Jacobi, Carl Gustav Jacob
|born on||10 December 1804|
|Place||Potsdam, Germany, 52n24, 13e04|
|Timezone||LMT m13e04 (is local mean time)|
German mathematician, who made fundamental contributions to elliptic functions, dynamics, differential equations, and number theory. Jacobi was the first Jewish mathematician to be appointed professor at a German university.
In 1836, he had been elected a foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
He died 18 February 1851.
Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified it to 18.26.44 LMT
- Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics
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