Mathematician:Edmund Georg Hermann Landau

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Mathematician

German mathematician who worked in the fields of number theory and complex analysis.

Suffered, as did (and still do) so many others, at the hands of the Nazi regime.

What made this particularly poignant is that a considerable amount of his persecution was at the hands of one of his students, Oswald Teichmüller.


Nationality

German


History

  • Born: 14 February 1877 in Berlin, Germany
  • Died: 19 February 1938 in Berlin, Germany


Theorems and Definitions


Publications

  • 1909: Handbuch der Lehre von der Verteilung der Primzahlen (2 volumes)
  • 1927: Vorlesungen über Zahlentheorie (Lectures on Number Theory)


Sources