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Terzaghi, Karl

Identity area

Type of entity

Person

Authorized form of name

Terzaghi, Karl

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

  • Terzaghi, Karl

Other form(s) of name

  • Terzaghi, Karl Von
  • Karl Von Terzaghi
  • Von Terzaghi, Karl
  • Karl Terzaghi
  • Terzaghi, Karl V.
  • Terzaghi, K. von (Karl)
  • Terzaghi, K. von

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Description area

Dates of existence

1883-1963

History

Civil engineer and geologist specializing in soil mechanics. Terzaghi taught at Robert College from 1916 to 1925 and founded the concept of soil mechanics as a branch of civil engineering science.

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Control area

Description identifier

US LCNAF n 86808109

Institution identifier

DDO-ICFA

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was created by Beth Bayley on April 18, 2014.

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  • English

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