Alfred Stieglitz
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Till Tantau
Till Tantau (born 1975) is a professor of theoretical computer science at the University of Lübeck. He created the Beamer class for LaTeX, which is widely used for presentations, and the PGF/TikZ pack...
Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen
Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen (10 October 1895 – 12 July 1945) was a German Generalfeldmarschall (Field Marshal) of the Luftwaffe (German Air Force) during the Second World War. Born in 1895 in...
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Heinz-Hermann Koelle
Heinz-Hermann Koelle (born 22 July 1925 Danzig, died 20 February 2011 in Berlin, Germany, 85 years old) was an aeronautical engineer who made the preliminary designs on the rocket that would emerge as...
Siegfried Knemeyer
Siegfried Knemeyer (5 April 1909 – 11 April 1979) was a German aeronautical engineer and aviator. He invented an early flight computer, was the Head of Technical Development for the Reichsluftfah...
Dennis Gabor
Dennis Gabor CBE, FRS (/ˈɡɑːbɔr, ɡəˈbɔr/; Hungarian: Gábor Dénes; 5 June 1900 – 8 February 1979) was a Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist, most notable for inventing holography, f...
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Eugene Wigner
Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner (Hungarian: Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995), was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He received a share of the Nobel Pri...
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Øivind Lorentzen
Øivind Lorentzen (14 October 1881 – 9 May 1980) was a Norwegian shipping magnate.
He was born in Holmestrand as a son of ship-owner Hans Ludvig Lorentzen (1840–1905) and Thala Margrethe Bredrup (1...
Georg Hans Madelung
Georg Hans Madelung (born 31 July 1889 in Rostock, died 17 August 1972 in Uffing) was a German academic and aeronautical engineer. Madelung studied at a several German Technical Universities before hi...
Thomas Norberg Schulz
Thomas Norberg Schulz (12 July 1866 – 28 May 1950) was a Norwegian engineer.He was born in Trondhjem as a son of attorney Laurentius Andreas Schulz and Christiane Wilhelmine Ulich. He was a brother of...
Johannes Mayer
Dr. rer. pol. Dr.-Ing. Johannes Mayer (6 September 1893 – 7 August 1963) was a German General of the Infantry, serving during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cr...
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Hans-Paul Schwefel
Hans-Paul Schwefel (born December 4, 1940 in Berlin) is a German computer scientist and professor emeritus at University of Dortmund (now Dortmund University of Technology), where he held the chair of...
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Fritz Gosslau
Fritz Gosslau (25 March 1898 – 1 December 1965) was a German engineer, known for his work on the V-1 flying bomb.
Gosslau was born in Berlin. In 1923, he completed his engineering studies b...
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Zora Arkus-Duntov
Zora Arkus-Duntov (December 25, 1909 – April 21, 1996) was a Belgian-born American engineer. His work on the Chevrolet Corvette earned him the nickname "Father of the Corvette."
Zora was born Zac...
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Kurt Tank
Kurt Waldemar Tank (February 24, 1898 – June 5, 1983) was a German aeronautical engineer and test pilot who led the design department at Focke-Wulf from 1931 to 1945. He was responsible for the creati...
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Plankalkül
Plankalkül ([ˈplaːnkalkyːl], "Plan Calculus") is a programming language designed for engineering purposes by Konrad Zuse between 1943 and 1945. It was the first high-level non-von Neumann programming...
The Jew of Linz
The Jew of Linz is a controversial 1998 book by Australian writer Kimberley Cornish. It alleges that the Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein had a profound effect on Adolf Hitler when they were b...
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Max Berg
Max Berg (17 April 1870 – 22 January 1947) was a German architect and urban planner.Berg was born in Stettin (Now Szczecin, Poland) in then-German Pomerania. He attended the Technical University in Ch...
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Adolf Slaby
Adolf Karl Heinrich Slaby (April 18, 1849 — April 6, 1913) was a German electronics pioneer and the first Professor of electro-technology at the Technical University of Berlin (1886).
Slab...
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Ion Gigurtu
Ion Gigurtu ([iˈon d͡ʒiˈɡurtu]; June 24, 1886 – November 24, 1959) was a Romanian politician, Land Forces officer, engineer and industrialist who served a brief term as Prime Minister from July 4 to S...
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Friedrich Christian Delius
Friedrich Christian Delius (born 1943) is an acclaimed German writer.He was born in Rome and grew up in Wehrda and Korbach in the state of Hesse. He studied German literature at the Free University an...
Coandă effect
The Coandă effect /ˈkwaːndə/ is the tendency of a fluid jet to be attracted to a nearby surface. The principle was named after Romanian aerodynamics pioneer Henri Coandă, who was the first to recogniz...
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Wittgenstein's Mistress
Wittgenstein's Mistress by David Markson is a highly stylized, experimental novel in the tradition of Samuel Beckett. The novel is mainly a series of statements made in the first person; the protagon...
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Alfred Stieglitz
Alfred Stieglitz (January 1, 1864 – July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form. In a...
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Paul Rosbaud
Paul Rosbaud (18 November 1896–28 January 1963), was a metallurgist and scientific adviser for Springer Verlag in Germany before and during World War II.He continued in science publishing after ...
Sospeter Muhongo
Sospeter M. Muhongo, FGSAf, FTWAS, FAAS, CGeol, EurGeol, MASSAf, FGIGE, MP (born 25 June 1954) is a Tanzanian geologist and a nominated member of the Tanzanian Parliament. He served as the Minister of...
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