The Scholars of Seville - Mathematics and Astronomy

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In Seville, scholars led the science of astronomy,...

Figure 1: Pi, symbol and value.

Glimpses in the History of A Great Number: Pi in Arabic Mathematics

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The Greek letter pi (symbolized by p) is defined as the...

Folio From The Akhlaq-i Nasiri of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi: School courtyard with boys reading and writing. Lahore, Mughal period, circa 1595 CE. (Source)

New Results In The Research On Some Mathematical Works Of Nasir Al-Din Al-Tusi

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The article analyses the mathematical contents of four...

Page of a manuscript on the mathematics of cubic equations by Khayyām. (Source).

‘Umar al-Khayyam (Omar Khayyam)

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‘Umar al-Khayyam (better known as Omar Khayyam, 1048-1123...

Fig 2. Artistic depiction of Muhammad Abu al-Wafa in a Spanish stam. (Source).

Abu al-Wafa al-Buzjanî

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Muḥammad Abūʾl-Wafāʾ al-Būzjānī (10 June 940–997 or 998)...

New Discoveries in the Islamic Complex of Mathematics, Architecture and Art

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The complex of disciplines composed of mathematics,...

Figure 1: Artistic impression of Ali Al-Qushji ©Bunyamin Kara.

Ali Al-Qushji and His Contributions to Mathematics and Astronomy

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Ali Al-Qushji was one of the most noteworthy and important...

Figure 1: An Ottoman miniature showing a game of Matrak invented by Nasuh ‘Ali al-Silahi al-Matraqi. Source: Topkapi Palace library in Istanbul, MS H 1344.

Significant Ottoman Mathematicians and their Works

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This article aims to give an overview of the formation and...

Figure 1: Location map showing Kerala in India.

Kerala Mathematics and Its Possible Transmission to Europe

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The Kerala School of astronomy and mathematics was an...