Wilhelm Nusselt

1882 - 1957

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Ernst Kraft Wilhelm Nußelt (Nusselt in English; born November 25, 1882 in Nuremberg – died September 1, 1957 in München) was a German engineer. Nusselt studied mechanical engineering at the Munich Technical University (Technische Universität München), where he got his doctorate in 1907. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wilhelm Nusselt has received more than 23,965 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Wilhelm Nusselt is the 194th most popular engineer, the 2,990th most popular biography from Germany and the 26th most popular German Engineer.

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Among engineers, Wilhelm Nusselt ranks 194 out of 325Before him are Arthur Morin, Antoine Nicolas Duchesne, Eugen Sänger, Gene Kranz, Enrico Forlanini, and Adolphe Alphand. After him are Ivan Yarkovsky, Benoît Fourneyron, Marc Isambard Brunel, William Playfair, Émile Levassor, and William Froude.

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Among people born in 1882, Wilhelm Nusselt ranks 138Before him are Ernst Weiss, Huseyn Javid, Károly Huszár, Alexander Kutepov, Ali Fuat Cebesoy, and Leo White. After him are Federico Chávez, Anna Schäffer, Alexander Rueb, Leonhard Frank, Oldřich Duras, and Julius Edgar Lilienfeld. Among people deceased in 1957, Wilhelm Nusselt ranks 116Before him are Frank País, James Whale, Ramon Magsaysay, Claude Farrère, Elizabeth Hesselblad, and Joseph Canteloube. After him are Ralph Benatzky, Bugs Moran, Kiyoshi Shiga, Augusto Genina, Bertha Krupp, and Paja Jovanović.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Wilhelm Nusselt ranks 2,990 out of 5,289Before him are Princess Charlotte of Hesse-Darmstadt (1755), Erich Marcks (1891), Winfried Schäfer (1950), Lilli Lehmann (1848), Mats Hummels (1988), and Hans Bauer (1927). After him are Gisela of Burgundy (950), Alfred Pfaff (1926), Jean Dufresne (1829), Ursula Kuczynski (1907), Gerd Faltings (1954), and Aribert Reimann (1936).

Among ENGINEERS In Germany

Among engineers born in Germany, Wilhelm Nusselt ranks 26Before him are Claude Dornier (1884), Hellmuth Walter (1900), Hugo Eckener (1868), Walter Hohmann (1880), Paul Mauser (1838), and Anton Flettner (1885). After him are Franz Grashof (1826), Ferdinand Mannlicher (1848), Arthur Rudolph (1906), Oskar von Miller (1855), Gerhard Fieseler (1896), and Friedrich L. Bauer (1924).