Technical University of Munich
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Technical University of Munich

Public research university in Germany

The Technical University of Munich is a research university focused on natural sciences, engineering, medicine and social sciences concerning technology issues. It holds campuses in Munich, Garching, Freising-Weihenstephan, Heilbronn and Dover, Singapore. A member of the TU9 and host to 4 institutes of the Max Planck Society, the university has developed its teaching and research activities around 5 major topics: health and nutrition, energy and natural resources, environment and climate, information and communications, and mobility and infrastructure.

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What is Technical University of Munich known for?

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Computer Science
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Physics
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Chemistry
#73 World Rank
Engineering
#86 World Rank
Mathematics
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Earth Sciences
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Biology
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Communications
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Philosophy
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Literature
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Economics
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History
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Sociology
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Political Science
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Business
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Psychology
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Medical
#532 World Rank
Education
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Anthropology
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Law

Influential People

Who are Technical University of Munich's Most influential alumni?

Technical University of Munich's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Physics, and Chemistry. Technical University of Munich’s most academically influential people include Thomas Mann, Heinrich Rudolf Hertz, and Ludwig Prandtl.

Thomas Mann
Thomas Mann

German novelist, and 1929 Nobel Prize laureate

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Heinrich Rudolf Hertz
Heinrich Rudolf Hertz

German physicist

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Ludwig Prandtl
Ludwig Prandtl

German physicist

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Eduard Buchner
Eduard Buchner

German chemist

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Robert Huber
Robert Huber

German Nobel laureate in chemistry

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Carl von Linde
Carl von Linde

German engineer

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Arthur Scherbius
Arthur Scherbius

German cryptographer

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Harrington Emerson
Harrington Emerson

American efficiency engineer and business theorist

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Oskar von Stryk
Oskar von Stryk

German computer scientist

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Andy Bechtolsheim
Andy Bechtolsheim

German electrical engineer

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Rudolf Diesel
Rudolf Diesel

German inventor and mechanical engineer

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Ernst Ruska
Ernst Ruska

German physicist

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