69 Notable alumni of
Dresden University of Technology

The Dresden University of Technology is 827th in the world, 280th in Europe, and 35th in Germany by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 69 notable alumni from the Dresden University of Technology sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Heinrich Rudolf Hertz

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    Heinrich Rudolf Hertz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1857-1894 (aged 37)
    Occupations
    physicistphilosopherinventorengineeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Heinrich Rudolf Hertz was a German physicist who first conclusively proved the existence of the electromagnetic waves predicted by James Clerk Maxwell's equations of electromagnetism. The unit of frequency, cycle per second, was named the "hertz" in his honor.

  2. Maria Reiche

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    Maria Reiche
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1903-1998 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    archaeologistmathematicianlanguage teacher
    Biography

    Maria Reiche Grosse-Neumann was a German-born Peruvian mathematician, archaeologist, and technical translator. She is known for her research into the Nazca Lines, which she first saw in 1941 together with American historian Paul Kosok. Known as the "Lady of the Lines", Reiche made the documentation, preservation and public dissemination of the Nazca Lines her life's work.

  3. Adolf Loos

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    Adolf Loos
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1870-1933 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    architectwriterarchitecture critic
    Biography

    Adolf Franz Karl Viktor Maria Loos was an Austrian architect and influential European theorist of modern architecture. His essay Ornament and Crime advocated smooth and clear surfaces in contrast to the lavish decorations of the fin de siècle, as well as the more modern aesthetic principles of the Vienna Secession, exemplified in his design of Looshaus, Vienna. Loos became a pioneer of modern architecture and contributed a body of theory and criticism of Modernism in architecture and design and developed the "Raumplan" (literally spatial plan) method of arranging interior spaces, exemplified in Villa Müller in Prague.

  4. Katja Kipping

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    Katja Kipping
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    politicianslavicist
    Biography

    Katja Kipping is a German politician of The Left and member of the Bundestag representing Saxony. She was co-chairperson of The Left from 2012 to 2021 alongside Bernd Riexinger.

  5. Michael Kretschmer

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    Michael Kretschmer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Michael Kretschmer is a German CDU politician. He has been Minister President of Saxony since 13 December 2017.

  6. Stanislaw Tillich

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    Stanislaw Tillich
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Stanislaw Tillich is a German politician of the CDU. He served as the 3rd Minister President of Saxony from 2008 to 2017. From 1 November 2015 until 31 October 2016 he was President of the Bundesrat and ex officio deputy to the President of Germany. Tillich is of Sorbian ethnicity and lives in Panschwitz-Kuckau (Pančicy-Kukow), which is 35 kilometres north-east of Dresden near Kamenz.

  7. Reiner Haseloff

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    Reiner Haseloff
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politicianphysicist
    Biography

    Reiner Haseloff is a German politician who serves as the Minister President of Saxony-Anhalt. On 9 October 2020, he was elected President of the Bundesrat. His one-year term started on 1 November 2020.

  8. Karl Schmidt-Rottluff

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    Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1884-1976 (aged 92)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    1905-1906 studied architecture
    Occupations
    sculptorpainteruniversity teachergraphic artistillustrator
    Biography

    Karl Schmidt-Rottluff was a German expressionist painter and printmaker; he was one of the four founders of the artist group Die Brücke.

  9. Evgeny Paton

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    Evgeny Paton
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1870-1953 (aged 83)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    Studied in 1894
    Occupations
    civil engineerengineeruniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Professor Evgeny Oscarovich Paton was a Ukrainian and Soviet engineer of Ukrainian descent who established the E. O. Paton Electric Welding Institute in Kyiv. Paton was a people's deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union (1946–1953). He was the father of Borys Paton.

  10. Lilia Skala

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    Lilia Skala
    Born in
    Austria Flag Austria
    Years
    1896-1994 (aged 98)
    Occupations
    stage actorfilm actortelevision actorarchitect
    Biography

    Lilia Skala was an Austrian-American architect and actress. She is perhaps best known for her role in the film Lilies of the Field (1963), for which she received critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination. During her career, Skala was also nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and a Primetime Emmy Award.

