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Born on 1304 Died on 1375
Ibn Al-Shater was an astronomer and mathematician.
Died on 1204
Ibn al-Yasamin was a mathematician who wrote several works including the famous Al-Urjuza al-Yasmin fi’l jabr wal Muqabala (Poem on Algebra and restoration).
Born on 830
ʿAbd al-Hamīd ibn Turk, known also as ʿAbd al-Hamīd ibn Wase ibn Turk Jili was a ninth-century Turkic Muslim mathematician. Not much is known about his biography. The two records of him, one by Ibn Nadim and the other by al-Qifti are not identical. However al-Qifi mentions his name as ʿAbd al-Hamīd...
Born on 1178
(‘Alam Al-Din) Qaysar ibn Abi Al-Qasim ibn Mu-safir Al-Ashrafial-Hanafi was born in upper Egypt in 1178-1179 CE, studied in Egypt, Syria, and finally in Mosul (where the expertise for globes and metals was probably the best in Islam), before turning to Syria where he entered the services of Muz...