Found 16 people matching Astronomer:

Al-Birjandi

Al-Birjandi

Abd Ali ibn Muhammad ibn Husayn Birjandi was a prominent 16th-century Persian astronomer,... more »

Fearon Fallows

Fearon Fallows

Fearon Fallows was an English astronomer. more »

Gordon J. Garradd

Gordon J. Garradd

Gordon J. Garradd is an Australian astronomer from Loomberah, New South Wales. He has discovered... more »

Gyula Fényi

Gyula Fényi

Fényi Gyula was a Hungarian Jesuit and astronomer. He is also known by the name P. Julius Fenyi... more »

H. G. van de Sande Bakhuyzen

H. G. van de Sande Bakhuyzen

Hendricus Gerardus van de Sande Bakhuyzen was a Dutch astronomer. His surname, van de Sande... more »

Horace Parnell Tuttle

Horace Parnell Tuttle

Horace Parnell Tuttle was an American astronomer, a Civil War veteran and brother of astronomer... more »

Ibn al-Shatir

Ibn al-Shatir

Ala Al-Din Abu'l-Hasan Ali Ibn Ibrahim Ibn al-Shatir was an Arab Muslim astronomer,... more »

Johann Philipp von Wurzelbauer

Johann Philipp von Wurzelbauer

Johann Philipp von Wurzelbauer was a German astronomer. more »

Lyman Spitzer

Lyman Spitzer

Lyman Strong Spitzer, Jr. was an American theoretical physicist, astronomer and mountaineer. As... more »

Ole Rømer

Ole Rømer

Ole Christensen Rømer was a Danish astronomer who in 1676 made the first quantitative... more »

Otto Wilhelm von Struve

Otto Wilhelm von Struve

Otto Wilhelm von Struve was a Russian astronomer. In Russian, his name is normally given as Otto... more »

Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi

Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi

Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi was a 13th-century Persian polymath and poet who made contributions to... more »

Radha Gobinda Chandra

Radha Gobinda Chandra

Radhagobinda Chandra was a Bangladeshi-Indian astronomer. He was a pioneer of observational... more »

Su Song

Su Song

Su Song was a renowned Han Chinese genius polymath who specialized himself as a statesman,... more »

Urbain Le Verrier

Urbain Le Verrier

Urbain Jean Joseph Le Verrier was a French mathematician who specialized in celestial mechanics... more »

Yrjö Väisälä

Yrjö Väisälä

Yrjö Väisälä was a Finnish astronomer and physicist. His main contributions were in the field of... more »