# mathematician

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##### Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician engraving portrait

Portrait of Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss (30 April 1777 – 23 February 1855) German the greatest mathematician since antiquity, contributor with significative studies to number theory, algebra, statistics, analysis, differential geometry, geodesy, geophysics, mechanics, electrostatics, astronomy, matrix theory and optics.

##### Pierre-Simon marquis de Laplace French scientist, vintage engraving

Portrait of Pierre-Simon marquis de Laplace (23 March 1749 – 5 March 1827) French mathematician, physicist and astronomer, creator of the Laplacian differential operator. He was one of the first scientists to postulate the existence of black holes and the … Continued

##### Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz, German philosopher and mathematician of XVII century

Portrait of Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz (1 July 1646 – November 14, 1716) , German philosopher, mathematician and physicist, developer of the differential and integral calculus and creator of binary number system, which is the foundation of virtually all digital … Continued

##### René Descartes French philosopher and scientist, vintage engraving XVII century

Portrait of René Descartes (31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) known also as Renatus Cartesius, French philosopher, mathematician and scientist , father of the analytical geometry, of the infinitesimal calculus and of three dimensional coordinate system.

##### Christiaan Huygens Dutch mathematician and scientist of XVII century, vintage engraving

Christiaan Huygens (14 April 1629 – 8 July 1695) Dutch mathematician,astronomer, physicist, probabilist and horologist.He invented the pendulum clock

##### XV century, portrait of Johannes Müller von Königsberg known as Regiomontanus, vintage engraving

Johannes Müller von Königsberg (6 June 1436 – 6 July 1476), known as Regiomontanus, was a German mathematician, astronomer, astrologer, translator, instrument maker and Catholic bishop

##### Jean Le Rond d’ Alembert, portrait

Portrait of Jean-Baptiste le Rond d’Alembert, renowned 18th century mathematician, physicist, philosopher, and music theorist, co-author of the Encyclopedie bearing his name.