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Biographies

  1. Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695)
  2. Hendrik van Heuraet (1634-1660)
  3. James Gregory (1638-1675)
  4. René de Sluze (1622-1685)
  5. Denis Papin (1647-1712)
  6. Jean Richer (1630-1696)
  7. Werner Romberg (1909-2003)
  8. Marin Mersenne (1588-1648)
  9. Frans van Schooten (1615-1660)
  10. Honoré Fabri (1608-1688)
  11. Guillaume de l'Hôpital (1661-1704)
  12. Bevan Braithwaite Baker (1890-1963)
  13. Pierre Fermat (1601-1665)
  14. Joseph Saurin (1659-1737)
  15. Ehrenfried Walter von Tschirnhaus (1651-1708)
  16. Diederik Korteweg (1848-1941)
  17. Pierre Rémond de Montmort (1678-1719)
  18. Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716)
  19. Johann Hudde (1628-1704)
  20. Gregory of Saint-Vincent (1584-1667)
  21. Willem 'sGravesande (1688-1742)
  22. Pierre de Carcavi (1600-1684)
  23. Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)
  24. Jean Picard (1620-1682)
  25. Jacob Gool (1596-1667)
  26. William Brouncker (1620-1684)
  27. Edward Copson (1901-1980)
  28. Albert Girard (1595-1632)
  29. Jan Stampioen (1610-1690)
  30. F F P Bisacre (1885-1954)
  31. Ibn al-Haytham (965-1039)
  32. Pierre Varignon (1654-1722)
  33. Alexis Clairaut (1713-1765)
  34. Christopher Wren (1632-1723)
  35. Gaspard Monge (1746-1818)
  36. Gilles Roberval (1602-1675)
  37. Andrea Tacquet (1612-1660)
  38. Robert Hooke (1635-1703)
  39. Abraham de Moivre (1667-1754)
  40. Samuel Molyneux (1689-1728)
  41. Charles Bossut (1730-1814)
  42. Vladimir Arnold (1937-2010)
  43. René Descartes (1596-1650)
  44. Giovanni Battista Riccioli (1598-1671)
  45. Willebrord Snell (1580-1626)
  46. Pierre Duhem (1861-1916)
  47. Christopher Clavius (1538-1612)
  48. Carl Siegel (1896-1981)
  49. Jan-Karel della Faille (1597-1652)
  50. Giacinto Morera (1856-1907)
  51. Paul Mansion (1844-1919)
  52. Giovanni Cassini (1625-1712)
  53. Jacob Bernoulli (1655-1705)
  54. Giovanni Vailati (1863-1909)
  55. Vincenzo Riccati (1707-1775)
  56. Hans Freudenthal (1905-1990)
  57. Benjamin Robins (1707-1751)
  58. Simon Newcomb (1835-1909)
  59. Rudolf Clausius (1822-1888)
  60. Isaac Newton (1643-1727)
  61. John Napier (1550-1617)
  62. Francis Maseres (1731-1824)
  63. Agner Erlang (1878-1929)
  64. Florimond de Beaune (1601-1652)
  65. Johann Bernoulli (1667-1748)
  66. Constantin Le Paige (1852-1929)
  67. Gabriel Mouton (1618-1694)
  68. John Arbuthnot (1667-1735)
  69. Adriaan Vlacq (1600-1667)
  70. Adrien Auzout (1622-1691)
  71. Augustin Fresnel (1788-1827)
  72. Georg Mohr (1640-1697)
  73. John Wallis (1616-1703)
  74. Ismael Boulliau (1605-1694)
  75. William Molyneux (1656-1698)
  76. Guido Grandi (1671-1742)
  77. Alexis Fontaine (1704-1771)
  78. Agnes Mary Clerke (1842-1907)
  79. Henri Delannoy (1833-1915)
  80. Jan de Witt (1625-1672)
  81. John Collins (1624-1683)
  82. Siméon-Denis Poisson (1781-1840)
  83. Louis Carré (1663-1711)
  84. Georges Darmois (1888-1960)
  85. Étienne Louis Malus (1775-1812)
  86. Frenicle de Bessy (about 1604-1674)

History Topics

  1. Longitude1
  2. Classical light
  3. The number e
  4. Classical time
  5. References for Classical light
  6. Calculus history
  7. Gravitation
  8. Brachistochrone problem
  9. References for Orbits
  10. References for Classical time
  11. Black holes
  12. Quadratic etc equations
  13. Squaring the circle
  14. U of St Andrews History

Societies etc

  1. Paris Academy of Sciences
  2. London Royal Society

Honours

  1. Rue Huygens
  2. Fellow of the Royal Society
  3. Lunar features
  4. Lunar features
  5. Paris street names
  6. Planetary features

References

  1. References for Christiaan Huygens
  2. References for René Descartes
  3. References for Isaac Newton
  4. References for James Gregory
  5. References for Adriaan Vlacq
  6. References for Philip van Lansberge
  7. References for Simon Stevin
  8. References for Gottfried Leibniz
  9. References for Jean Picard
  10. References for Étienne Louis Malus
  11. References for Henry Briggs
  12. References for Jacques Hadamard
  13. References for Johann Heinrich Lambert
  14. References for Pierre de Carcavi
  15. References for Isaac Barrow
  16. References for Jost Bürgi
  17. References for Pierre Varignon
  18. References for Robert Hooke
  19. References for John Napier
  20. References for Galileo Galilei
  21. References for Werner Romberg
  22. References for Hendrik van Heuraet

Additional material

  1. Christiaan Huygens' article on Saturn's Ring
  2. Huygens: 'Traité de la lumière
  3. Max Planck: 'The Nature of Light
  4. The Tercentenary of the birth of James Gregory
  5. Mathematicians and Music 2.2
  6. De Vries publications
  7. De Montmort: 'Essai d'Analyse
  8. Science at St Andrews
  9. Pandrosion man woman
  10. Gregory-Collins correspondence
  11. Charles Bossut on Leibniz and Newton
  12. James Jeans: 'Physics and Philosophy' II
  13. Herivel's books
  14. De Coste on Mersenne
  15. Douglas Jones publications
  16. H M Macdonald addresses the British Association in 1934
  17. Andrew Forsyth addresses the British Association in 1905
  18. Rudio's Euler talk
  19. Rudio's talk
  20. Smith Autograph Papers
  21. Hormander books
  22. The St Andrews Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
  23. Weil on history
  24. Max Planck: 'Quantum Theory
  25. de Montessus publications
  26. Publications of Giacinto Morera
  27. Cassini and the Division in Saturn's Ring
  28. Dahlin Introduction
  29. Born Inaugural
  30. Montmort Preface
  31. Copson Professor

Quotations

  1. A quotation by Huygens

Famous Curves

  1. Cycloid
  2. Curve definitions
  3. Curve definitions
  4. Catenary
  5. Serpentine
  6. Involute
  7. Nephroid
  8. Hypocycloid
  9. Neiles
  10. Cissoid
  11. Epicycloid
  12. Tractrix

Chronology

  1. Chronology for 1650 to 1675
  2. Mathematical Chronology

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Gazetteer of the British Isles

  1. London individuals H-M
  2. London individuals S-Z
  3. London Learned Societies
  4. London Museums
  5. References
  6. Arbuthnott, near Inverbervie, Aberdeenshire
  7. St Andrews, Fife
  8. Other London Institutions outside the centre

Astronomy section

  1. Extras Index
  2. List of astronomers
  3. List of astronomers


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