# Mathematician:Erwin Papperitz

Jump to navigation
Jump to search

## Mathematician

German mathematician who worked on the hypergeometric differential equation.

## Nationality

German

## History

- Born: 1857 in Dresden, Kingdom of Saxony (now Germany)
- Died: 1938 in Bad Kissingen, Germany

## Theorems and Definitions

- Papperitz Symbol (also known as the Riemann P-symbol for Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann)

Definitions of concepts named for **Erwin Papperitz** can be found here.