Technical University of Braunschweig
#500 Overall Influence

Technical University of Braunschweig

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this school influential?

#69 World Rank
Mathematics
#229 World Rank
Physics
#234 World Rank
Chemistry
#255 World Rank
Computer Science
#278 World Rank
Sociology
#319 World Rank
Biology
#405 World Rank
Philosophy
#428 World Rank
Law
#623 World Rank
Engineering
#878 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1161 World Rank
Psychology
#1316 World Rank
History
#1476 World Rank
Communications
#2271 World Rank
Economics

Influential People

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

Technical University of Braunschweig's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry. Technical University of Braunschweig’s most academically influential people include Carl Friedrich Gauss, Richard Dedekind, and Klaus von Klitzing.

Carl Friedrich Gauss
Carl Friedrich Gauss

German mathematician and physicist

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Richard Dedekind
Richard Dedekind

German mathematician

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Klaus von Klitzing
Klaus von Klitzing

German Physicist

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Henning Kagermann
Henning Kagermann

German businessman

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Adolf Busemann
Adolf Busemann

German engineer

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Ernst Otto Beckmann
Ernst Otto Beckmann

German chemist

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Harald Krüger
Harald Krüger

German businessperson and former CEO of BMW

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Friedrich Carl Alwin Pockels

German physicist

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Axel von Fersen the Younger
Axel von Fersen the Younger

Swedish politician

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Carl Georg Oscar Drude

German botanist

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Gerhard Schrader

German chemist

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Stefan Grimme

German chemist and university teacher

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About This School

How does this school stack up?

The Technische Universität Braunschweig , commonly referred to as TU Braunschweig, is the oldest in Germany. It was founded in 1745 as Collegium Carolinum and is a member of TU9, an incorporated society of the most renowned and largest German institutes of technology. It is commonly ranked among the top universities for engineering in Germany. TU Braunschweig’s research profile is very interdisciplinary, but with a focus on aeronautics, vehicle engineering including autonomous driving and electric mobility, manufacturing, life sciences, and metrology. Research is conducted in close collaboration with external organizations such as the German Aerospace Center, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, several Fraunhofer Institutes, and Germany’s national metrology institute , among many others. As one of very few research institutions of its type in the world, the university has its own research airport.
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