Kamal al-Din Abu al-Hasan (or al-Hasan) al-Farisi

Kamal al-Din Abu al-Hasan (or al-Hasan) al-Farisi

In this short bio-bibliography of Kamal al-Din al-Farisi, Dr Saira Malik presents succinctly the life and work of one of the most original scientists of the Islamic tradition. The author of Tanqih al-Manazir was indeed a prominent physicist, mathematician, and scientist of the early 14th century, and an original reader and commentator of Ibn al-Haytham's optics.

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