Mathematician:Louis François Antoine Arbogast
This work was developed further by Augustin Louis Cauchy.
The first to conceive the calculus as a set of operational symbols.
Also the first to publish what is now known as Faà di Bruno's Formula.
Responsible for the law which introduced the decimal metric system to France.
- Born: 4 October 1759 in Mutzig, Alsace
- Died: 18 April 1803 in Strasbourg, France
- Faà di Bruno's Formula (despite its name)
- 1800: Du Calcul des Dérivations, in which what is now known as Faà di Bruno's Formula first appeared