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  • Václav Hlavatý, Ph.D (1894 - 1969)
    Václav Hlavatý (27 January 1894 – 11 January 1969) was a noted Czech-American mathematician, who wrote on the theory of relativity and corresponded extensively with Albert Einstein...
  • Sofia Kovalevskaya (1850 - 1891)
    Sofia Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya (Russian: Со́фья Васи́льевна Ко...
  • Charles Babbage (1791 - 1871)
    Charles Babbage KH FRS (/ˈbæbɪdʒ/; 26 December 1791 – 18 October 1871) was an English polymath. A mathematician, philosopher, inventor and mechanical engineer, Ba...
  • William Stanley Jevons (1835 - 1882)
    William Stanley Jevons FRS (/ˈdʒɛvənz/; 1 September 1835 – 13 August 1882) was an English economist and logician. Irving Fisher described Jevons' book A General M...
  • Lazare, comte Carnot (1753 - 1823)
    Lazare Nicolas Marguerite, Comte Carnot (13 May 1753 – 2 August 1823), the Organizer of Victory in the French Revolutionary Wars, was a French politician, engineer, and mathematician. Educ...

Mathematicians are people with an extensive knowledge of mathematics who use this knowledge in their work, typically to solve mathematical problems. Mathematics is concerned with numbers, data, collection, quantity, structure, space, and change.

List of notable mathematicians

For a complete list, please see: Mathematicians Project Profiles.

  • Euclid of Alexandria
  • Archimedes of Syracuse
  • René Descartes
  • Pierre de Fermat
  • Sir Isaac Newton
  • Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz
  • The Bernoulli family
  • Leonhard Euler
  • Joseph-Louis Lagrange
  • Carl Friedrich Gauss
  • Niels Henrik Abel
  • Évariste Galois
  • Augustin-Louis Cauchy
  • Arthur Cayley
  • William Rowan Hamilton
  • Bernhard Riemann
  • Georg Cantor
  • Felix Klein
  • Sophus Lie
  • Henri Poincaré
  • Elie Cartan
  • David Hilbert
  • Emmy Noether
  • Srinivasa Ramanujan
  • Hermann Weyl
  • Andre Weil
  • John von Neumann
  • Andrey Kolmogorov
  • Israel Gel'fand
  • Jean-Pierre Serre
  • Alexander Grothendieck
  • Nathan Divinsky

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