Germinal Pierre Dandelin

1794 - 1847

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Germinal Dandelin was a French mathematician best known for a method of approximating the roots of an algebraic equation.
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List of References (9 books/articles)

A Poster of Germinal Dandelin

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Other Web sites
  1. Free University of Brussels Belgium (A colour picture illustrating Dandelin's theorem)
  1. MathWorld (Another picture)

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