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Open Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871
Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871

Place: United Kingdom, England Subject : biography, computing, maths and statistics English mathematician, one of the greatest pioneers of mechanical

Open Barrow, Isaac, 1630-1677
Barrow, Isaac, 1630-1677

Place : United States of America Subject : biography, maths and statistics English mathematician, physicist, classicist, and Anglican divine, one of

Big data

MaryAnne Gobble writes that the definition of big data is multifaceted, ambiguous, and dynamic, suggesting the term has different meanings between

Binary system (Mathematics)

numeration system based on powers of 2, in contrast to the familiar decimal system , which is based on powers of 10. In the binary system, only the

Open Bit

In computing, a single binary digit, either 0 or 1. A bit is the smallest unit of data stored in a computer; all other data must be coded into a

Bolyai, János, 1802-1860

Hungarian mathematician, one of the founders of non-Euclidean geometry. He was the son of Wolfgang Bolyai . He was one of the first to see Euclidean

Open Born, Max, 1882-1970
Born, Max, 1882-1970

Place: United Kingdom, Germany Subject : biography, physics German-born British physicist who pioneered quantum mechanics, the mathematical

Open Box plot
Box plot

A box-and-whisker plot, or box plot, is a tool used to visually display the range, distribution symmetry, and central tendency of a distribution in

Open Bragg, William Henry, 1862-1942
Bragg, William Henry, 1862-1942

English physicist. He shared with his son Lawrence Bragg the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1915 for their research work on X-rays and crystals.

Brouwer, L. E. J. (Luitzen Egbertus Jan), 1881-1966

Place : Netherlands Subject : biography, maths and statistics Dutch mathematician who founded the school of mathematical thought known as