#33196 Overall Influence

Willem 's Gravesande

Dutch physicist

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Willem Jacob 's Gravesande was a Dutch mathematician and natural philosopher, chiefly remembered for developing experimental demonstrations of the laws of classical mechanics. As professor of mathematics, astronomy, and philosophy at Leiden University, he helped to propagate Isaac Newton's ideas in Continental Europe.

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Leiden University

University in Leiden, Netherlands

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#1810 World Rank
Physics
#3657 World Rank
Mathematics
#6566 World Rank
Philosophy