Hermann Weyl

Hermann Weyl

Born: November 9, 1885

Died: December 8, 1955

Nationality: German

Occupation: Mathematician

Biography: Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl, FRS was a German mathematician and theoretical physicist. Although much of his working life was spent in Zürich, Switzerland and then Princeton, he is associated with the University of Göttingen tradition of mathematics, represented by David Hilbert and Hermann Minkowski.