#38154 Overall Influence

Pieter Rijke

Dutch physicist

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Petrus Leonardus Rijke was a Dutch physicist, and a professor in experimental physics at the University of Leiden. Rijke spent his scientific career exploring the physics of electricity, and is known for the Rijke tube. On July 1, 1852 he was married to Johanna Hamaker. They had 6 sons and 6 daughters.

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Leiden University

University in Leiden, Netherlands

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#1148 World Rank
Physics