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Lorenz is an originally German name derived from the Roman surname, Laurentius, which mean "from Laurentum".

Lorenz may refer to:



  • Edward Norton Lorenz, (1917–2008), American mathematician, meteorologist, and MIT professor
    • Lorenz system, a system of equations notable for having chaotic solutions under certain conditions which are known as the Lorenz attractor
  • Max O. Lorenz, (1880–1962), an American economist
  • Ludvig Lorenz, (1829–1891), a Danish mathematician and physicist
    • Lorenz gauge condition, a general method of calculation of time-dependent electromagnetic fields in which retarded potentials are introduced
  • Lorenz cipher, a German cryptography machine, named after the company of the German engineer Carl Lorenz

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