University of Kiel
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University of Kiel

University in Germany

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The University of Kiel, officially the Christian-Albrecht University of Kiel, is a university in the city of Kiel, Germany. It was founded in 1665 as the Academia Holsatorum Chiloniensis by Christian Albert, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp and has approximately 27,000 students today. Kiel University is the largest, oldest, and most prestigious in the state of Schleswig-Holstein. Until 1864/66 it was not only the northernmost university in Germany but at the same time the 2nd largest university of Denmark. Faculty, alumni, and researchers of the Kiel University have won 12 Nobel Prizes. Kiel University has been a member of the German Universities Excellence Initiative since 2006. The Cluster of Excellence The Future Ocean, which was established in cooperation with the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel in 2006, is internationally recognized. The second Cluster of Excellence "Inflammation at Interfaces" deals with chronic inflammatory diseases. The Kiel Institute for the World Economy is also affiliated with Kiel University. The university has a great reputation for its focus on public international law. The oldest public international law institution in Germany and Europe - the Walther Schuecking Institute for International Law - is based in Kiel.

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Influential People

Who are University of Kiel's Most influential alumni?

University of Kiel's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of . University of Kiel’s most academically influential people include Jakob Klaesi, Theodor Olshausen, and Kurt Dahlmann.

Jakob Klaesi

Psychiatrist

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Theodor Olshausen
Theodor Olshausen

American journalist

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Kurt Dahlmann

German pilot and journalist

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Andreas Dress
Andreas Dress

German mathematician

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Morris Simmonds

German pathologist

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Hans-Joachim Newiger

German classical philologist

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Carl Langenbuch
Carl Langenbuch

German surgeon

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Walther Herwig
Walther Herwig

Prussian administrative lawyer, and the founder of the German fisheries science

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Hans-Walter Peters
Hans-Walter Peters

German private banker and entrepreneur

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Daniel Vorländer
Daniel Vorländer

German chemist

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Ekkehart Schlicht

German economist

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Hinrich Johannes Rink
Hinrich Johannes Rink

Danish geologist

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