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Karl Theodor Wilhelm Weierstrass (German: Weierstraß [ˈvaɪɐʃtʁaːs];[1] 31 October 1815 – 19 February 1897) wis a German mathematician eften citit as the "faither o modren analysis".

Karl Weierstrass
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Native name Karl Weierstraß
Born Karl Theodor Wilhelm Weierstraß
31 October 1815(1815-10-31)
Ostenfelde, Province o Westphalie, Kinrick o Proushie
Died 19 Februar 1897(1897-02-19) (aged 81)
Berlin, Province o Brandenburg, Kinrick o Proushie
Residence Germany
Naitionality German
Alma mater
Kent for
Awairds
Scientific career
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Gewerbeinstitut
Academic advisors Christoph Gudermann
Doctoral students

ReferencesEedit

  1. Duden. Das Aussprachewörterbuch. 7. Auflage. Bibliographisches Institut, Berlin 2015, ISBN 978-3-411-04067-4