Rudolf Peierls

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Ph.D. Universität Leipzig 1929 Germany
Dissertation: Zur kinetischen Theorie der Waermeleitung
Mathematics Subject Classification: 80—Classical thermodynamics, heat transfer

Advisor: Werner Karl Heisenberg
Advisor 2: Friedrich Hund
Advisor 3: Peter Joseph William Debye

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Bell, JohnUniversity of Birmingham1956
Boya Balet, LuisUniversitat de Barcelona196468
Brenner, SheilaUniversity of Birmingham19544
Flowers, BrianUniversity of Birmingham1953
Hoyle, FredUniversity of Cambridge217
MacDowell, SamuelUniversity of Birmingham1958
Preston, MelvinUniversity of Birmingham19491
Reading, JohnUniversity of Birmingham1964
Salpeter, EdwinUniversity of Birmingham194821
Scheffler, BernhardUniversity of Oxford19701
Swiatecki, WladyslawUniversity of Birmingham19502

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