Hans Kramers

1894 - 1952

Hans Kramers

Hendrik Anthony "Hans" Kramers (2 February 1894 – 24 April 1952) was a Dutch physicist who worked with Niels Bohr to understand how electromagnetic waves interact with matter and made important contributions to quantum mechanics and statistical physics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Kramers has received more than 68,344 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 372nd most popular physicist.

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Among physicists, Hans Kramers ranks 371 out of 659Before him are Hedwig Kohn, Eugen Goldstein, John Theophilus Desaguliers, Gaspard de Prony, Louis Poinsot, and Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov. After him are Vladimir Chelomey, Walther Meissner, Carl Wieman, Yoshio Nishina, Christopher Polhem, and Donna Strickland.

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Among people born in 1894, Hans Kramers ranks 79Before him are Aino Aalto, Mei Lanfang, Georges Gurvitch, Nedo Nadi, Oskar Klein, and Mikhail Zoshchenko. After him are Francisco Craveiro Lopes, Alexander Lippisch, Albert Leo Schlageter, Friedrich Hossbach, Julian Tuwim, and T. V. Soong. Among people deceased in 1952, Hans Kramers ranks 46Before him are Kenwa Mabuni, Bernard Lyot, Kurt Schumacher, Albert Forster, Johan Nygaardsvold, and Albert, 8th Prince of Thurn and Taxis. After him are William Fox, Viktor Chernov, Jigme Wangchuck, Otto Dietrich, René Grousset, and Michael Rostovtzeff.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Hans Kramers ranks 278 out of 908Before him are Mart Stam (1899), Hendrik Casimir (1909), Rachel Ruysch (1664), William I, Count of Holland (1167), Sjaak Swart (1938), and Jan Peter Balkenende (1956). After him are Cornelis de Houtman (1565), Eddie Van Halen (1955), Adriaen van de Velde (1636), Virgil van Dijk (1991), Dries van Agt (1931), and William I, Count of Hainaut (1287).

Among PHYSICISTS In Netherlands

Among physicists born in Netherlands, Hans Kramers ranks 15Before him are Simon van der Meer (1925), Frits Zernike (1888), Martinus J. G. Veltman (1931), Gerard 't Hooft (1946), Jan Ingenhousz (1730), and Hendrik Casimir (1909). After him are Samuel Goudsmit (1902), Wander Johannes de Haas (1878), Kees Schouhamer Immink (1946), and Abraham Pais (1918).