  11. Uwe Tellkamp

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    Uwe Tellkamp
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    physicianphysician writernovelistscreenwriter
    Biography

    Uwe Tellkamp is a German writer and physician. He practised medicine until 2004. Before the fall of communism, he was enlisted in the National People's Army as a tank commander and imprisoned when he refused to break up a demonstration in October 1989. Until the fall of the German Democratic Republic shortly after, he was prohibited from studying medicine.

  12. Slavoljub Eduard Penkala

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    Slavoljub Eduard Penkala
    Born in
    Slovakia Flag Slovakia
    Years
    1871-1922 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    inventorengineer
    Biography

    Slavoljub Eduard Penkala was a Croatian engineer and inventor of Dutch-Polish descent.

  13. Martin Dulig

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    Martin Dulig
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Martin Dulig is a German politician for the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD). Until 20 December 2019 he has been the Saxon State Minister of Labor and Traffic and Deputy Minister President of Saxony in the governments of Stanislaw Tillich III and Michael Kretschmer. On 20 December 2019, Michael Kretschmer appointed a new cabinet, with Dulig continuing his role as State Minister for Economy, which he has held since 13 November 2014, in the governments of Stanislaw Tillich III and Michael Kretschmer and he was appointed Second Deputy Minister of Saxony.

  14. Carsten Borchgrevink

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    Carsten Borchgrevink
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1864-1934 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    explorer
    Biography

    Carsten Egeberg Borchgrevink was an Anglo-Norwegian polar explorer and a pioneer of modern Antarctic travel. He was the precursor of Sir Robert Falcon Scott, Sir Ernest Shackleton, Roald Amundsen, and others associated with the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration. From 1898 to 1900, he led the British-financed Southern Cross expedition, which established a new Farthest South record at 78° 50'S.

  15. Albert Renger-Patzsch

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    Albert Renger-Patzsch
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1897-1966 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    photographer
    Biography

    Albert Renger-Patzsch was a German photographer associated with the New Objectivity.

  16. Marco Wanderwitz

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    Marco Wanderwitz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Marco Wanderwitz, is a German lawyer and politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU). Since 2018, he has been serving as Parliamentary States Secretary in the government of Chancellor Angela Merkel.

  17. Julia Bonk

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    Julia Bonk
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Julia Bonk is a former Left Party politician in the Landtag of Saxony from 2004 to 2014. Elected at age 18, she became the youngest member of a parliament in Germany.

  18. Josef Duchač

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    Josef Duchač
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Josef Duchac is a German politician (CDU).

  19. Arnold Vaatz

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    Arnold Vaatz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    1976-1981 studied mathematics
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Arnold Vaatz is a German politician. Born in Weida, Thuringia, he represents the CDU. Arnold Vaatz has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Saxony since 1998.

  20. Friedrich Weinbrenner

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    Friedrich Weinbrenner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1766-1826 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    architectuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Friedrich Weinbrenner was a German architect and city planner admired for his mastery of classical style.

  21. Reinhard Höppner

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    Reinhard Höppner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1948-2014 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    mathematicianpoliticianliterary editor
    Biography

    Reinhard Höppner was a German politician (SPD) and writer.

  22. Theodor Pallady

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    Theodor Pallady
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    Years
    1871-1956 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Theodor Pallady was a Romanian painter.

  23. Reimund Neugebauer

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    Reimund Neugebauer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    university teacherengineer
    Biography

    Reimund Neugebauer is a German mechanical engineer and professor who has been working in the field of machine tools and forming processes. On 1 October 2012 he took office as the tenth President of the Fraunhofer Society, the largest research organization in Europe, from his predecessor Hans-Jörg Bullinger.

  24. Johann Andreas Schubert

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    Johann Andreas Schubert
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1808-1870 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    engineeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Johann-Andreas Schubert was a German general engineer (Universalingenieur), designer and university lecturer.

  25. Max Littmann

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    Max Littmann
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1862-1931 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    architectuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Max Littmann was a German architect.

