# Mathematician:Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

## Mathematician

Dutch physicist who shared the $1902$ Nobel Prize in Physics with Pieter Zeeman for the discovery and theoretical explanation of the Zeeman effect.

Also derived the transformation equations underpinning Albert Einstein's theory of special relativity.

Dutch

## History

• Born: 18 July 1853 in Arnhem, Netherlands
• Died: 4 February 1928 in Haarlem, Netherlands

## Publications

• 1900: Considerations on Gravitation
• 1927 -- 31: Lectures on Theoretical Physics (vol. I–III),