August Ferdinand Möbius

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August Möbius
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August Ferdinand Möbius (1790–1868)
Born17 November 1790(1790-11-17)
Schulpforta, Electorate o Saxony
Died26 September 1868(1868-09-26) (aged 77)
Leipzig
ResidenceGermany
NaitionalityGerman
Alma materVarsity o Leipzig
Varsity o Göttingen
Varsity o Halle
Kent forMöbius strip
Möbius transformations
Möbius transform
Möbius function
Möbius inversion formula
Möbius–Kantor configuration
Möbius–Kantor graph
Scientific career
FieldsMathematician
InstitutionsVarsity o Leipzig
Doctoral advisorJohann Pfaff
Other academic advisorsCarl Friedrich Gauss
Karl Mollweide
Doctoral studentsOtto Wilhelm Fiedler
Ither notable studentsHermann Hankel

August Ferdinand Möbius (17 November 1790 – 26 September 1868; German pronunciation: [ˈmøːbi̯ʊs]) wis a German mathematician an theoretical astronomer.