Olaus Henrici (year unknown)
9 March 1840|
Meldorf, Duchy of Holstein
|Died||10 August 1918
Chandler's Ford, England
|Institutions||University College London, Central Technical College|
|Alma mater||Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg|
|Doctoral advisor||Otto Hesse|
|Other academic advisors||Karl Weierstrass, Leopold Kronecker|
|Notable students||G. B. Mathews
|Notable awards||Fellow of the Royal Society|
Henrici attained his Dr. phil. degree on 6 June 1863 at University of Heidelberg. He was from 1865 to 1866 docent of mathematics and physics at the University of Kiel. On 4 June 1870 he became a professor of mathematics at University College London (UCL) and in March 1884 at the Royal College of Science in London. Henrici was from 1882 to 1884 the president of the London Mathematical Society.
- Skeleton Structures: Especially in Their Application to the Building of Steel & Iron Bridges. New York: Van Nostrand, 1867.
- Elementary Geometry: Congruent Figures. London: Longmans, Green, 1879.
- Elementary Geometry: Congruent Figures. London: Longmans, Green, second edition 1888.
- Vectors and rotors, 1903.
- Works written by or about Olaus Magnus Friedrich Henrici at Wikisource
- O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Olaus Henrici", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.
- Olaus Henrici at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
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