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Biographies

  1. René Descartes (1596-1650)
  2. Frans van Schooten (1615-1660)
  3. Pierre Fermat (1601-1665)
  4. Jan Stampioen (1610-1690)
  5. Claude Hardy (1598-1678)
  6. Florimond de Beaune (1601-1652)
  7. Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695)
  8. Nicolas Malebranche (1638-1715)
  9. Gilles Roberval (1602-1675)
  10. Henry More (1614-1687)
  11. Pierre de Carcavi (1600-1684)
  12. Honoré Fabri (1608-1688)
  13. Ehrenfried Walter von Tschirnhaus (1651-1708)
  14. Johann Hudde (1628-1704)
  15. Jacques Le Tenneur (1610-1660)
  16. Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)
  17. Marin Mersenne (1588-1648)
  18. William Brouncker (1620-1684)
  19. Charles René Reyneau (1656-1728)
  20. Robert Boyle (1627-1691)
  21. Bernard Lamy (1640-1715)
  22. Pierre Rémond de Montmort (1678-1719)
  23. Jean Beaugrand (about 1590-1640)
  24. John Wallis (1616-1703)
  25. Erasmus Bartholin (1625-1698)
  26. Antoine Arnauld (1612-1694)
  27. Nicholas Oresme (1323-1382)
  28. Adriaan van Roomen (1561-1615)
  29. Isaac Newton (1643-1727)
  30. Panagiotis Zervos (1878-1952)
  31. Sof'ja Aleksandrovna Janovskaja (1896-1966)
  32. Alexis Clairaut (1713-1765)
  33. Jacob Bernoulli (1655-1705)
  34. Willem 'sGravesande (1688-1742)
  35. Johann Rahn (1622-1676)
  36. Frenicle de Bessy (about 1604-1674)
  37. Timofei Fedorovic Osipovsky (1765-1832)
  38. Johann Bernoulli (1667-1748)
  39. Marino Ghetaldi (1568-1626)
  40. Paul Tannery (1843-1904)
  41. János Apáczai (1625-1659)
  42. Bernard de Fontenelle (1657-1757)
  43. Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716)
  44. Joseph Privat de Molières (1677-1742)
  45. Michel Rolle (1652-1719)
  46. Joseph Saurin (1659-1737)
  47. Pierre Gassendi (1592-1655)
  48. William Molyneux (1656-1698)
  49. Claude Mydorge (1585-1647)
  50. Leonhard Euler (1707-1783)
  51. Jean d'Alembert (1717-1783)
  52. Hendrik de Vries (1867-1954)
  53. Francesco Maurolico (1494-1575)
  54. Jean-Baptiste Morin (1583-1656)
  55. Juan Caramuel (1606-1682)
  56. Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis (1698-1759)
  57. Charles-Marie de La Condamine (1701-1774)
  58. Charles de Bouvelles (1471-1553)
  59. Paul Mansion (1844-1919)
  60. Gregory of Saint-Vincent (1584-1667)
  61. Duilio Gigli (1878-1933)
  62. Samuel Clarke (1675-1729)
  63. Vincenzo Flauti (1782-1863)
  64. Heinrich Scholz (1884-1956)
  65. Giovanni Benedetti (1530-1590)
  66. Claude Dechales (1621-1678)
  67. Pierre Boutroux (1880-1922)
  68. George Halsted (1853-1922)
  69. Imre Lakatos (1922-1974)
  70. Johann Faulhaber (1580-1635)
  71. Michelangelo Ricci (1619-1682)
  72. Ernest de Jonquières (1820-1901)
  73. Tommaso Ceva (1648-1737)
  74. Alexander von Brill (1842-1935)
  75. Simon Stevin (1548-1620)
  76. Ruth Moufang (1905-1977)
  77. Louis Karpinski (1878-1956)
  78. Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille (1713-1762)
  79. François Viète (1540-1603)
  80. Roger Cotes (1682-1716)
  81. Charles-François Sturm (1803-1855)
  82. Jan de Witt (1625-1672)
  83. Carl Siegel (1896-1981)
  84. Girard Desargues (1591-1661)
  85. Ettore Bortolotti (1866-1947)
  86. Ludwig Schlesinger (1864-1933)
  87. Christopher Clavius (1538-1612)
  88. Louis Castel (1688-1757)
  89. Oswald Veblen (1880-1960)
  90. Jean Picard (1620-1682)
  91. Andreas Speiser (1885-1970)
  92. Patrick d'Arcy (1725-1779)
  93. René de Sluze (1622-1685)
  94. James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879)
  95. Joachim Jungius (1587-1657)
  96. David Eugene Smith (1860-1944)
  97. Thomas Harriot (1560-1621)
  98. Philippe de la Hire (1640-1718)
  99. Étienne Pascal (1588-1651)
  100. Georges de Rham (1903-1990)
  101. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679)
  102. Pierre Hérigone (1580-1643)
  103. Laura Bassi (1711-1778)
  104. Edmund Whittaker (1873-1956)
  105. Siguenza y Gongora (1645-1700)
  106. Guglielmo Libri (1803-1869)
  107. Pierre Petit (1594-1677)
  108. Francis Maseres (1731-1824)
  109. Louis Arbogast (1759-1803)
  110. Alfred Kempe (1849-1922)
  111. Eugène Rouché (1832-1910)
  112. David Kendall (1918-2007)
  113. Leopold Kronecker (1823-1891)
  114. Constantin Le Paige (1852-1929)
  115. Benjamin Franklin Finkel (1865-1947)
  116. Hendrik van Heuraet (1634-1660)
  117. David Gregory (1659-1708)
  118. Laurent Lafforgue (1966-)
  119. Hieronymus Georg Zeuthen (1839-1920)
  120. Pappus (about 290-about 350)
  121. Pierre Varignon (1654-1722)

