Encyclopedia of Continuum Mechanics

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Bernoulli, Johann

  • Holm Altenbach
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-53605-6_283-1
Johann Bernoulli ( July 27th, jul./August (6th, greg.), 1667, in Basel, Switzerland; †January 1th, 1748, in Basel, Switzerland) was a Swiss mathematician and one of the many prominent mathematicians in the Bernoulli family. He is known for his contributions to infinitesimal calculus and educating Leonhard Euler in the pupil’s youth.
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  1. 1.Fakultät für Maschinenbau, Institut für MechanikOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany

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  1. 1.Fakultät für Maschinenbau, Institut für MechanikOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany