Georg Erhard Hamberger
|Georg Erhard Hamberger|
|Born||21 December 1697
|Died||22 July 1755|
|Fields||Medicine, physiology, botany|
|Institutions||University of Jena|
|Alma mater||University of Jena|
|Doctoral advisor||Johann Adolph Wedel|
|Doctoral students||Christoph Andreas Mangold|
|Known for||Physiology of respiration|
Hamberger was born in Jena, and received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Jena in 1721. He studied the physiology of respiration, especial with respect to breathing. He authored a textbook on physiology, covering the thorax muscles, intercostal muscles, and pleural sac. He also studied the reaction of camphor and nitric acid. His writings included the study of gravitation and the ascension of gases.
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- Georg Erhard Hamberger at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
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- ADB: Hamberger, Georg Erhard information from WikiSource (German)
- Hamberger, Georg Erhard 1697–1755 publications from WorldCat
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