University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
#184 Overall Influence

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Public research university in the cities of Erlangen and Nuremberg in Bavaria, Germany

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Friedrich–Alexander University Erlangen–Nürnberg is a public research university in the cities of Erlangen and Nuremberg in Bavaria, Germany. The name Friedrich–Alexander comes from the university’s first founder Friedrich, Margrave of Brandenburg-Bayreuth, and its benefactor Christian Frederick Charles Alexander, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach.

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What is University of Erlangen-Nuremberg known for?

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Philosophy
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Mathematics
#56 World Rank
Chemistry
#86 World Rank
Physics
#110 World Rank
Psychology
#138 World Rank
History
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Biology
#172 World Rank
Anthropology
#204 World Rank
Sociology
#215 World Rank
Medical
#222 World Rank
Computer Science
#223 World Rank
Economics
#234 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#239 World Rank
Literature
#285 World Rank
Religious Studies
#293 World Rank
Law
#379 World Rank
Engineering
#559 World Rank
Education
#1074 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1833 World Rank
Social Work
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Political Science

Influential People

Who are University of Erlangen-Nuremberg's Most influential alumni?

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Mathematics, and Chemistry. University of Erlangen-Nuremberg’s most academically influential people include Louis Agassiz, Justus von Liebig, and Georg Simon Ohm.

Louis Agassiz
Louis Agassiz

Swiss naturalist

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Justus von Liebig
Justus von Liebig

German chemist

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Georg Simon Ohm
Georg Simon Ohm

German physicist and mathematician

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Emmy Noether
Emmy Noether

German mathematician

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Hans Geiger
Hans Geiger

German physicist

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Eduard Buchner
Eduard Buchner

German chemist

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Hans Reichenbach
Hans Reichenbach

German–American philosopher

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Max Stirner
Max Stirner

German philosopher

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Ludwig Tieck
Ludwig Tieck

German poet, translator, editor, novelist, and critic

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Samuel Hahnemann
Samuel Hahnemann

German physician best known for creating a system of alternative medicine called homeopathy

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Walter Burkert

German classical philologist and religious scholar

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Hans Kopfermann
Hans Kopfermann

German physicist

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