Johann Andreas von Segner

1704 - 1777

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Jan Segner was a Hungarian mathematician who was the first professor of mathematics at Göttingen. He made substantial contributions to the theoery of Dynamics.
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Honours awarded to Johann Segner
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Fellow of the Royal Society1738
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