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# Heinrich Ferdinand Scherk

Heinrich Ferdinand Scherk (27 October 1798 – 4 October 1885) was a German mathematician notable for his work on minimal surfaces and the distribution of prime numbers. He is also notable as the doctoral advisor of Ernst Kummer.

External links

* (German) Biography of Scherk

* Scherk's math genealogy entry

* MacTutor biography of Scherk

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