Ernst Meissel
died 122 years ago
11th March 1895

Ernst Meissel's mathematical work covers number theory, work on Möbius inversion and the theory of partitions as well as work on Bessel functions, asymptotic analysis, refraction of light and the three body problem.

Find out more at:
http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Meissel.html