Mathematician:Giovanni Domenico Cassini
Italian/French mathematician, astronomer, engineer, and astrologer.
Most of his important discoveries were in the field of astronomy.
Not to be confused with his son, also called Jean-Dominique Cassini.
- Born: 8 June 1625, Perinaldo, Republic of Genoa (now Italy)
- Died: 14 Sept 1712 in Paris, France
Theorems and Definitions
Results named for Giovanni Domenico Cassini can be found here.
Definitions of concepts named for Giovanni Domenico Cassini can be found here.
- 1656: Specimen observationum Bononiensium
Also known as
Also known as Giandomenico Cassini or Jean-Dominique Cassini.
- John J. O'Connor and Edmund F. Robertson: "Giovanni Domenico Cassini": MacTutor History of Mathematics archive