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Al-Hassâr's Kitâb al-Bayân and the Transmission of the Hindu-Arabic Numerals

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This article was a talk given at the 7th Maghrebi Colloque of the History of Arabic Mathematics held from 30...

Al-Kindi

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Ya'qub b. Ishaq al-Kindi was an early Arab scholar of the 9th century, one of the first great scientists that...

A Discovery in Architecture: 15th Century Islamic Architecture Presages 20th Century Mathematics

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This article relates the discovery by two American scholars, Paul J. Steinhardt and Peter J. Lu (respectively...

Mathematics in Muslim Heritage

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Early mathematics was revolutionised by Muslim scholars like Al-Khwarizmi, the founder of Algebra; Al-Kindi,...

The Scholars of Seville - Mathematics and Astronomy

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In Seville, scholars led the science of astronomy, criticising earlier works on the basis of new observations...

The Scholars of Samarkand

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Samarkand contributed in particular to the progress of science in astronomy through its observatory. Some of...