Mathematician:Eutocius of Ascalon
It is possible that Eutocius studied in Alexandria and became its head.
He appears to have produced nothing that is original, but if it wasn't for his work, the books on which he wrote his commentaries may not have survived the march of history.
- Born: about 480, Ascalon (now Ashqelon), Palestine
- Died: about 540
- Commentaries on the following works by Archimedes: