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Ernst Mach

Ernst MachBorn: 18-Feb-1838
Birthplace: Brno, Czechia
Died: 19-Feb-1916
Location of death: Haar, Germany
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Physicist, Philosopher

Nationality: Austria
Executive summary: Optical and sensory perceptualist

Wife: Ludovica Marussig (m. 1867, four sons, one daughter)
Son: Ludwig
Son: Heinrich (d. 1894 suicide)

    University: PhD Physics, University of Vienna (1860)
    Professor: University of Vienna (1860-64)
    Professor: Professor of Mathematics, University of Graz (1864-67)
    Professor: Professor of Experimental Physics, Charles University, Prague (1867-95)
    Professor: Professor of Inductive Philosophy, University of Vienna (1895-1901)

    Stroke 1897
    Asteroid Namesake 3949 Mach

Author of books:
Beiträge zur Analyse der Empfindungen (1886)
Erkenntnis und Irrtum (1905)

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