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##### Napier, John, 1550-1617

Place : United States of America Subject : biography, maths and statistics, computing Scottish mathematician who invented logarithmic tables. Napier

##### Nash, John F. (1928 - 2015)

Born: June 13, 1928, in Bluefield, West Virginia; American; game theory, Nash equilibrium, mathematics; Major Works: “Equilibrium Points in N -Person

##### Newcomb, Simon, 1835-1909

Canadian-born US mathematician and astronomer. He compiled charts and tables of astronomical data with phenomenal accuracy. His calculations of the

##### Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727

Place: United Kingdom, England Subject : biography, physics, maths and statistics English physicist and mathematician who is regarded as one of the

##### Noether, Emmy, 1882-1935

Place : Germany Subject : biography, maths and statistics German mathematician who became one of the leading figures in modern abstract algebra.

##### Numbers, Complex

In mathematics, a number written in the form a + i b , where a and b are real numbers and i is the square root of −1 (that is, i 2 = −1); i used to be

##### Numbers, Rational

In mathematics, any number that can be expressed as an exact fraction (with a denominator not equal to 0), that is, as a ÷ b where a and b are

##### Number theory

branch of mathematics concerned with the properties of the integers (the numbers 0, 1, -1, 2, -2, 3, -3, …). An important area in number theory is the

##### Numeration

in mathematics, process of designating numbers according to any particular system; the number designations are in turn called numerals. In any place

##### Numerology

Divination by numbers. The basis of numerology is the belief that numbers connect the world of humans to the structure of the universe. A