TITLE

The Kepler Memorial in Graz

AUTHOR(S)
Longuet-Higgins, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Dec2011, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features mathematics teacher Johannes Kepler, who was born in December 1571 in the small town of Weil der Stadt in Germany. It says that the first appointment of Kepler was a mathematics teacher at the Protestant monastery school in Graz, Austria, after he graduated at the University of Tübingen. It adds that Kepler was also a prolific author of the three laws of planetary motion and has made significant contributions to optics.
ACCESSION #
67647433

 

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