Johann van Waveren Hudde

1628 - 1704

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Johann Hudde was a Dutch mathematician who worked on maxima and minima and the theory of equations. He gave an ingenious method to find multiple roots of an equation.
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  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. The Galileo Project
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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