Roger Cotes

1682 - 1716

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Roger Cotes was an English mathematician who edited the second edition of Newton's Principia. He made advances in the theory of logarithms, the integral calculus and in numerical methods, particularly interpolation.
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List of References (11 books/articles)

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Honours awarded to Roger Cotes
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Plumian chair1707 - 1716
Fellow of the Royal Society1711


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