Gaspard Clair François Marie Riche de Prony

1755 - 1839

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Gaspard de Prony was a French mathematician who produced mathematical tables and texts on mathematical physics.
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Honours awarded to Gaspard de Prony
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Fellow of the Royal Society1818
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Elected 1820
Paris street namesRue de Prony (17th Arrondissement)
Commemorated on the Eiffel Tower

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