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

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Burgers, JohannesUniversiteit Leiden1918245
Kramers, HendrikUniversiteit Leiden1919887
Tresling, JanUniversiteit Leiden1919
Coster, DirkUniversiteit Leiden192226
Goudsmit, SamuelUniversiteit Leiden19279
Uhlenbeck, GeorgeUniversiteit Leiden1927159
Tinbergen, JanUniversiteit Leiden1929734
Rutgers, ArendUniversiteit Leiden1930
Casimir, HendrikUniversiteit Leiden193138
Krans, RoelfUniversiteit Leiden1931
Florin, HenriUniversiteit Leiden1934

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