  26. Friedrich Traun

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    Friedrich Traun
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1876-1908 (aged 32)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    1895-1899 graduated with doctorate
    Occupations
    tennis playermiddle-distance runnerathletics competitorsprinter
    Biography

    Friedrich Adolf Traun was a German athlete and tennis player. Born into a wealthy family, he participated in the 1896 Summer Olympics and won a gold medal in men's doubles. He committed suicide after being accused of fathering a child out of wedlock.

  27. Johann Georg von Soldner

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    Johann Georg von Soldner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1776-1833 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    physicistmathematicianastronomer
    Biography

    Johann Georg von Soldner was a German physicist, mathematician and astronomer, first in Berlin and later in 1808 in Munich.

  28. Julius Kühn

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    Julius Kühn
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1825-1910 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    botanistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Julius Gotthelf Kühn was a German academic and agronomist and he is one of the founders of Plant Pathology. Kuhn's father was a land owner and he gained experience in agriculture and botany on his father's land. He was trained in Bonn, starting at age 30 and was awarded his doctorate, which focused on diseases of beet and canola at Leipzig. In 1862, he became a professor of agriculture at the University of Halle. Kuhn published more than 70 papers on mycology and plant pathology over the course of his career.

  29. Rainer Ortleb

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    Rainer Ortleb
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teacherengineer
    Biography

    Rainer Ortleb is German academic and politician.

  30. Erik von Frenckell

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    Erik von Frenckell
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1887-1977 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    politicianengineersportspersoncivil servant
    Biography

    Erik von Frenckell was a Swedish-speaking Finnish nobleman, member of the Parliament of Finland, member of the International Olympic Committee and a vice president of the International Football Association FIFA.

  31. Carl Enckell

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    Carl Enckell
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1876-1959 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomat
    Biography

    Carl Johan Alexis Enckell was a Finnish politician, diplomat, officer and businessman.

  32. Herbert Seifert

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    Herbert Seifert
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1907-1996 (aged 89)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    Studied in 1926
    Occupations
    mathematiciantopologistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Herbert Karl Johannes Seifert was a German mathematician known for his work in topology.

  33. Constanze Angela Krehl

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    Constanze Angela Krehl
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Constanze Angela Krehl is a German politician and Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Germany. She is a member of the Social Democratic Party, part of the Party of European Socialists.

  34. Stephan Kühn

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    Stephan Kühn
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    Studied in 2008
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Stephan Kühn is a German politician of Alliance 90/The Greens whoh served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Saxony from 2009 until 2020. Since 2020, he has been serving as part of the city administration of Dresden.

  35. Eduard Friedrich Eversmann

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    Eduard Friedrich Eversmann
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1794-1860 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    explorerlepidopteristbotanistuniversity teacherornithologist
    Biography

    Alexander Eduard Friedrich Eversmann was a Prussian biologist and explorer.

  36. Walter Andrae

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    Walter Andrae
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1875-1956 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    anthropologistart historianarchaeologistarchitectural historianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Walter Andrae was a German archaeologist and architect born near Leipzig.

  37. Franz Dischinger

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    Franz Dischinger
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1887-1953 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    civil engineeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Franz Dischinger was a pioneering German civil and structural engineer, responsible for the development of the modern cable-stayed bridge. He was also a pioneer of the use of prestressed concrete, patenting the technique of external prestressing (where the prestressing bars or tendons are not encased in the concrete) in 1934.

  38. Steffen Heidrich

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    Steffen Heidrich
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Steffen Heidrich is a German former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder.

  39. Manfred Grund

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    Manfred Grund
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    1976-1980 graduated with Diplom in electrical engineering
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Manfred Grund is a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU).

  40. Wilhelm Knabe

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    Wilhelm Knabe
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1923-2021 (aged 98)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    Studied in 1946-1950
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teacherecologist
    Biography

    Wilhelm Knabe was a German ecologist, pacifist, civil servant and politician, remembered as a founding member of the Green Party in Germany, and a pioneer of conservation of the environment who shaped the party for decades.

  41. Rudolf Friedrichs

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    Rudolf Friedrichs
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1892-1947 (aged 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rudolf Friedrichs was a German politician who served as the Minister-President of Saxony in the German Democratic Republic from 1945 to his death.

