Paul Ehrenfest

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Ph.D. Universität Wien 1904 Austria
Dissertation: Die Bewegung starrer Körper in Flüssigkeiten und die Mechanik von Hertz [English: The Motion of Rigid Bodies in Fluids and the Mechanics of Hertz]
Mathematics Subject Classification: 70—Mechanics of particles and systems

Advisor: Ludwig Boltzmann

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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Johannes BurgersUniversiteit Leiden1918216
Hendrik CasimirUniversiteit Leiden193133
Dirk CosterUniversiteit Leiden192226
Henri FlorinUniversiteit Leiden1934
Samuel GoudsmitUniversiteit Leiden19274
Hendrik KramersUniversiteit Leiden1919171
Roelf KransUniversiteit Leiden1931
Arend RutgersUniversiteit Leiden1930
Jan TinbergenUniversiteit Leiden192922
Jan TreslingUniversiteit Leiden1919
George UhlenbeckUniversiteit Leiden1927100

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