Names beginning with A


The number of words in the biography is given in brackets. A * indicates that there is a portrait.

Aaboe , Asger (1418*)
Adam, Pedro Puig (2143*)
Abbe , Ernst (614*)
Abbott , Edwin (1464*)
Abel , Niels Henrik (2925*)
Abellanas, Pedro (2480*)
Abhyankar , Shreeram (2689*)
Abraham, Max (806*)
Abramescu , Nicolae (1616*)
Abraham bar Hiyya (644)
Abu'l-Wafa al-Buzjani (1120)
Abu Jafar , al_Khazin (1189)
Abu Kamil Shuja (1049)
Ackermann , Wilhelm (1201*)
Adams, Edwin (504*)
Adams, J Frank (1493*)
Adams, John Couch (2213*)
Adamson , Iain (1918*)
Adelard of Bath (1003)
Adian , Sergei (2614*)
Adleman , Leonard (3316*)
Adler , August (489)
Adrain , Robert (1329*)
Adrianus , Romanus (2294*)
Aepinus , Franz (824)
Afanassjewa , Ehrenfest-T (1207*)
Agnesi , Maria (2042*)
Ahlfors , Lars (2987*)
Ahmed ibn Yusuf (661)
Ahmes, Ahmes (165)
Ahrens, Wilhelm (1445)
Ahmes (165)
Aida Yasuaki (702*)
Aiken , Howard (2764*)
Airey , John (549)
Airy , George (2361*)
Aitchison, John (2074*)
Aitken , Alec (1229*)
Aiyar , V (87*)
Ajima , Naonobu (1289)
Akhiezer , Naum Il'ich (1712*)

al-Amili , Baha' (1631)
al-Baghdadi , Abu (971)
al-Banna , al-Marrakushi (909)
al-Battani , Abu Allah (1356*)
al-Biruni , Abu Arrayhan (3035*)
al-Farisi , Kamal (1136)
al-Haitam , Abu Ali (2517*)
al-Hasib Abu Kamil (1012)
al-Haytham , Abu Ali (2490*)
al-Jawhari , al-Abbas (639)
al-Jayyani , Abu (903)
al-Karaji , Abu (1854)
al-Karkhi (1789)
al-Kashi , Ghiyath (1758*)
al-Khalili , Shams (685)
al-Khayyami , Omar (2165*)
al-Khazin , Abu (1148)
al-Khujandi , Abu (737)
al-Khwarizmi , Abu (2897*)
al-Kindi , Abu (1163*)
al-Kuhi , Abu (1171)
al-Maghribi , Muhyi (616)
al-Mahani , Abu (516)
al-Marrakushi , ibn al-Banna (861)
al-Nasawi , Abu (689)
al-Nayrizi , Abu'l (623)
al-Qalasadi , Abu'l (1269)
al-Quhi , Abu (1146)
al-Samarqandi , Shams (206)
al-Samawal , Ibn (1646)
al-Sijzi , Abu (733)
al-Tusi, Nasir (1939*)
al-Tusi, Sharaf (1159)
al-Umawi , Abu (1036)
al-Uqlidisi , Abu'l (1044)

Alasia, Cristoforo (1599*)
Albanese , Giacomo (1198*)
Albategnius (al-Battani) (1333*)
Albert, A Adrian (1576*)
Albert of Saxony (1932)
Albert the Great (1427*)
Alberti , Leone (1795*)
Albertus Magnus, Saint (1421*)
Alcuin of York (613*)
Aldrich , Henry (545*)
Aleksandrov, Aleksandr (1183*)
Aleksandrov, Pavel (2209*)
Alembert , Jean d' (2510*)
Alexander, Archie (1093*)
Alexander, C Hugh (1274*)
Alexander, James (848*)
Alexandroff, Alexander (1174*)
Alexandroff, Pavel (2209*)
Alexiewicz , Andrzej (1979*)
Alfvén, Hannes (1455*)
Alhazen (al-Haitam) (2490*)
Alison , John (1434)
Allan, Graham (1234*)
Allardice , Robert (433*)
Allen , Thomas (1667*)
Alling , Norman (1035*)
Allman , George (845*)
Almgren , Frederick (1647*)
Amaldi, Ugo (1728*)
Ambartsumian, Victor (2225*)
Amberg , Ernst (755)
Amili , Baha' al (1612)
Amitsur , Shimshon (1216*)
Ampère , André-Marie (2394*)
Amringe , Howard van (1486*)
Amsler , Jacob (645*)

Anaxagoras of Clazomenae (1261*)
Anaximander of Miletus (1053*)
Anderson , Oskar (1115*)
Andoyer, Henri (2795*)
Andreev , Konstantin (1083*)
Andreotti , Aldo (2046*)
Andrews , George (1624*)
Angelescu , Aurel (950*)
Angeli , Stephano degli (965)
Angheluță, Theodor (1147*)
Anosov , Dmitrii (1261*)
Anstice , Robert (689*)
Anthemius of Tralles (394*)
Antiphon the Sophist (1022)
Antoine , Louis (2892*)
Antonelli , Kathleen (760*)
Apaczai , János (961*)
Apastamba (398)
Apéry, Roger (2941*)
Apianus , Petrus (1020*)
Apollonius of Perga (1714*)
Apostol, Tom (2540*)
Appel , Kenneth (2481*)
Appell , Paul (1396*)

Arago , François (2448*)
Arbogast , Louis (1051)
Arbuthnot , John (1296*)
Archibald, James (464)
Archibald, Raymond (1462*)
Archimedes of Syracuse (3180*)
Archytas of Tarentum (1385*)
Arf , Cahit (1480*)
Argand , Jean (946)
Arino , Ovide (1170*)
Arins , Eizens (793*)
Aristaeus the Elder (603)
Aristarchus of Samos (1574*)
Aristotle (3513*)
Arnauld , Antoine (1497*)
Arnold , Vladimir (2229*)
Aronhold , Siegfried (1429*)
Arthur , William (285*)
Artin, Emil (2661*)
Artin, Michael (1961*)
Artzy, Rafael (2087*)
Arvesen, Ole (1212*)
Aryabhata I (1980*)
Aryabhata II (429)
Arzelà, Cesare (1711*)
Ascoli , Guido (2175*)
Ásgeirsson, Leifur
Ashworth , Margaret (946*)
Askey , Richard (898*)
Atiyah , Michael (3175*)
Atkinson , Frederick (1219*)
Atwood , George (1109)
Aubert, Karl (2434*)
Aubin , Thierry (1786*)
Audin, Maurice (2595*)
Aurillac, Gerbert of (25378)
Auslander , Maurice (2489*)
Auslander, Louis (1472*)
Autolycus of Pitane (814)
Auzout , Adrien (2074)
Avicenna , Abu Ali (1982*)
Ayrton, Hertha (2775*)
Ayyangar , A (685*)


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