Heinrich Ferdinand Scherk

1798 - 1885

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Heinrich Scherk was a mathematician born in what is now Poland who discovered an important example of a minimal surface
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List of References (4 books/articles)

A Poster of Heinrich Scherk

Mathematicians born in the same country

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  1. University of Halle
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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