Hermann Amandus Schwarz

1843 - 1921

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Hermann Schwarz worked on the conformal mapping of polyhedral surfaces onto the spherical surface and on a problem of the calculus of variation, namely surfaces of least area.
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Honours awarded to Hermann Schwarz
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LMS Honorary Member1892


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