  42. Eleonore Trefftz

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    Eleonore Trefftz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1920-2017 (aged 97)
    Occupations
    physicist
    Biography

    Eleonore Trefftz was a German physicist known for her work on molecular and nuclear physics. She was appointed as a Scientific Member of the Max Planck Institute for Physics and Astrophysics in 1971.

  43. Martin Grothkopp

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    Martin Grothkopp
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    bobsledderathletics competitor
    Biography

    Martin Grothkopp is a German bobsledder. He competed in the four-man event at the 2018 Winter Olympics, winning the gold medal.

  44. Gerhard Pohl

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    Gerhard Pohl
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1937-2012 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Gerhard Pohl was a German politician and a member of the East German CDU. He served as Minister of Economics from April to August 1990, in the cabinet of Lothar de Maizière.

  45. Oliver Wehner

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    Oliver Wehner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Oliver Wehner is a German politician (CDU). He is the member of the Saxon State Parliament from 2009.

  46. Heinz Schlicke

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    Heinz Schlicke
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1912-2006 (aged 94)
    Biography

    Heinz Schlicke, German-born engineer and author, an Operation Paperclip scientist, and engineer at the Allen-Bradley Co. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

  47. Bernhard von Cotta

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    Bernhard von Cotta
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1808-1879 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    geologistwriteruniversity teachercartographerbotanist
    Biography

    Carl Bernhard von Cotta, known as Bernhard von Cotta, was a German geologist.

  48. Günter Baumann

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    Günter Baumann
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Günter Helmut Baumann is a German politician and member of the CDU. An engineer by profession, Baumann has been a member of the Christian Democratic Union (East Germany) since 1972 until that party merged with its West German counterpart in 1990. From 1990 to 1998 he served as the mayor of Jöhstadt. Since 1998, he has been a directly elected member of the Bundestag, representing the constituencies of Annaberg – Stollberg – Zschopau (1998-2002), Annaberg – Aue-Schwarzenberg (2002 - 2009) and Erzgebirgskreis I since 2009.

  49. Johann Coaz

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    Johann Coaz
    Born in
    Belgium Flag Belgium
    Years
    1822-1918 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    botanistcartographer
    Biography

    Johann Wilhelm Fortunat Coaz was a Swiss forester, topographer and mountaineer from Graubünden. In 1850 he made the first ascent of Piz Bernina, the highest mountain in the Eastern Alps. He also gave Piz Bernina its name, after the eponymous pass.

  50. Bernhard Thalheim

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    Bernhard Thalheim
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    mathematiciancomputer scientistengineeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Bernhard Karl Thalheim is a German computer scientist and Professor of Information Systems Engineering at the University of Kiel who is known for conceptual modeling and its theoretical foundational contributions.

  51. Günther Landgraf

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    Günther Landgraf
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1928-2006 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    physicistpedagogueuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Günther Landgraf was a German physicist and, from 1990 till 1994, President of Technische Universität Dresden.

  52. Reinhart Heinrich

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    Reinhart Heinrich
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1946-2006 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    university teacherwriterbiophysicist
    Biography

    Reinhart Heinrich was a Germanbiophysicist.

  53. Alwin Walther

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    Alwin Walther
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1898-1967 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    mathematicianuniversity teacherengineer
    Biography

    Alwin Oswald Walther was a German mathematician, engineer and professor. He is one of the pioneers of mechanical computing technology in Germany.

  54. Agnes Sjöberg

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    Agnes Sjöberg
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1888-1964 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    veterinarian
    Biography

    Agnes Hildegard Sjöberg was a Finnish veterinarian. She graduated as a veterinarian and as the first woman in Europe and likely the first woman in the world to defend her PhD in veterinary medicine. During her career, Sjöberg worked as a municipal veterinarian in Somero and Närpiö and held a private reception for a long time. Sjöberg was subjected to prejudice and discrimination by colleagues, and her pioneering work as a female veterinarian was not recognized until much after her death.

  55. Arthur Meinig

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    Arthur Meinig
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1853-1904 (aged 51)
    Enrolled in the Dresden University of Technology
    Studied in 1875
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Arthur Meinig was a German-born Hungarian architect. He was born in Waldheim, Saxony on 7 November 1853 and died in Budapest on 14 September 1904. After studying in Dresden, he worked for architects Fellner and Helmer in Vienna. In 1883 he moved to Budapest and soon became the favorite architect of Hungarian aristocracy. He created buildings in the styles of Neo-Gothic, Neo-Renaissance, and especially in Neobaroque.

