In Memorium : Herman P. Schwan [1915–2005]

  • Herman P. Schwan [1915–2005] was a distinguished scientist and engineer, and a founding father of the field of biomedical engineering. A man of integrity, Schwan influenced the lives of many, including his wife and children, and his many students and colleagues. Active in science until nearly the end of his life, he will be very much missed by his family and many colleagues.

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Author:Kenneth R. Foster
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Parent Title (English):Biomedical engineering online
Publisher:BioMed Central
Place of publication:London
Document Type:Article
Date of Publication (online):2006/05/08
Year of first Publication:2005
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2006/05/08
Issue:Art. 21
Page Number:2
First Page:1
Last Page:2
© 2005 Foster; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Source:Biomed Eng Online. 2005; 4: 21 ;
Institutes:Biowissenschaften / Biowissenschaften
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 57 Biowissenschaften; Biologie / 570 Biowissenschaften; Biologie
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung 2.0