Mathematical Knowledge of Architecture in the Works of Kâshânî

@article{Taheri2009MathematicalKO,
  title={Mathematical Knowledge of Architecture in the Works of K{\^a}sh{\^a}n{\^i}},
  author={Jafar Taheri},
  journal={Nexus Network Journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={11},
  pages={77-88}
}
  • J. Taheri
  • Published 1 April 2009
  • Physics
  • Nexus Network Journal
Abstract.Ghiyâth al-Dîn Jamshîd Kâshânî (al-Kâshî) is the prominent mathematician and astronomer of ninth/fifteenth century of Islamic civilization who founded the scientific methodology in practical and theoretical knowledge of mathematics in architecture. He played a significant role in the interaction and concurrence among mathematicians and architects, by addressing the relation between architecture and mathematics in two areas of knowledge, theoretical and practical, the latter itself… 

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