ETH Zurich

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Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich

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About ETH Zurich

According to Wikipedia, ETH Zurich is a public research university in the city of Zürich, Switzerland. Founded by the Swiss Federal Government in 1854 with the stated mission to educate engineers and scientists, the school focuses primarily on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Like its sister institution EPFL, it is part of the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology Domain, part of the Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research.

What Is ETH Zurich Known For?

ETH Zurich is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

ETH Zurich's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are ETH Zurich's Most Influential Alumni?

ETH Zurich's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Here are some of ETH Zurich's most famous alumni:

Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein
A German-born theoretical physicist. Albert Einstein is developer of the theory of relativity .
John von Neumann
John von Neumann
A Hungarian-American mathematician and polymath.
Niklaus Wirth
Niklaus Wirth
A Swiss computer scientist.
Wernher von Braun
Wernher von Braun
A German and later American aerospace engineer and space architect.
Fritz Haber
Fritz Haber
A German chemist and receiver of the Nobel prize.
Wilhelm Röntgen
Wilhelm Röntgen
A German physicist .
Friedrich Hirzebruch
Friedrich Hirzebruch
A German mathematician.
Ferdinand Georg Frobenius
Ferdinand Georg Frobenius
A German mathematician.
Santiago Calatrava
Santiago Calatrava
A Spanish engineer, architect, and artist.
Felix Bloch
Felix Bloch
A Swiss physicist .
Werner Arber
Werner Arber
A Swiss microbiologist and geneticist, (1929 – ), Gränichen, Sweden.
Hermann Staudinger
Hermann Staudinger
A German chemist, winner of the 1953 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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