Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Vojislav Gregorius AvakumovićMathematical Analysis
Reinhold Baer1927 Hellmuth Kneser (grad student)
I. Paul Bernays1912 Edmund Landau (grad student)
Friedrich Wilhelm BesselAstronomy1810 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student)
Ludwig BieberbachComplex analysis1910 Felix Christian Klein (grad student)
Carl Anton Bjerknes18551856 Gustav Peter Lejeune Dirichlet (grad student), Bernhard Riemann (grad student)
Maxime Bôcher1891 Felix Christian Klein (grad student)
Oskar Bolza1886 Felix Christian Klein (grad student)
Ladislaus BortkiewiczPoisson distribution1892 Wilhelm Lexis (grad student)
Heinz Otto CordesClassical analysis1952 Franz Rellich (grad student)
Richard Courantmathematics1910 David Hilbert (grad student)
Julius Wilhelm Richard Dedekind1852 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student)
Max Wilhelm DehnTopology1900 David Hilbert (grad student)
Gustav Peter Lejeune Dirichlet
Enno Heeren Dirksen1820 Bernhard Friedrich Thibaut (grad student)
Erik Edlund1847 Wilhelm Eduard Weber (post-doc)
William Feller1926 Richard Courant (grad student)
Ernst Wilhelm FiedlerMathematics1885 Felix Christian Klein (grad student)
Kurt Otto Friedrichs1925 Richard Courant (grad student)
Carl Gauß (Gauss)Mathematics1832 Wilhelm Eduard Weber (collaborator)
Christian Ludwig GerlingGeodetics1812 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student)
Jakob GrommerFunctional Analysis, General Relativity, Unified Field Theory Mathematics1914 David Hilbert (grad student)
Christoph Gudermann1841 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student), Bernhard Friedrich Thibaut (research assistant)
Alfred Haar1909 David Hilbert (grad student)
Georg Karl Wilhelm Hamel1901 David Hilbert (grad student)
Adolf Hammerstein1919 Edmund Landau (grad student)
Mellen Woodman Haskell1890 Felix Christian Klein (grad student)
Robert Haussnermathematics1888 Ernst Christian Julius Schering (grad student), Hermann Amandus Schwarz (grad student)
Erich Hecke1910 David Hilbert (grad student)
Gustav Ferdinand Joseph HerglotzMathematics, Theoretical Physics, Astronomy
David HilbertMathematics
Dunham Jackson Mathematics Edmund Landau (grad student)
Abraham Gotthelf KästnerMathematics, poetry
Oliver D. Kellogg1902 David Hilbert (grad student)
Felix Christian KleinMathematics1871 Rudolf Friedrich Alfred Clebsch (post-doc)
Georg Simon KlügelMathematics and physics1763 Abraham Gotthelf Kästner (grad student)
Hellmuth Kneser1921 David Hilbert (grad student)
Jurjen Ferdinand Koksma1930 Edmund Landau (post-doc)
Robert Johann Maria Königpure mathematics1907 David Hilbert (grad student)
Christine Ladd-Franklinpsychophysics, color vision, mathematics, logic1891 Georg Elias Müller (research scientist)
Edmund Landau
Saunders Mac Lane1934 Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl (grad student), I. Paul Bernays (grad student)
Hans Lewy1925 Richard Courant (grad student)
Wilhelm LexisFounder of the field of insurance
Johann Benedikt Listingphysiological optics1834 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student)
Hanfried LudloffFluid mechanics19221925 Ludwig Prandtl (grad student)
Günther LudwigTheoretical physics19461948 Richard Becker (post-doc)
Wilhelm Maak
Heinrich Maschke1880 Hermann Amandus Schwarz (grad student), Johann Benedikt Listing (grad student)
Charles Max Masondifferential equations, the calculus of variations, electromagnetic theory1903 David Hilbert (grad student)
Johann Tobias Meyer Abraham Gotthelf Kästner (grad student)
Hermann Minkowskinumber theory
August Ferdinand MöbiusMöbius strip18131814 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (research assistant)
Jürgen Kurt Moserdynamical systems, celestial mechanics, partial differential equations, nonlinear functional analysis, differential and complex geometry, and the calculus of variations1952 Carl Ludwig Siegel (grad student), Franz Rellich (grad student)
Otto Eduard Neugebauerhistory of mathematics1926 Richard Courant (grad student)
Alexander Markovich Ostrowski1920 Felix Christian Klein (grad student), Edmund Landau (grad student)
Paul Painlevé1886 Hermann Amandus Schwarz (research assistant), Felix Christian Klein (research assistant)
Johann Friedrich PfaffMathematics17851787 Abraham Gotthelf Kästner (post-doc), Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (post-doc), Johann Elert Bode (grad student)
Ludwig PrandtlFluid mechanics
Hans Adolph Rademacher math1916 Constantin Caratheodory (grad student)
Franz Rellich1929 Richard Courant (grad student)
Bernhard Riemann1851 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student)
Ernst Christian Julius Schering1857 Wilhelm Eduard Weber (grad student)
Erhard Schmidtapplied mathematics1905 David Hilbert (grad student)
Heinrich Christian Schumacher18081809 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (post-doc)
Carl Ludwig Siegel1920 Edmund Landau (grad student)
Andreas Speiser1909 Hermann Minkowski (grad student), David Hilbert (grad student)
Hugo Dyonizy Steinhaus1911 David Hilbert (grad student)
Moritz Abraham Stern1829 Carl Gauß (Gauss) (grad student)
Bernhard Friedrich Thibaut1796 Abraham Gotthelf Kästner (grad student), Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (grad student)
Otto Toeplitz
Johannes Gualtherus van der Corput1920 Edmund Landau (post-doc)
Bartel L. van der WaerdenAlgebraic geometry, history of mathematics and astronomy1927 David Hilbert (post-doc), Emmy Noether (research assistant)
Karl Christian von LangsdorfApplied mathematics, engineering17741776 Abraham Gotthelf Kästner (research assistant)
John L. von NeumannMathematics David Hilbert (post-doc)
Horst Georg Julius Alfred von Sanden1908 Carl Runge (grad student)
Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl1908 David Hilbert (grad student)
Norbert Wiener David Hilbert (post-doc)