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Did Mr. Newton/Einstein ever take on students?

  1. Sep 10, 2010 #1
    If they did, could we track them and see if they further made more students and those people made more students and etc.. (if somebody has a word for what i'm trying to say, please help me)
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  3. Sep 10, 2010 #2


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    There's a website that lets you track the genealogy of student-advisor relationship (some going back hundreds of years) for mathematics


    Einstein is on the site for example
  4. Sep 11, 2010 #3
    Thats very interesting to see the path of euler - lagrange - fourier - dirichlet
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