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Haṣan Ibn HaṢan Ibn Al-Haytham

(c. 965—1040)


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Johannes Kepler (1571—1630) German astronomer

 

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(965–c.1040),

Known in the Latin West as Alhacen or (later) Alhazen, Egyptian astronomer, mathematician, and natural philosopher who wrote an advanced mathematical treatise on optics parts of whose contents became ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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