Frans van Schooten

Mathematician, Deceased Person

1615 – 1660

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Who was Frans van Schooten?

Franciscus van Schooten was a Dutch mathematician who is most known for popularizing the analytic geometry of René Descartes.

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Born
1615
Leiden
Also known as
  • Ван Схотен, Франс
Nationality
  • Netherlands
Profession
Education
  • Leiden University
Died
May 29, 1660

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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