Takakazu Shinsuke Seki

1642 - 1708

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Takakazu Seki was a Japanese mathematician who was the first person to study determinants. He also discovered Bernoulli numbers before Jacob Bernoulli.
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A Poster of Takakazu Seki

Mathematicians born in the same country

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