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Biographies

  1. Ptolemy (about 85-about 165)
  2. Hipparchus (190 BC-120 BC)
  3. Al-Battani (about 868-929)
  4. Levi ben Gerson (1288-1344)
  5. Eratosthenes (276 BC-194 BC)
  6. Pappus (about 290-about 350)
  7. Ibn al-Haytham (965-1039)
  8. Frederico Commandino (1506-1575)
  9. Erasmus Reinhold (1511-1553)
  10. Al-Khwarizmi (about 790-about 850)
  11. Georg Peurbach (1423-1461)
  12. al-Khazin (about 900-about 971)
  13. Regiomontanus (1436-1476)
  14. Tycho Brahe (1546-1601)
  15. Nasir al-Din al-Tusi (1201-1274)
  16. Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)
  17. Cleomedes (about 10-about 70)
  18. Conon (about 280 BC-about 220 BC)
  19. Johannes Campanus (1220-1296)
  20. Theon of Alexandria (about 335-about 405)
  21. Jabir ibn Aflah (about 1100-about 1160)
  22. Heron of Alexandria (about 10-about 75)
  23. Michael Mästlin (1550-1631)
  24. Euclid (about 325 BC-about 265 BC)
  25. Henry Savile (1549-1622)
  26. Hypatia (about 370-415)
  27. Theon of Smyrna (about 70-about 135)
  28. Al-Biruni (973-1048)
  29. Abu'l-Wafa (940-998)
  30. Gerard Mercator (1512-1594)
  31. Ibn Yunus (950-1009)
  32. Ulugh Beg (1393-1449)
  33. Menelaus (about 70-about 130)
  34. Proclus (411-485)
  35. Mansur (970-1036)
  36. Robert Recorde (1510-1558)
  37. Oronce Fine (1494-1555)
  38. al-Khujandi (about 940-1000)
  39. Ahmed ibn Yusuf (835-912)
  40. João Delgado (1553-1612)
  41. Sharaf al-Din al-Tusi (about 1135-1213)
  42. al-Nasawi (about 1010-about 1075)
  43. Gilles Roberval (1602-1675)
  44. Stephano degli Angeli (1623-1697)
  45. Christopher Clavius (1538-1612)
  46. John Sacrobosco (about 1195-1256)
  47. George Allman (1824-1904)
  48. al-Kashi (1390-1450)
  49. Adriaan van Roomen (1561-1615)
  50. Paul Wittich (1546-1586)
  51. Jacob ben Tibbon (1236-1305)
  52. Thomas Allen (1540-1632)
  53. Zenodorus (about 200 BC-about 140 BC)
  54. Posidonius (135 BC-51 BC)
  55. Jagannatha (about 1690-about 1750)
  56. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)
  57. Ruan Yuan (1764-1849)
  58. Al-Nayrizi (about 875-about 940)
  59. Johann Werner (1468-1522)
  60. Morris Kline (1908-1992)
  61. Edmond Halley (1656-1742)
  62. Eutocius (about 480-about 540)
  63. Leonhard Euler (1707-1783)
  64. Marinus (about 450-about 500)
  65. John Wallis (1616-1703)
  66. Apollonius (about 262 BC-about 190 BC)
  67. Philip van Lansberge (1561-1632)
  68. Francesco Barozzi (1537-1604)
  69. Nicholas Kryffs (1401-1464)
  70. Jeremiah Horrocks (1618-1641)
  71. Asger Aaboe (1922-2007)
  72. Ibrahim ibn Sinan (908-946)
  73. Benedetto Castelli (1578-1643)
  74. Pedro Nunes (1502-1578)
  75. Gherard (1114-1187)
  76. François Viète (1540-1603)
  77. Giovanni Magini (1555-1617)
  78. Hans Wussing (1927-2011)
  79. Qadi Zada (1364-1436)
  80. Petrus Apianus (1495-1552)
  81. Giovanni Alfonso Borelli (1608-1679)
  82. Callippus (about 370 BC-about 310 BC)

History Topics

  1. Ptolemy Manuscript
  2. Cartography
  3. References for Ptolemy Manuscript
  4. Ptolemy mss
  5. Ptolemy Source
  6. Ptolemy Source
  7. Ptolemy Source
  8. Ptolemy Source
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  10. Ptolemy Source
  11. Ptolemy Source
  12. Ptolemy Source
  13. Ptolemy Source
  14. Ptolemy Source
  15. Ptolemy Source
  16. Greek astronomy
  17. Ptolemy Source
  18. Trigonometric functions
  19. References for Cartography
  20. Physical world
  21. Arabic mathematics
  22. Doubling the cube
  23. Christianity and Mathematics
  24. Size of the Universe
  25. Cosmology
  26. Longitude1
  27. function concept
  28. Zero
  29. test2.html
  30. Sundials
  31. Science in the 17th century
  32. Classical time
  33. References for Greek astronomy
  34. Indian mathematics
  35. References for Mathematics and Art
  36. Golden ratio
  37. Non-Euclidean geometry
  38. Pi chronology
  39. Pi history
  40. Mathematics and Art
  41. Classical light
  42. Kepler's Laws

Societies etc

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Honours

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References

  1. References for Ptolemy
  2. References for Hipparchus
  3. References for Nicolaus Copernicus
  4. References for Erasmus Reinhold
  5. References for Thabit
  6. References for Ibn Yunus
  7. References for Galileo Galilei
  8. References for Ulugh Beg
  9. References for Al-Battani
  10. References for Theon of Alexandria
  11. References for Tycho Brahe
  12. References for Regiomontanus
  13. References for Joseph Neuberg
  14. References for Nasir al-Din al-Tusi
  15. References for Piero della Francesca
  16. References for Menelaus
  17. References for Eratosthenes
  18. References for August Möbius

Additional material

  1. Ptolemy's hypotheses of astronomy
  2. Rudio's talk
  3. Rose's Greek mathematical literature
  4. Proclus and the history of geometry as far as Euclid
  5. Galileo: 'Dialogue
  6. Mathematicians and Music 2.1
  7. Proclus on the Parallel Postulate
  8. Plato Mathematics
  9. Mathematics at Aberdeen 1
  10. George William Hill's new theory of Jupiter and Saturn
  11. Carathéodory: 'Conformal representation
  12. Pappus on mechanics
  13. Women mathematicians by Dubreil-Jacotin
  14. De Coste on Mersenne
  15. Heath: Everyman's Library 'Euclid' Introduction
  16. Valdivia aspects of maths
  17. Apostol Project
  18. Brinkley Copley Medal
  19. Biography of Mathematics
  20. Savile on Euclid
  21. Mathematicians and Music 2.2
  22. Craig books
  23. Dingle books
  24. Santalo honorary doctorate
  25. Kepler's Planetary Laws
  26. James Jeans addresses the British Association in 1934, Part 2
  27. De Morgan 1859 Preface

Quotations

  1. A quotation by Ptolemy
  2. Quotations by Kepler

Famous Curves

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Chronology

  1. Mathematical Chronology
  2. Chronology for 1AD to 500
  3. Chronology for 1300 to 1500
  4. Chronology for 1100 to 1300

EMS Archive

  1. 1912-13 Nov meeting
  2. EMS Proceedings papers
  3. Edinburgh Mathematical Society Lecturers 1883-2016

BMC Archive

  1. BMC 2011

Gazetteer of the British Isles

  1. Oxford individuals
  2. London Museums
  3. Cork

Astronomy section

  1. The Structure of the Solar System
  2. The Reaches of the Milky Way
  3. List of astronomers
  4. List of astronomers


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