#9794 Overall Influence

Gustav Ludwig Hertz

German physicist

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Gustav Ludwig Hertz was a German experimental physicist and Nobel Prize winner for his work on inelastic electron collisions in gases, and a nephew of Heinrich Rudolf Hertz.Biography Hertz was born in Hamburg, the son of Auguste and a lawyer, Gustav Theodor Hertz , Heinrich Rudolf Hertz' brother. He attended the Gelehrtenschule des Johanneums before studying at the Georg-August University of Göttingen , the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich , and the Humboldt University of Berlin . He received his doctorate in 1911 under Heinrich Leopold Rubens.

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Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

University in the cities of Halle and Wittenberg, Germany

Humboldt University of Berlin

Public research university in Berlin, 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

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

German university in Munich, Bavaria

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#1109 World Rank
Physics