Greek algebraist

Greek who determined the circumference of the earth

Greek who wrote a work on conic sections

Wrote Elements

Prince of Amatuers

Famous 'Last Theorem'

Solved the brachistrone problem

Wrote 'Optics'

Formulas for powers of complex numbers

Proved the cardinality of rational numbers is equal to cardinality of natural numbers

Proved the Poincare Conjecture

Proved Taniyama-Shimura Conjecture which essentially proved Fermat's Last Theorem

Developed logarithms

Wrote more pages of math than anyone else

Wrote more papers than anyone else

Incompleteness Theorem

Wrote 'Ars Magna'

Solved the Konigsburg Bridge Problem

Wrote Disquisitions Arithmaticae

Proved the constructability of the 17-gon

Inventor of calculus whose notation is still widely used today

Proposed 23 problems in 1900 that he considered the most important

Creator of group theory

Proved Kepler's Laws mathematically

Defended Syracuse from the Romans with crazy machines

Known for his Method of Exhaustion

Indian mathematician discovered by Hardy/known for his Lost Notebook and incredible series identities

Has a Four Square Theorem

Considered 'father of the computer,' he created the designs for a difference engine

First woman to make a substantial contribution to mathematics

Female mathematician chiefly known for a curve named after her, the 'Witch of _____'

Female mathematician who worked with 'ideals' and was credited by Einstein with laying the work for his Theory of Relativity

Female mathematician who developed the first computer program

Female mathematician who corresponded with LaGrange, Legendre, and Gauss/pioneer of elasticity theory

Yale prof who named dot and cross products for vectors

A founder of computer science who reduced logic to his namesake algebraic system which is still used in computer design today

Wrote 'A Mathematicians Apology'

Developed analytical geometry

Wrote 'Mechanique Celeste' and served under Napoleon

Served as scientific advisor to Napoleon in Egypt/has series named for him used to model heat flow

Founder of complex analysis

Pseudonym for a group of mainly French mathematicians beginning in 1935 who wrote books on advanced topics/introduced the symbol for empty set and the terms injection, surjection,

Swiss family of mathematicians who fought incessantly and envied each other's success

Hungarian co-founder of non-Euclidean geometry

First person to solve depressed cubics algebraically/teacher of Tartaglia

Shared his method for solving cubics with Cardano who promised secrecy but published it anyway

Student of Cardano who helped him solve quartic equations

Last of the great Greek geometers/provided groundwork for modern projective geometry

Considered the father of deductive geometry (600 BC)

Irish mathematician/physicist who invented quaternions and reformulated Newtonian mechanics

Russian co-founder of non-Euclidean geometry

Persian mathematician of the Abbasid Empire who worked at the House of Wisdom in Baghdad and is often wrongfully credited with the invention of symbolic algebra

Persian polymath who worked on solutions to the general cubic/also wrote 'The Rubiyat'

Provided first thorough treatment of non-Euclidean geometry/namesake hypothesis is one of the 7 Millennium problems/namesake sum is used by calculus students to approximate integra

Known as the 'Last Universalist' because of his cutting edge knowledge in every area of mathematics/namesake conjecture is the only Millenium problem to be solved

First black American woman awarded a Ph.D. in mathematics/worked for NASA in 60's on Mercury Project

Created factorial notation: n!

Brit pure math/created modern concept of groups & matrix addition & mult/gave up law practice at 42 to take Sadleirian chair of math at Cambridge

Hungarian (then American) mathematician & physicist/key figure in development of game theory, digital computing, & hydrogen bomb/co-wrote Theory of Games and Economic Behavior

Australian mathematician called the Mozart of Math/prof at UCLA/won Field's Medal in 2006 & Breakthrough Prize in Math in 2014

American mathematician, electrical engineer, & cryptographer known as 'the father of information theory'/published landmark paper in 1948/founded digital circuit design theory

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