#176 Overall Influence

Felix Klein

German mathematician, author of the Erlangen Program

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Christian Felix Klein was a German mathematician and mathematics educator, known for his work with group theory, complex analysis, non-Euclidean geometry, and on the associations between geometry and group theory. His 1872 Erlangen program, classifying geometries by their basic symmetry groups, was an influential synthesis of much of the mathematics of the time.

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Technical University of Munich

Public research university in Germany

University of Bonn

Public research university located in Bonn, Germany

Humboldt University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, Germany

University of Erlangen–Nuremberg

Public research university in the cities of Erlangen and Nuremberg in Bavaria, Germany

Technical University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, Germany

Leipzig University

University in Leipzig, Germany

University of Göttingen

University in the city of Göttingen, Germany

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#15 World Rank
Mathematics