Francesco da Paola Virgilio Secondo Maria Faà di Bruno

1825 - 1888

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Faa di Bruno is best known for his formula for the nth derivative of a composition of functions. He was canonised in 1988
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Other Web sites
  1. The Catholic Encyclopedia
  2. Faà di Bruno's formula
  3. ADD Craik: Prehistory of Faà di Bruno's Formula
  4. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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