Ferdinand François Désiré Budan de Boislaurent

1761 - 1840


François Budan de Boislaurent was a Haitian born amateur mathematician best remembered for his discovery of a rule which gives necessary conditions for a polynomial equation to have n real roots between two given numbers.
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