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Oscar Xavier Schlömilch

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13 April 1823


7 Feb 1901

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Oscar Schlömilch taught at Jena and Dresden. Cauchy 's techniques in analysis became well known in Germany through Schlömilch's textbook. In 1847 he gave a general remainder formula for the remainder in Taylor series.

He discovered an important series expansion of an arbitrary function in terms of Bessel functions in 1857.

Source:School of Mathematics and Statistics University of St Andrews, Scotland