References for Sridhara


  1. D Pingree, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904113.html

Books:

  1. G G Joseph, The crest of the peacock (London, 1991).

Articles:

  1. K Shankar Shukla, The Patiganita of Sridharacarya (Lucknow, 1959).
  2. B Datta, On the relation of Mahavira to Sridhara, Isis 17 (1932), 25-33.
  3. Ganitanand, On the date of Sridhara, Ganita Bharati 9 (1-4) (1987), 54-56.
  4. T Hayashi, Sridhara's authorship of the mathematical treatise Ganitapancavimsi, Historia Sci. (2) 4 (3) (1995), 233-250.
  5. K Shankar Shukla, On Sridhara's rational solution of Nx^2+1=y^2, Ganita 1 (1950), 1-12.
  6. A I Volodarskii, Mathematical treatise Patiganita by Sridhara (Russian), in 1966 Phys. Math. Sci. in the East (Russian) 'Nauka' (Moscow, 1966), 141-159
  7. A I Volodarskii, Notes on the treatise Patiganita by Sridhara (Russian), in 1966 Phys. Math. Sci. in the East (Russian) 'Nauka' (Moscow, 1966), 182-246.

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