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Henrik Selberg (17 February 1906 – 3 September 1993) was a Norwegian mathematician. He was born in Bergen as the son of Ole Michael Ludvigsen Selberg and Anna Kristina Brigtsdatter Skeie. He was a brother of Sigmund, Arne and Atle Selberg. He was appointed professor at the University of Oslo from 1962 to 1973. He is best known for his works on complex functions and potential theory.[1][2]

Henrik Selberg
Born(1906-02-17)17 February 1906
Bergen, Norway
Died3 September 1993(1993-09-03) (aged 87)
EmployerUniversity of Oslo
Known forWorks on complex functions and potential theory
Parent(s)Ole Michael Ludvigsen Selberg


  1. ^ Baas, Nils Andreas. "Henrik Selberg". In Helle, Knut (ed.). Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 6 November 2012.
  2. ^ Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Henrik Selberg". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 6 November 2012.