# Mathematician:Paul Koebe

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## Mathematician

German-born mathematician who dealt exclusively with the complex numbers.

His most important results were on the uniformization of Riemann surfaces.

## Nationality

German

## History

- Born: 15 February 1882 in Luckenwalde, Germany
- Died: 6 August 1945 in Leipzig, Germany

## Theorems and Definitions

- Koebe Constant
- Koebe Function
- Koebe Quarter Theorem
- Koebe-Andreev-Thurston Theorem (with E.M. Andreev and William Thurston) (also known as the Circle Packing Theorem)

Results named for **Paul Koebe** can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for **Paul Koebe** can be found here.

## Publications

## Also known as

Some sources give his name as **Köbe**.