Mathematician:Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

Mathematician

Dutch physicist who shared the $1902$ Nobel Prize in Physics with Pieter Zeeman for the discovery and theoretical explanation of the Zeeman effect.

Also derived the transformation equations underpinning Albert Einstein's theory of special relativity.

Dutch

History

• Born: 18 July 1853 in Arnhem, Netherlands
• Died: 4 February 1928 in Haarlem, Netherlands

Theorems and Definitions

Results named for Hendrik Antoon Lorentz can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for Hendrik Antoon Lorentz can be found here.

Publications

• 1900: Considerations on Gravitation
• 1927 -- 31: Lectures on Theoretical Physics (vol. I–III),