## 23 Citations

Leonhard Euler: The First St. Petersburg Years (1727–1741)

- Philosophy
- 1996

Abstract After reconstructing his tutorial with Johann Bernoulli, this article principally investigates the personality and work of Leonhard Euler during his first St. Petersburg years. It explores…

Numerical Analysis for Engineers and Scientists

- Computer Science
- 2014

This paper presents a big integrative example of how ordinary differential equations can be integrated into stochastic ODEs through Iterative methods and the roots of polynomials.

The Mathematical Courses of Pedro Padilla and Étienne Bézout: Teaching Calculus in Eighteenth-Century Spain and France

- Education
- 2013

The aim of this paper is to provide a cross-national comparative analysis of the introduction of calculus in Spanish and French military educational institutions through the works of Pedro Padilla y…

Of Induction from Essays on the Philosophy of Analysis by Charles Babbage around 1820

- Art
- 2013

[Editor’s Preface] [This chapter is from Charles Babbage’s Essays on the Philosophy of Analysis. The part of the book in which this chapter occurs was called by Babbage in his autobiography ”The…

A Passage to Infinity: The Contribution of Kerala to Modern Mathematics

- Mathematics
- 2012

Two powerful tools contributed to the creation of modern mathematics in the seventeenth century: the discovery of the general algorithms of calculus and the development and application of infinite…

Mathematics and Eurocentrism

- Education
- 2009

In the 1980s, soon after the publication of the Swann Report, Education for All (DES 1985), there was a growing recognition that the British school curriculum suffered from an ethnocentric bias that…

De Moivre's Poisson Approximation to the Binomial

- Mathematics
- 2009

In his first work on probability, written in 1711, Abraham De Moivre looked at the problem of finding the number of trials required in a binomial experiment to achieve a probability of 1/2 of finding…

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- Mathematics
- 1919

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- Philosophy
- 1980

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- Philosophy
- 1937

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- Mathematics
- 1921

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