Universität Leipzig

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Edoardo Amaldislow neutrons1931 Edward Teller (post-doc)
Leopold Friedrich Anton AmbronnAstronomy1880 Karl Christian Bruhns (research assistant)
Erich BaggeNuclear Physics1938 Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student)
Felix Blochnuclear induction1928 Peter J. W. Debye (grad student)
Karl Christian BruhnsAstronomy
Heinrich Bruns
Edgar Buckinghamsoil physics, Hydrology1893 Wilhelm Friedrich Ostwald (grad student)
Harold CarpenterMetallurgy1898 Johannes Wislicenus (grad student)
William David Coolidge1899 Paul Karl Ludwig Drude (grad student)
Peter J. W. DebyePhysical chemistry, structural chemistry
Stefan Doege (Döge)ultracold neutrons, neutron physics, cryogenics, deuterium, renewable energy, three-phase liquids
Ugo FanoTheoretical physics19361937 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
August Otto FöpplElectromagnetic induction18831886 Gustav Heinrich Wiedemann (grad student), Felix Christian Klein (grad student), Heinrich Bruns (grad student)
Alexander FriedmannCosmology1914 Vilhelm Friman Koren Bjerknes (post-doc)
Eugene GuthPolymers, Theoretical Physics1931 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Otto HalpernTheoretical physics19281930 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Wilhelm Gottlieb Hankelchemistry and physics
Johannes Franz Hartmann1891 Heinrich Bruns (grad student)
Christian August HausenMathematics, electricity
Werner Heisenbergphysics (quantum mechanics)
Ejnar Hertzsprungastronomy19011902 Wilhelm Friedrich Ostwald (post-doc)
William Vermillion Houstonspectroscopy and the theory of electrons in atoms and solids1927 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Friedrich Hermann HundTheoretical physics
Adolf HurwitzMathematics1881 Felix Christian Klein (grad student)
Josef A. KäsSoft Matter Physics
Fritz KirchnerDiffraction, nuclear physics
Bernhard KockelTheoretical Physics1936 Werner Heisenberg (grad student), Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student)
Christoph Meurer
Johannes Muelmenstaedtclimate, clouds, aerosols
Philipp Müller
Hugo F. Neuertnuclear physics1935 Fritz Kirchner (grad student), Werner Heisenberg (grad student)
Edward Leamington Nichols18751876 Gustav Heinrich Wiedemann (research assistant)
Arnold Theodore Nordsieckphysics19351937 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Rudolf Ernst PeierlsPhysics19281929 Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student), Peter J. W. Debye (grad student), Werner Heisenberg (research assistant)
George Placzek19301931 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc), Peter J. W. Debye (post-doc)
Theodor Schmidt1934 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Arnold Johannes Friedrich Siegertstatistical mechanics1934 Werner Heisenberg (grad student), Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student)
Moritz Steinmetz
Harald Ulrik Sverdrup1917 Vilhelm Friman Koren Bjerknes (grad student)
Serban TiteicaPhysics1934 Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student)
Sin-Itiro Tomonaga19371939 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Edwin Albrecht Uehlingquantum theory of transport processes, effect of vacuum polarization, condensed matter physics in particular the theory of ferroelectricity19331934 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Hugo von SeeligerAstronomy1872 Karl Christian Bruhns (grad student)
Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker1933 Friedrich Hermann Hund (grad student), Werner Heisenberg (grad student)
Wilhelm Eduard Weberacoustics, electromagnetism1825 Ernst Heinrich Weber (research assistant)
Christian Samuel WeissCrystallography1801 Abraham Gottlob Werner (grad student)
Abraham Gottlob WernerGeology, mineralogy1774 Johann Carl Gehler (grad student)
Johann Wichmannshausenoriental philology1685 Otto Mencke (grad student), August Hermann Francke (research assistant)
Gian-Carlo Wicktheoretical physics1931 Werner Heisenberg (post-doc)
Gustav Heinrich WiedemannThermal conductivity of various metals
Karl Eugen Julius WirtzNeutron and Nuclear reactor physics1937 Karl Friedrich Bonhoeffer (post-doc)