Mathematician:Noel Joseph Terence Montgomery Needham
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British scientist and scholar of Chinese history who is best known for writing on the history of Chinese science, technology and mathematics.
- Born: 9 December 1900 in London, England
- Died: 24 March 1995 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
- 1959: Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 3: Mathematics and the Sciences of the Heaven and the Earth
- 1987: Foreword to Chinese Mathematics: A Concise History (by Li Yan and Du Shiran, translated by John N. Crossley and Anthony W.-C. Lun)
Also known as
Usually referred to as Joseph Needham.