Names beginning with A


The number of words in the biography is given in brackets. A * indicates that there is a portrait.

Aaboe, Asger (2449*)
Abbe, Ernst (611*)
Abbott, Edwin (1464*)
Abel, Niels Henrik (2928*)
Abraham, Max (805*)
Abraham bar Hiyya (644)
Abu'l-Wafa al-Buzjani (1128)
Abu Jafar, al_Khazin (1187)
Abu Kamil Shuja (1049)
Ackermann, Wilhelm (1209*)
Adams, Edwin (507*)
Adams, J Frank (1492*)
Adams, John Couch (2213*)
Adamson, Iain (1916*)
Adelard of Bath (1001)
Adian, Sergei (2614*)
Adleman, Leonard (3318*)
Adler, August (478)
Adrain, Robert (1326*)
Adrianus, Romanus (2294*)
Aepinus, Franz (831*)
Afanassjewa, Ehrenfest-T (1198*)
Agnesi, Maria (2036*)
Ahlfors, Lars (742*)
Ahmed ibn Yusuf (661)
Ahmes (165)
Aida Yasuaki (702*)
Aiken, Howard (669*)
Airey, John (549)
Airy, George (2359*)
Aitken, Alec (1229*)
Aiyar, V (73)
Ajima, Naonobu (1289)
Akhiezer, Naum Il'ich (1707*)

al-Amili, Baha' (1633)
al-Baghdadi, Abu (971)
al-Banna, al-Marrakushi (909)
al-Battani, Abu Allah (1353*)
al-Biruni, Abu Arrayhan (3034*)
al-Farisi, Kamal (1142)
al-Haitam, Abu Ali (2515*)
al-Hasib Abu Kamil (1012)
al-Haytham, Abu Ali (2490*)
al-Jawhari, al-Abbas (639)
al-Jayyani, Abu (904)
al-Karaji, Abu (1855)
al-Karkhi (1789)
al-Kashi, Ghiyath (1758*)
al-Khalili, Shams (685)
al-Khayyami, Omar (2165*)
al-Khazin, Abu (1148)
al-Khujandi, Abu (735)
al-Khwarizmi, Abu (2895*)
al-Kindi, Abu (1163*)
al-Kuhi, Abu (1169)
al-Maghribi, Muhyi (616)
al-Mahani, Abu (517)
al-Marrakushi, ibn al-Banna (861)
al-Nasawi, Abu (687)
al-Nayrizi, Abu'l (621)
al-Qalasadi, Abu'l (1271)
al-Quhi, Abu (1146)
al-Samarqandi, Shams (206)
al-Samawal, Ibn (1646)
al-Sijzi, Abu (733)
al-Tusi, Nasir (1934*)
al-Tusi, Sharaf (1159)
al-Umawi, Abu (1035)
al-Uqlidisi, Abu'l (1044)

Albanese, Giacomo (1203)
Albategnius (al-Battani) (1333*)
Albert, A Adrian (1571*)
Albert of Saxony (1923*)
Albert the Great (1412*)
Alberti, Leone (1795*)
Albertus Magnus, Saint (1421*)
Alcuin of York (611*)
Aldrich, Henry (545*)
Aleksandrov, Aleksandr (1183*)
Aleksandrov, Pavel (2209*)
Alembert, Jean d' (2510*)
Alexander, Archie (1093*)
Alexander, C Hugh (1274*)
Alexander, James (850*)
Alexandroff, Alexander (1174*)
Alexandroff, Pavel (2209*)
Alexiewicz, Andrzej (1952*)
Alfvén, Hannes (1452*)
Alhazen (al-Haitam) (2490*)
Alison, John (1438)
Allan, Graham (1232*)
Allardice, Robert (435*)
Allen, Thomas (1667*)
Alling, Norman (1033*)
Allman, George (845*)
Almgren, Frederick (1646*)
Amili, Baha' al (1612)
Amitsur, Shimshon (1209*)
Ampère, André-Marie (2392*)
Amringe, Howard van (1486*)
Amsler, Jacob (642*)
Anaxagoras of Clazomenae (1261*)
Anaximander of Miletus (1053*)
Anderson, Oskar (1114*)
Andreev, Konstantin (1080*)
Andreotti, Aldo (2010*)
Andrews, George (1624*)
Angeli, Stephano degli (955)
Anosov, Dmitrii (1259*)
Anstice, Robert (689)
Anthemius of Tralles (393*)
Antiphon the Sophist (1022)
Antoine, Louis (2843*)
Antonelli, Kathleen (760*)

Apaczai, János (962*)
Apastamba (398)
Apéry, Roger (2889*)
Apianus, Petrus (1017*)
Apollonius of Perga (1712*)
Appel, Kenneth (2449*)
Appell, Paul (1398*)
Arago, François (2450*)
Arbogast, Louis (1051)
Arbuthnot, John (1292*)
Archibald, James (464)
Archibald, Raymond (1461*)
Archimedes of Syracuse (3179*)
Archytas of Tarentum (1385*)
Arf, Cahit (1481*)
Argand, Jean (946)
Arino, Ovide (1161*)
Arins, Eizens (793*)
Aristaeus the Elder (603)
Aristarchus of Samos (1573*)
Aristotle (3513*)
Arnauld, Antoine (1496*)
Arnold, Vladimir (2224*)
Aronhold, Siegfried (1437*)
Arthur, William (288*)
Artin, Emil (2652*)
Artin, Michael (1959*)
Aryabhata I (1951*)
Aryabhata II (429)
Arzelà, Cesare (1712*)
Ascoli, Guido (2134*)
Ashworth, Margaret (946*)
Askey, Richard (897*)
Atiyah, Michael (938*)
Atkinson, Frederick (1219*)
Atwood, George (1108)
Aubin, Thierry (1750*)
Aurillac, Gerbert of (25378)
Auslander, Maurice (1193*)
Autolycus of Pitane (814)
Auzout, Adrien (2075)
Avicenna, Abu Ali (1984*)
Ayyangar, A (683*)


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