History Topics

  1. Gravitation
  2. Classical light
  3. References for Classical light
  4. Forgery 1
  5. Science in the 17th century
  6. Calculus history
  7. Perfect numbers
  8. References for Infinity
  9. function concept
  10. Fund theorem of algebra
  11. History overview
  12. Maxwell's House
  13. Matrices and determinants
  14. Set theory
  15. Abstract linear spaces
  16. Quadratic etc equations
  17. Classical time
  18. Mathematics and Art
  19. Topology history

Societies etc

  1. Paris Academy of Sciences
  2. Catalan Mathematical Society

Honours

  1. Rue Descartes
  2. Lunar features
  3. Aubrey's Brief Lives
  4. Lunar features
  5. Paris street names

References

  1. References for René Descartes
  2. References for Christiaan Huygens
  3. References for Pierre Fermat
  4. References for Honoré Fabri
  5. References for Gilles Roberval
  6. References for Gottfried Leibniz
  7. References for Adriaan van Roomen
  8. References for Henry More
  9. References for Johannes Kepler
  10. References for Florimond de Beaune
  11. References for Juan Caramuel
  12. References for Henri Brocard
  13. References for Henri Poincaré
  14. References for George Berkeley
  15. References for Jacques Le Tenneur
  16. References for Jan Stampioen
  17. References for Willebrord Snell
  18. References for Nicholas Oresme
  19. References for Thomas Hobbes
  20. References for Pierre Hérigone
  21. References for Isaac Newton
  22. References for Alfred Tarski
  23. References for Galileo Galilei
  24. References for James Gregory
  25. References for Francesco Maurolico
  26. References for Albert Einstein

Additional material

  1. Descartes' 'La Geometrie'
  2. Descartes' schooling
  3. Descartes on History
  4. Descartes' Method
  5. Descartes' World
  6. Newton by his contemporaries
  7. Collins and Gregory discuss Tschirnhaus
  8. L'Hôpital: 'Analyse des infiniment petits' Preface
  9. Edmund Whittaker: 'Physics and Philosophy
  10. Mathematicians and Music 2.2
  11. Stringham address
  12. Eulogy to Euler by Fuss
  13. Turnbull lectures on Colin Maclaurin, Part 2
  14. Biography of Mathematics
  15. Semple and Kneebone: 'Algebraic Projective Geometry
  16. Smith Autograph Papers
  17. Bell books
  18. ELOGIUM OF EULER
  19. The Tercentenary of the birth of James Gregory
  20. Hadamard on the calculus
  21. De Coste on Mersenne
  22. Boyer's books
  23. Andrew Forsyth addresses the British Association in 1905
  24. Peres books
  25. Atiyah papers
  26. Dickson: 'Theory of Equations
  27. De Vries publications
  28. Pólya's favourite quotes
  29. Kuratowski: 'Introduction to Set Theory
  30. Santalo honorary doctorate
  31. Cajori: 'A history of mathematics' Introduction
  32. Valdivia aspects of maths
  33. James Jeans addresses the British Association in 1934, Part 2
  34. Frank Harary's books
  35. Carl B Boyer: 'Foremost Modern Textbook
  36. Florian Cajori on William Oughtred
  37. Sergescu works
  38. Einstein NY Times
  39. John Maynard Keynes: 'Newton, the Man
  40. Gibson History 5 - James Gregory
  41. Herivel's books
  42. Huygens: 'Traité de la lumière
  43. Grattan-Guinness books
  44. Women mathematicians by Dubreil-Jacotin
  45. Pedoe's books
  46. Zervos publications
  47. James Jeans: 'Physics and Philosophy' II
  48. More Smith History books
  49. de Montessus publications
  50. Smith Overview
  51. Vector calculus problems

Quotations

  1. Quotations by Descartes
  2. A quotation by Lie
  3. Quotations by Jacobi
  4. Quotations by Alfven

Famous Curves

  1. Foliumd
  2. Trident
  3. Cycloid
  4. Cartesian
  5. Famous Curves Index
  6. Hyperbolic
  7. Equiangular

Chronology

  1. Mathematical Chronology
  2. Chronology for 1625 to 1650
  3. Chronology for 1300 to 1500
  4. Chronology for 1500 to 1600

EMS Archive

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BMC Archive

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Gazetteer of the British Isles

  1. Cork
  2. References
  3. London Learned Societies

Astronomy section

  1. The Dynamics of the Solar System
  2. List of astronomers
  3. List of astronomers


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