Krauss is a German surname meaning "curly", and may refer to:

  • Alison Krauss, American bluegrass musician
  • Alexis Krauss, of the noise-pop duo Sleigh Bells
  • Clemens Krauss, Austrian conductor
  • Christian Ferdinand Friedrich Krauss, known as Ferdinand Krauss, German scientist, traveller and collector
  • Friedrich Salomon Krauss, Croatian folklorist
  • George Krauss, German industrialist and the founder of the Krauss Locomotive Works
    • Krauss-Maffei, a German engineering company, named in part after George Krauss
  • Lawrence Krauss, American physicist and writer
  • Leo Castelli, born Leo Krausz, American art dealer
  • Michael E. Krauss, American linguist
  • Michael I. Krauss, American law professor
  • Nicole Krauss, American novelist
  • Rosalind E. Krauss, American art critic
  • Ruth Krauss, American poet, playwright and children's book author
  • Samuel Krauss, Hungarian philologist and historian
  • Thomas F Krauss, UK physicist working in the field of photonic crystals
  • Werner Krauß (1884-1959; also written "Krauss"), actor

Other articles related to "krauss":

Samuel Krauss
... Samuel Krauss (Ukk, February 18, 1866 - Cambridge, June 4, 1948) was professor at the Jewish Teachers' Seminary, Budapest, 1894–1906, and at the Jewish Theological Seminary, Vienna, 1906-1938 ... Professor Krauss's scholarship encompassed every area of ancient Judaism." In 1910, he became a pioneer in Talmudic archaeology with the publication of Talmudische Archäologie ...