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*)
Abhyankar , Shreeram (2656*)
Abraham, Max (805*)
Abramescu , Nicolae (1596*)
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 (2952*)
Ahmed ibn Yusuf (661)
Ahmes, Ahmes (165)
Ahrens, Wilhelm (1424)
Ahmes (165)
Aida Yasuaki (702*)
Aiken , Howard (2731*)
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*)
Amberg , Ernst (769)
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*)
Angelescu , Aurel (938*)
Angeli , Stephano degli (955)
Angheluță, Theodor (1114*)
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 (3100*)
Atkinson , Frederick (1219*)
Atwood , George (1108)
Aubin , Thierry (1750*)
Aurillac, Gerbert of (25378)
Auslander , Maurice (2463*)
Auslander, Louis (1448*)
Autolycus of Pitane (814)
Auzout , Adrien (2075)
Avicenna , Abu Ali (1984*)
Ayyangar , A (683*)


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