Names beginning with P or Q


The number of words in the biography is given in brackets. A * indicates that there is a portrait.

Pacioli, Luca (1987*)
Pack, Donald (2531*)
Padé, Henri (1392*)
Paderborn, Reinher of (1465)
Padoa, Alessandro (1977*)
Pahlings, Herbert (1200*)
Paige, Constantin Le (1750*)
Painlevé, Paul (1118*)
Pairman, Eleanor (1442)
Paley, Raymond (668*)
Paman, Roger (1976)
Pandrosion, Pandrosion (447)
Panini (1262*)
Paoli, Pietro (1255)
Papin, Denis (2572*)
Pappus of Alexandria (2267)
Paramesvara, Paramesvara (830)
Parry, William (1224*)
Pars, Leopold (1048*)
Parseval des Chênes, M-A (934)
Pascal, Blaise (1788*)
Pascal, Ernesto (2585*)
Pascal, Étienne (1314)
Pasch, Moritz (1074*)
Pask, Gordan (1245*)
Pastur, Leonid (1690*)
Pastor, Julio Rey (1741*)
Patodi, Vijay (447*)
Paton, James (409)
Pauli, Wolfgang (2406*)
Pawlak, Zdzisław (2660*)
Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecilia (2930*)

Peacock, George (3225*)
Peano, Giuseppe (2409*)
Pearson, Egon (1772*)
Pearson, Karl (2615*)
Peddie, William (291*)
Pedley, Timothy (2450*)
Pedoe, Daniel (2901*)
Peierls, Rudolf (1912*)
Peirce, Benjamin (2163*)
Peirce, Benjamin O (2852*)
Peirce, Charles (2071*)
Pejovic, Tadija
Pell, Alexander (1601*)
Pell, Anna (2476*)
Pell, John (1125)
Penney, Bill (489*)
Penrose, Roger (2747*)
Perelman, Grigori (2778*)
Pérès, Joseph (2142*)
Perrin-Riou, Bernadette (1501*)
Perron, Oskar (2635*)
Perseus (450)
Personne, G de Roberval (349)
Peschl, Ernst (1133*)
Péter, Rózsa (2164*)
Petersen, Julius (1504*)
Peterson, Karl (899*)
Petersson, Hans (1073*)
Petit, Aléxis (1988*)
Petit, Pierre (818)
Petrović, Mihailo (2335*)
Petrovsky, Ivan (2431*)
Petryshyn, Volodymyr (1234*)
Petzval, Józeph (2961*)
Peurbach, Georg (1411)

Pfaff, Johann (941*)
Pfeiffer, Georgii (1300*)
Philip, Flora (1018*)
Philip, Robert (289)
Philon of Byzantium (741)
Phragmén, Edvard (1264*)
Piaggio, Henry (374)
Piatetski-Shapiro, Ilya (1755*)
Pic, Gheorghe (1042*)
Picard, Émile (1290*)
Picard, Jean (1797)
Pick, Georg (985*)
Picken, David (730)
Picone, Mauro (2617*)
Pieri, Mario (2296*)
Piero della Francesca (540*)
Pier, Jean-Paul
Pierpont, James (1791)
Pillai, K C Sreedharan (368*)
Pincherle, Salvatore (2774*)
Pinkerton, Peter (87*)
Pisano, Leonardo Fibonacci (2250*)
Pisier, Gilles (1851*)
Pisot, Charles (2559*)
Pitiscus, Bartholomeo (890)
Pitman, Edwin (2307*)
Pitt, Harry (1792*)
Plana, Giovanni (910*)
Plancherel, Michel (1131*)
Planck, Max (2650*)
Plateau, Joseph (1295*)
Plato (2073*)
Playfair, John (2947*)
Plemelj, Josip (1917*)
Pless, Vera (1499*)
Plessner, Abraham (2449*)
Plücker, Julius (2240*)

Pogorelov, Aleksei (2133*)
Poincaré, J Henri (3248*)
Poinsot, Louis (878*)
Poisson, Siméon (2560*)
Pol, Balthasar van der (2142*)
Poleni, Giovanni (1098*)
Polkinghorne, John (2327*)
Pollaczek, Félix (2536*)
Pollio, Vitruvius (1071)
Polozii, Georgii (216)
Pólya, George (3452*)
Pompeiu, Dimitrie (1127*)
Pompilj, Giuseppe (2541*)
Poncelet, Jean-Victor (2748*)
Pontryagin, Lev (1498*)
Pople, John (2338*)
Popov, Blagoj (1773*)
Popoviciu, Elena (1288*)
Popoviciu, Tiberiu (1862*)
Poretsky, Platon (1176*)
Porphyry, Malchus (770*)
Porta, Giambattista Della (2665*)
Posidonius of Rhodes (924*)
Possel, Lucien (1033*)
Post, Emil (1973*)
Postnikov, Mikhail (1669*)
Potapov, Vladimir (584*)
Potts, Renfrey (764*)
Poussin, C de la Vallée (1705*)
Povzner, Aleksandr (1098*)
Power, Sheila (2152*)

Praeger, Cheryl (1779*)
Prager, William (1261*)
Prandtl, Ludwig (3048*)
Prasad, Badri Nath
Pratt, John (601*)
Preston, Gordon (1821*)
Price, Richard (1444*)
Prieto, Sotero (1903*)
Pringsheim, Alfred (1119*)
Privalov, Ivan (2210*)
Privat de Molières, Joseph (710)
Proclus Diadochus (1329)
Prodi, Giovanni (2320*)
Prokhorov, Yurii (1520*)
Prony, Gaspard de (1015*)
Prophatius (983)
Prthudakasvami (277)
Prüfer, Heinz (1692*)
Ptolemy (3424*)
Puig Adam, Pedro (2205*)
Puiseux, Victor (2672*)
Puiseux, Pierre (2680*)
Puissant, Louis (481*)
Pullar, John (376)
Puri, Madan (1162*)
Purser, John (1636*)
Pythagoras of Samos (3085*)

Qadi Zada, al-Rumi (1037)
Qalasadi, Abu'l al (1271)
Qin Jiushao (2047)
Quetelet, Adolphe (1909*)
Quhi, Abu al (1146)
Quillen, Daniel (2690*)
Quine, Willard Van (1961*)
Qurra, Thabit ibn (1547*)


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