Greek mathematics Index

History Topics: Index of Ancient Greek mathematics



Articles about Greek mathematics.

  1. Squaring the circle

  2. Doubling the cube

  3. Trisecting an angle

  4. Greek Astronomy

  5. How do we know about Greek mathematics?

  6. How do we know about Greek mathematicians?

  7. Greek number systems

  8. The teaching of mathematics in Ancient Greece

  9. Sundials

  10. Water clocks

  11. Manuscript Tradition in Ptolemy's Geography

Various lists of Greek mathematicians.

  1. Full list

  2. Mathematicans/Philosophers

  3. Mathematicians/Astronomers

  4. Mathematicians/Astronomers/Philosophers

  5. Greek circle squarers

  6. Later circle squarers
Click on a name below to go to that biography.

Full List of Greek Mathematicians in our archive

Anaxagoras
Anthemius
Antiphon
Apollonius
Archimedes
Archytas
Aristaeus
Aristarchus
Aristotle
Autolycus of Pitane
Bryson
Callippus
Chrysippus
Cleomedes
Conon
Democritus
Dinostratus
Diocles
Dionysodorus
Diophantus
Domninus
Eratosthenes
Euclid
Eudemus of Rhodes
Eudoxus
Eutocius
Geminus
Heraclides of Pontus
Heron
Hipparchus
Hippias
Hippocrates
Hypatia
Hypsicles
Leucippus
Marinus of Neapolis
Menaechmus
Menelaus
Nicomachus
Nicomedes
Oenopides of Chios
Pappus
Perseus
Philon of Byzantium
Plato
Porphyry
Posidonius
Proclus
Ptolemy
Pythagoras
Serenus
Simplicius
Sporus
Thales
Theaetetus
Theodorus
Theodosius
Theon of Alexandria
Theon of Smyrna
Thymaridas
Xenocrates
Zeno of Elea
Zeno of Sidon
Zenodorus


Greek Mathematicans/Philosophers

Anaxagoras
Antiphon
Archytas
Aristotle
Chrysippus
Cleomedes
Democritus
Eudoxus
Heraclides of Pontus
Hippias
Hypatia
Leucippus
Plato
Porphyry
Posidonius
Proclus
Ptolemy
Pythagoras
Simplicius
Thales
Xenocrates
Zeno of Elea

Greek Mathematicians/Astronomers

Apollonius
Archimedes
Aristarchus
Aristotle
Autolycus of Pitane
Callippus
Cleomedes
Conon
Democritus
Eratosthenes
Euclid
Eudoxus
Eutocius
Geminus
Heraclides of Pontus
Heron
Hipparchus
Hypsicles
Menelaus
Pappus
Plato
Porphyry
Posidonius
Proclus
Ptolemy
Simplicius
Thales
Theodosius
Theon of Alexandria
Theon of Smyrna



Greek Mathematicians/Astronomers/Philosophers


Aristotle
Cleomedes
Democritus
Eudoxus
Heraclides of Pontus
Plato
Porphyry
Posidonius
Proclus
Ptolemy
Simplicius
Thales

Greek Circle squarers

Anaxagoras
Antiphon
Apollonius
Archimedes
Bryson
Carpus
Dinostratus
Hippias
Hippocrates
Nicomedes
Oenopides
Sporus

Later Circle squarers

Al-Haytham
Johann Bernoulli
Cusa
Franco of Liège
James Gregory
Lambert
Leonardo da Vinci
Lindemann
Porta
Regiomontanus
Saint-Vincent

Alphabetical list of mathematicians born in modern-day Greece


Alphabetical list of mathematicians born in modern-day Turkey


Alphabetical list of mathematicians born in modern-day Egypt


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