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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Yuan-Shih Chow
Yuan-Shih Chow (Chinese: 周元燊, Pinyin: Zhōu Yuánshēn) (1924-), also known as Y.S.Chow or Zhou Yuanshen, is a Chinese American probabilist. Currently he is Professor Emeritus, Columbia University, U...
Peng (surname)
Peng (Chinese: 彭; pinyin: Péng), alternative form of romanizations includes Pang and Phang (Cantonese, Hakka), Pangestu or Pangestoe (Indonesian), Banh (Vietnamese) is a common Chinese family name, ra...
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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...
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....
Suanpan
The Suan Pan (simplified Chinese: 算盘; traditional Chinese: 算盤; pinyin: suànpán) is an abacus of Chinese origin first described in a 190 CE book of the Eastern Han Dynasty, namely Supplemen...
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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...
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 ...
Mozi
Mozi (Chinese: 墨子; pinyin: Mòzǐ; Wade–Giles: Mo Tzu, Lat. as Micius, ca. 470 BC – ca. 391 BC), original name Mo Di (墨翟), was a Chinese philosopher during the Hundred Schools of Though...
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The Sea Island Mathematical Manual
The Sea Island Mathematical Manual or Haidao suanjing (海岛算经) was written by the Chinese mathematician Liu Hui of the Three Kingdoms era (220–280) as an extension of chapter 9 of The Nine Chapte...
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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...
Chen Jingrun - Wikipedia
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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Pan Chengdong
Pan Chengdong (Chinese: 潘承洞; Pinyin: Pān Chéngdòng; 26 May 1934 – 27 December 1997) was a Chinese mathematician made contributions in number theory, including the Goldbach's conjecture. He was v...
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...
Deng Xi
Deng Xi (Chinese: 鄧析; Wade–Giles: Têng Hsi, also written as 祁奚; died 501 BCE) was an ancient Chinese philosopher and rhetorician who has been called the founding father of the Chinese logical ...
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