Chinese mathematics
Mathematics in China emerged independently by the 11th century BC. The Chinese independently developed very large and negative numbers, decimals, a place value decimal system, a binary system, algebra...
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Wu (surname)
Wu is the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese surname 吳 (Traditional Chinese), 吴 (Simplified Chinese), which is the tenth most common surname in Mainland China. Wu(吳) is the sixth name listed in th...
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March Tian Boedihardjo
March Tian Boedihardjo (simplified Chinese: 沈诗钧; traditional Chinese: 沈詩鈞; pinyin: Shěn ShīJūn, born 1998) is a child prodigy of Chinese Indonesian descent.Born in Hong Kong, with family r...
Xiao (surname)
Xiao (simplified Chinese: 萧/肖; traditional Chinese: 蕭) is a Chinese surname. In the Wade-Giles system of romanization, it is rendered as Hsiao. It may also be romanized as Siaw, Siew, Siow, ...
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Gang Tian
Tian Gang (simplified Chinese: 田刚; traditional Chinese: 田剛; pinyin: Tián Gāng; born November 1958) is a Chinese-American mathematician and an academician of the American Academy of Arts an...
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Daqing Wan
Daqing Wan (born 1964 in China) is a Chinese mathematician working in the United States. He received his Ph.D.from the University of Washington in Seattle in 1991, under the direction of Neal Koblitz....
Li Rui (mathematician)
Li Rui (Chinese: 李锐; pinyin: Lǐ Ruì; 8 December 1768 Suzhou – 30 June 1817 Suzhou) was a Chinese mathematician. Li discovered independently an equivalent version of what is known today as Desc...
Wu Renchen
Wu Renchen (吳任臣) (c. 1628 – c. 1689), with courtesy names of Zhiyi (志伊), Erqi (爾器) and Zhenghong (征鴻), and an art name of Tuoyuan (託園), was a Qing Dynasty historian and mathematician. Originally from ...
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Xiong Qinglai
Xiong Qinglai (simplified Chinese: 熊庆来; traditional Chinese: 熊慶來; pinyin: Xióng Qìnglái; Wade–Giles: Hsiung Ch'ing-lai, October 20, 1893—February 3, 1969), courtesy name Youzhi (迪之), w...
Chisanbop
Chisanbop or chisenbop (from Korean chi (ji) finger + sanpŏp (sanbeop) calculation 지산법/指算法) is an abacus-like finger counting method used to perform basic mathematical operations. According to The Co...
Suzhou numerals
The Suzhou numerals or huama is a numeral system used in China before the introduction of Arabic numerals.
The Suzhou numeral system is the only surviving variation of the rod numeral system. The ...
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Juncheng Wei
Juncheng Wei is a mathematician working in the area of nonlinear partial differential equations. He has over 300 articles in top journals published since 1994.Juncheng Wei lived in Hong Kong with his ...
Wang (surname)
Wang is the pinyin romanization of the Chinese surnames 王 (Wáng) and 汪 (Wāng).Wáng (王) was listed 8th on the famous Song Dynasty list of the Hundred Family Surnames; it is the most common surname in m...
Ke Zhao
Ke Zhao or Chao Ko (Chinese: 柯召; pinyin: Kē Zhào; Wade–Giles: K'o Chao, April 12, 1910 – November 8, 2002) was a Chinese mathematician born in Wenling, Taizhou, Zhejiang, People's Republic...
Chen Jingrun
Chen Jingrun (simplified Chinese: 陈景润; traditional Chinese: 陳景潤; pinyin: Chén Jǐngrùn; Wade–Giles: Ch'en Ching-jun; Foochow Romanized: Dìng Gīng-ê̤ṳng, May 22, 1933 – March 19, 1996) w...
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Logical abacus
A logical abacus is a mechanical digital computer.Also referred to as a "logical machine", the logical abacus is analogous to the ordinary (mathematical) abacus. It is based on the principle of truth ...
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Shianghao Wang
Wang Xianghao or Shianghao Wang (Chinese: 王湘浩; 1915–1993) was a Chinese mathematician who introduced the Grunwald–Wang theorem in (Wang 1948, 1950), correcting an error in Wilhelm Grunwald's ...
Soroban
The soroban (算盤, そろばん, counting tray) is an abacus developed in Japan. It is derived from the Chinese suanpan, imported to Japan in the 14th century. Like the suanpan, the soroban is still used to...
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M. T. Cheng
M. T. Cheng or Cheng Minde (Chinese: 程民德; Pinyin: Chéng Míndé; 1917–1998), was a Chinese mathematician. Cheng was the main founder of Peking University Mathematical Research Institute, and longtime he...
Roman abacus
The Ancient Romans developed the Roman hand abacus, a portable, but less capable, base-10 version of the previous Babylonian abacus. It was the first portable calculating device for engineers, merchan...
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Zhan Tao
Zhan Tao (Chinese: 展涛; Pinyin: Zhǎn Tāo; born April 1963 in Shandong, China) is a Chinese mathematician and president of Jilin University, a post he assumed in November 2008.
Zhan graduated from t...
Wu Wenjun
Wu Wenjun (simplified Chinese: 吴文俊; traditional Chinese: 吳文俊; pinyin: Wú Wénjùn; Wade–Giles: Wu Wen-Tsün) (born May 12, 1919) is a Chinese mathematician and academician at the Chinese...