Giovanni Antonio Amedeo Plana

1781 - 1864

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Giovanni Plana was an Italian mathematician who worked on astronomy, integrals, elliptic functions, heat, electrostatics and geodesy.
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Honours awarded to Giovanni Plana
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Fellow of the Royal Society1827
Royal Society Copley Medal1834
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1835
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