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Biographies

  1. René Descartes biography
  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 biography
  7. Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695)
  8. Nicolas Malebranche (1638-1715)
  9. Gilles Roberval (1602-1675)
  10. Henry More biography
  11. Pierre de Carcavi biography
  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 biography
  19. Charles René Reyneau (1656-1728)
  20. Robert Boyle biography
  21. Bernard Lamy (1640-1715)
  22. Pierre Rémond de Montmort (1678-1719)
  23. Jean Beaugrand biography
  24. John Wallis (1616-1703)
  25. Erasmus Bartholin biography
  26. Antoine Arnauld biography
  27. Nicholas Oresme (1323-1382)
  28. Adriaan van Roomen (1561-1615)
  29. Isaac Newton (1643-1727)
  30. Sof'ja Aleksandrovna Janovskaja biography
  31. Alexis Clairaut biography
  32. Jacob Bernoulli biography
  33. Johann Rahn biography
  34. Willem 'sGravesande (1688-1742)
  35. Frenicle de Bessy (about 1604-1674)
  36. Timofei Fedorovic Osipovsky biography
  37. Johann Bernoulli biography
  38. Paul Tannery (1843-1904)
  39. Marino Ghetaldi (1568-1626)
  40. János Apáczai biography
  41. Bernard de Fontenelle (1657-1757)
  42. Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716)
  43. Joseph Privat de Molières (1677-1742)
  44. Michel Rolle (1652-1719)
  45. Joseph Saurin (1659-1737)
  46. Pierre Gassendi (1592-1655)
  47. Claude Mydorge (1585-1647)
  48. William Molyneux (1656-1698)
  49. Leonhard Euler (1707-1783)
  50. Jean d'Alembert biography
  51. Hieronymus Georg Zeuthen (1839-1920)
  52. Hendrik de Vries biography
  53. Francesco Maurolico (1494-1575)
  54. Jean-Baptiste Morin (1583-1656)
  55. Juan Caramuel biography
  56. Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis (1698-1759)
  57. Charles-Marie de La Condamine (1701-1774)
  58. Charles de Bouvelles biography
  59. Paul Mansion (1844-1919)
  60. Gregory of Saint-Vincent (1584-1667)
  61. Duilio Gigli biography
  62. Samuel Clarke (1675-1729)
  63. Vincenzo Flauti biography
  64. Heinrich Scholz biography
  65. Giovanni Benedetti biography
  66. Claude Dechales biography
  67. Pierre Boutroux biography
  68. George Halsted (1853-1922)
  69. Imre Lakatos biography
  70. Johann Faulhaber (1580-1635)
  71. Michelangelo Ricci biography
  72. Ernest de Jonquières (1820-1901)
  73. Tommaso Ceva (1648-1737)
  74. Alexander von Brill biography
  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 biography
  83. Carl Siegel (1896-1981)
  84. Girard Desargues biography
  85. Ettore Bortolotti biography
  86. Christopher Clavius biography
  87. Louis Castel biography
  88. Oswald Veblen (1880-1960)
  89. Jean Picard (1620-1682)
  90. Andreas Speiser biography
  91. Patrick d'Arcy (1725-1779)
  92. René de Sluze (1622-1685)
  93. James Clerk Maxwell (1831-1879)
  94. Joachim Jungius (1587-1657)
  95. David Eugene Smith biography
  96. Thomas Harriot (1560-1621)
  97. Philippe de la Hire (1640-1718)
  98. Étienne Pascal (1588-1651)
  99. Siguenza y Gongora (1645-1700)
  100. Georges de Rham biography
  101. Pappus (about 290-about 350)
  102. Pierre Varignon (1654-1722)
  103. Pierre Hérigone (1580-1643)
  104. Laura Bassi biography
  105. Edmund Whittaker (1873-1956)
  106. Ludwig Schlesinger biography
  107. Guglielmo Libri biography
  108. Pierre Petit (1594-1677)
  109. Francis Maseres (1731-1824)
  110. Louis Arbogast biography
  111. Alfred Kempe (1849-1922)
  112. Eugène Rouché biography
  113. David Kendall (1918-2007)
  114. Leopold Kronecker (1823-1891)
  115. Constantin Le Paige (1852-1929)
  116. Benjamin Franklin Finkel biography
  117. Hendrik van Heuraet (1634-1660)
  118. David Gregory (1659-1708)
  119. Laurent Lafforgue biography
  120. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679)

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

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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