Alexander von Brill
|Alexander von Brill|
20 September 1842|
|Died||18 June 1935
|Institutions||University of Tübingen|
|Alma mater||University of Giessen|
|Doctoral advisor||Alfred Clebsch|
|Doctoral students||Sebastian Finsterwalder
Born in Darmstadt, Hesse, Brill was educated at the University of Giessen, where he earned his doctorate under supervision of Alfred Clebsch. He held a chair at the University of Tübingen, where Max Planck was among his students. In 1933, he joined the National Socialist Teachers League as one of the first members from Tübingen.:21
- E. Schönhardt (Jan 1936). "Alexander v. Brill". Deutsche Mathematik 1 (1): 17—22.
- O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Alexander von Brill", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.
- Alexander von Brill at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
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