Pierre Charles François Dupin

1784 - 1873

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Charles Dupin made contributions to differential geometry and in particular invented the 'Dupin indicatrix'.
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Honours awarded to Charles Dupin
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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1823


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