Brahmadeva

Summary

Brahmadeva
Born1060
Died1130
NationalityIndian
Known forTrigonometry
Awardsnoble
Scientific career
FieldsMathematicianchemist

Brahmadeva (1060–1130) was an Indian mathematician. He was the author of Karanaprakasa, which is a commentary on Aryabhata's Aryabhatiya. Its contents deal partly with trigonometry and its applications to astronomy.

External links

  • O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Brahmadeva", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews