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Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829) Abel , Niels Abel , Niels Henrik Abel
English mathematician who conceived of the Turing machine and broke German codes during World War II (1912-1954) Alan Mathison Turing , Alan Turing , Turing
English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947) Alfred North Whitehead , Whitehead
mathematician whose specialty is algebra algebraist
United States mathematician (born in France) (1906-1998) Andre Weil , Weil
Russian mathematician (1856-1922) Andrei Markov , Andre Markoff , Markoff , Markov
Greek mathematician and physicist noted for his work in hydrostatics and mechanics and geometry (287-212 BC) Archimedes
German mathematician responsible for the Mobius strip (1790-1868) August F. Mobius , August Ferdinand Mobius , Mobius
French mathematician who developed Fourier analysis and studied the conduction of heat (1768-1830) Baron Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier , Fourier , Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier
English mathematician for whom Bayes' theorem is named (1702-1761) Bayes , Thomas Bayes
United States mathematician and astronomer remembered for his studies of Uranus and Saturn and Neptune (1809-1880) Benjamin Peirce , Peirce
French mathematician (born in Poland) noted for inventing fractals (born in 1924) Benoit Mandelbrot , Mandelbrot
Swiss mathematician (1654-1705) Bernoulli , Jacques Bernoulli , Jakob Bernoulli , James Bernoulli
Swiss mathematician (1667-1748) Bernoulli , Jean Bernoulli , Johann Bernoulli , John Bernoulli
English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Whitehead (1872-1970) Bertrand Arthur William Russell , Bertrand Russell , Earl Russell , Russell
German mathematician and astronomer who made accurate measurements of stellar distances and who predicted the existence on an 8th planet (1784-1846) Bessel , Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel
French mathematician and philosopher and Jansenist; invented an adding machine; contributed (with Fermat) to the theory of probability (1623-1662) Blaise Pascal , Pascal
English mathematician; creator of Boolean algebra (1815-1864) Boole , George Boole
United States mathematician and astronomer noted for his works on navigation (1773-1838) Bowditch , Nathaniel Bowditch
French mathematician and philosopher (1743-1794) Condorcet , Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas Caritat , Marquis de Condorcet
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