Johann Wilhelm Andreas Pfaff
|A.K.A.||Johann Wilhelm Pfaff|
|Was||Mathematician Scientist Physicist Astronomer Astrologer Professor Educator|
|Type||Academia Mathematics Science|
|Birth||5 December 1774, Stuttgart, Germany|
|Death||26 June 1835, Erlangen, Germany (aged 60 years)|
Johann Wilhelm Andreas Pfaff (5 December 1774 – 26 June 1835), was professor of pure and applied mathematics successively at Dorpat, Nuremberg, Würzburg and Erlangen. He was a brother of Johann Friedrich Pfaff, a mathematician; and of Christian Heinrich Pfaff, a physician and physicist.