Ernst Holder
Ernst Hölder (born April 2, 1901 in Leipzig ; † June 30, 1990 in Mainz ) was a German mathematician.
Life
The son of the Leipzig mathematician Otto Hölder received his education at the Königin-Carola-Gymnasium , which he left in 1920 with the school leaving certificate. He then studied at the University of Leipzig and received his doctorate here in 1926 under Leon Lichtenstein with the dissertation of equilibrium figures of rotating liquids with surface tension as a Dr. rer. nat. He then worked as an assistant, from 1929 as a private lecturer at the Mathematical Institute in Leipzig. From 1939 to 1945 he worked at the Aviation Research Institute in Braunschweig. From 1946 to 1957 he was director of the Mathematical Institute at the University of Leipzig. Then he accepted a position at the University of Mainz .
Act
Hölder mainly worked in the field of mathematical physics. In Leipzig he continued the Lichtenstein School.
Memberships
Hölder was a member of the Saxon Academy of Sciences from 1948 and of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina from 1952 . In 1955 he was elected a full member of what was then the German Academy of Sciences in Berlin .
literature
- Obituary for Ernst Hölder. In: Yearbook of the Saxon Academy of Sciences 1989–1990. Pp. 255-259.
- Herbert Beckert : Ernst Hölder and mathematical physics. In: Herbert Beckert, Horst Schumann (Hrsg.): 100 Years of Mathematical Seminar at the Karl Marx University of Leipzig. Berlin 1981, pp. 245-252.
- Hans-Joachim Girlich , Karl-Heinz Schlote : The development of mathematics at the University of Leipzig. Preprint ( Memento from June 13, 2007 in the Internet Archive ) (PDF; 275 kB) to: Contribution to the history of the University of Leipzig (1409–2009), Volume 4: History of the faculties.
- Short biography for: Hölder, Ernst Otto . In: Who was who in the GDR? 5th edition. Volume 1. Ch. Links, Berlin 2010, ISBN 978-3-86153-561-4 .
Web links
- Literature by and about Ernst Hölder in the catalog of the German National Library
- Entry in the Mathematics Genealogy Project
- Ernst Hölder in the professorial catalog of the University of Leipzig
Individual evidence
- ^ Johann Hauptmann: Alphabetical index of former Carolaner , in: Twenty-five anniversary of the Queen Carola high school in Leipzig 1927 , Leipzig 1927, p. 25
personal data | |
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SURNAME | Holder, Ernst |
ALTERNATIVE NAMES | Holder, Ernst Otto |
BRIEF DESCRIPTION | German mathematician |
DATE OF BIRTH | April 2, 1901 |
PLACE OF BIRTH | Leipzig |
DATE OF DEATH | June 30, 1990 |
Place of death | Mainz |