Al-Kashi, Jamshid

Born on 1380

Died on 1429

Ghiyāth al-Dīn Jamshīd Masʿūd al-Kāshī;

(or al-Kāshānī) (Persian: غیاث الدین جمشید کاشانی‎ Ghiyās-ud-dīn Jamshīd Kāshānī) (c. 1380 Kashan, Iran – 22 June 1429 Samarkand, Transoxania) was a Persian astronomer and mathematician.

Much of al-Kāshī’s work was not brought to Europe, and much, even the extant work, remains unpublished in any form.



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