Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von Helmholtz

1821 - 1894

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Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (32 books/articles)

A Quotation

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. H L F Helmholtz Theory of music Prefaces
  2. H L F Helmholtz: Theory of Music Introduction

Honours awarded to Hermann von Helmholtz
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Fellow of the Royal Society1860
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1864
Royal Society Copley Medal1873
Planetary featuresCrater Cayley on Mars


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  1. NNDB
  2. E Katz
  1. University of Heidelberg (In German)

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