|Born||Friedrich Hermann Schottky
24 July 1851
Breslau, Silesia Province
|Died||12 August 1935
|Academic advisors||Karl Weierstrass
Hermann von Helmholtz
|Notable students||Heinrich Jung
|Known for||Schottky problem|
Friedrich Hermann Schottky (24 July 1851 – 12 August 1935) was a German mathematician who worked on elliptic, abelian, and theta functions and introduced Schottky groups and Schottky's theorem. He was born in Breslau, Germany (now Wrocław, Poland) and died in Berlin.
- O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Friedrich Schottky", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.
- Friedrich Schottky at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
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