# On an untapped source of medieval Keralese mathematics

@article{Rajagopal1978OnAU, title={On an untapped source of medieval Keralese mathematics}, author={C. T. Rajagopal and Mythili Rangachari}, journal={Archive for History of Exact Sciences}, year={1978}, volume={18}, pages={89-102} }

Presentation d'un manuscrit sanskrit de l'ecole medievale du Kerala (Inde), redige par un eleve de Jyesthadeva, auteur du texte Yukti-bhasa (16 siecle) et reprenant les developpements en serie de sinus, cos, arctg contenus dans le Yujti-bhasa et redecouverts independamment au 17 siecle par J. Gregory, G.W. Leibniz et I. Newton. Essai d'identifier l'auteur des series.

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