  56. Carl Theodor Albrecht

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    Carl Theodor Albrecht
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1843-1915 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    astronomergeodesist
    Biography

    Carl Theodor Albrecht was a German astronomer.

  57. Hans Hübner

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    Hans Hübner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1837-1884 (aged 47)
    Occupations
    chemistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Hans Hübner was a German chemist. He was the son of painter Julius Hübner (1806–1882).

  58. Hans Dresig

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    Hans Dresig
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1937-2018 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    engineerteachernon-fiction writeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Hans Dresig was a German Professor for Applied mechanics and Theory of Mechanisms and Machines.

  59. Victoria Angelova

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    Victoria Angelova
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1902-1947 (aged 45)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Victoria Angelova Vinarova was one of the first female architects of Bulgaria. She is credited with having built the first modern, national art gallery in the Balkans.

  60. Rudolph Hering

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    Rudolph Hering
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1847-1923 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    chemistcivil engineer
    Biography

    Rudolph Hering was a founder of modern environmental technology.

  61. Olav Heggstad

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    Olav Heggstad
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1877-1954 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    civil engineer
    Biography

    Olav Heggstad was a Norwegian civil engineer and professor at the Norwegian Institute of Technology.

  62. Benjamín Máximo Laguna y Villanueva

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    Benjamín Máximo Laguna y Villanueva
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1822-1902 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    botanistforestry engineer
    Biography

    Benjamín Máximo Laguna y Villanueva was a Spanish botanist and entomologist.

  63. Klaus Jacob

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    Klaus Jacob
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    rower
    Biography

    Klaus Jacob is a German rower who competed for East Germany in the 1968 Summer Olympics.

  64. Sergej Flach

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    Sergej Flach
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Occupations
    theoretical physicist
    Biography

    Sergej Flach is a theoretical physicist whose research has spanned a number of scientific fields in his career. With about 200 publications to his name, his research has been cited over 12,000 times giving him an h-index of 50 and i10-index of 149. He is a member of the American Physical Society, German Physical Society, Korean Physical Society, and New Zealand Institute of Physics. He is an editorial board member of Chaos and was an editorial board member of Physical Review E (2009-2011).

  65. Jens Dunker

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    Jens Dunker
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1892-1981 (aged 89)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Jens Gram Dunker was a Norwegian architect. He was noted for his work in the transition between neo-classicism and functionalism in Norwegian architecture. Dunker made significant contributions to Norwegian functionalism through different types of buildings: townhouses, housing blocks, townhouses, villas, theaters and hotels.

  66. Peter Østbye

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    Peter Østbye
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1855-1943 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    translatorphilologist
    Biography

    Peter Nielsen Østbye was a Norwegian philologist and academic administrator. He taught classical languages and was a proponent of learning the Latin language. He was an education official at Fredrikstad between 1894-1910 and at Drammen between 1910-1926. He is principally known for his translations of Homer's epic poems, the Iliad and the Odyssey from Ancient Greek into Norwegian.

  67. Hassa Horn

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    Hassa Horn
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1873-1968 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    politicianengineerarchitectNordic combined skier
    Biography

    Hans Thomas "Hassa" Horn was a Norwegian road engineer, industrialist, sports official and politician for the Conservative Party.

  68. Augustin Paus

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    Augustin Paus
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1881-1945 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    engineerchief executive officerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Augustin Thoresen Paus was a Norwegian engineer and industrial leader in the hydropower industry. From 1918 he led the construction of the hydroelectric power plant at Rånåsfoss, one of the largest in Europe. Following the construction of the plant, he was the first managing director of Akershus Energi from 1922 until his death in 1945. He was "one of the most prominent leaders in the Norwegian energy industry" until his death.

  69. Bernhard Brænne

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    Bernhard Brænne
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    Years
    1854-1927 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Bernhard Cornelius Brænne was a Norwegian factory owner and member of the Norwegian Parliament with the Conservative Party.