Names beginning with P or Q


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

Pacioli, Luca (1269*)
Power, Sheila (2152)
Padé, Henri (1384*)
Paderborn, Reinher of (1465)
Padoa, Alessandro (1969*)
Pahlings, Herbert (1196*)
Paige, Constantin Le (1750*)
Painlevé, Paul (1119*)
Pairman, Eleanor (1441)
Paley, Raymond (669*)
Paman, Roger (1977)
Panini (1262*)
Paoli, Pietro (1226)
Papin, Denis (2528*)
Pappus of Alexandria (2253)
Paramesvara, Paramesvara (820)
Parry, William (1223*)
Pars, Leopold (1048*)
Parseval des Chênes, M-A (922)
Pascal, Blaise (1762*)
Pascal, Ernesto (2530*)
Pascal, Étienne (1306)
Pasch, Moritz (1054*)
Pask, Gordan (1246*)
Pastur, Leonid (1671*)
Pastor, Julio Rey (1741*)
Patodi, Vijay (447*)
Paton, James (412)
Pauli, Wolfgang (2405*)
Peacock, George (3180*)
Peano, Giuseppe (2402*)
Pearson, Egon (1772*)
Pearson, Karl (2614*)
Peddie, William (293*)
Pedoe, Daniel (2861*)
Peierls, Rudolf (1910*)
Peirce, Benjamin (2160*)
Peirce, Benjamin O (2825*)
Peirce, Charles (2070*)
Pell, Alexander (1601*)
Pell, Anna (2476*) (516*)
Pell, John (1124)
Penney, Bill (489*)
Penrose, Roger (2747*)
Perelman, Grigori (2791*)
Pérès, Joseph (445)
Perrin-Riou, Bernadette (1531*)
Perron, Oskar (618*)
Perseus (450)
Personne, G de Roberval (349)
Peschl, Ernst (1149*)
Péter, Rózsa (2138*)
Petersen, Julius (1500*)
Peterson, Karl (893*)
Petersson, Hans (1083*)
Petit, Aléxis (695)
Petit, Pierre (818)
Petrovsky, Ivan (2416*)
Petryshyn, Volodymyr (1152*)
Petzval, Józeph (625*)
Peurbach, Georg (1409)

Pfaff, Johann (937*)
Pfeiffer, Georgii (1275*)
Philip, Flora (1019)
Philip, Robert (289)
Philon of Byzantium (741)
Phragmén, Edvard (1263*)
Piaggio, Henry (377)
Piatetski-Shapiro, Ilya (1754*)
Pic, Gheorghe (1028*)
Picard, Émile (1284*)
Picard, Jean (1793*)
Pick, Georg (979*)
Picken, David (732)
Picone, Mauro (2619*)
Pieri, Mario (2292*)
Piero della Francesca (540*)
Pierpont, James (1796)
Pillai, K C Sreedharan (368*)
Pincherle, Salvatore (2740*)
Pinkerton, Peter (87*)
Pisano, Leonardo Fibonacci (2250*)
Pisier, Gilles (1835*)
Pisot, Charles (2505*)
Pitiscus, Bartholomeo (890)
Pitman, Edwin (2308*)
Pitt, Harry (1791*)
Plana, Giovanni (910*)
Plancherel, Michel (1128*)
Planck, Max (2647*)
Plateau, Joseph (1296*)
Plato (2073*)
Playfair, John (2909*)
Plemelj, Josip (1911*)
Pless, Vera (1499*)
Plessner, Abraham (2392*)
Plücker, Julius (2207*)

Pogorelov, Aleksei (2134*)
Poincaré, J Henri (3235*)
Poinsot, Louis (875*)
Poisson, Siméon (2547*)
Pol, Balthasar van der (2142*)
Poleni, Giovanni (1084*)
Polkinghorne, John (2328*)
Pollaczek, Félix (2491*)
Pollio, Vitruvius (1071)
Polozii, Georgii (216)
Pólya, George (3454*)
Pompeiu, Dimitrie (1102*)
Poncelet, Jean-Victor (2740*)
Pontryagin, Lev (1498*)
Pople, John (2340*)
Popoviciu, Tiberiu (1815*)
Poretsky, Platon (1178*)
Porphyry, Malchus (770*)
Porta, Giambattista Della (2665*)
Posidonius of Rhodes (924*)
Possel, Lucien (1005*)
Post, Emil (1979*)
Postnikov, Mikhail (1666*)
Potapov, Vladimir (584*)
Potts, Renfrey (763*)
Poussin, C de la Vallée (1705*)
Povzner, Aleksandr (1095*)
Praeger, Cheryl (1746*)
Prager, William (1258*)
Prandtl, Ludwig (3027*)
Prandtl', Ludwig (3027)
Pratt, John (601*)
Preston, Gordon (1814*)
Price, Richard (1444*)
Pringsheim, Alfred (1092*)
Privalov, Ivan (2206*)
Privat de Molières, Joseph (706)
Proclus Diadochus (1329)
Prodi, Giovanni (2273*)
Prokhorov, Yurii (1516*)
Prony, Gaspard de (1015*)
Prophatius (983) (976)
Prthudakasvami (274)
Prüfer, Heinz (1668*)
Ptolemy (3425*)
Puiseux, Victor (542*)
Puissant, Louis (478*)
Pullar, John (376)
Puri, Madan (1161*)
Purser, John (1624*)
Pythagoras of Samos (3085*)

Qadi Zada, al-Rumi (1037)
Qalasadi, Abu'l al (1271)
Qin Jiushao (2046)
Quetelet, Adolphe (1904*)
Quhi, Abu al (1146)
Quillen, Daniel (2645*)
Quine, Willard Van (1962*)
Qurra, Thabit ibn (1547*)


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