Mathematicians

A collection of mathematicians who inspire us. Even if you don't practice math, these people can inspire anyone to learn.
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Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz - Leibniz was a German polymath who is one of the greatest philosophers. Liebniz invented calculus, and his version is widely used. He also discovered the binary system, the structure of modern computer architectures. He also made major contributions to physics, technology, and made anticipations that surfaced much later in biology, medicine, geology, probability theory, psychology, and linguistics. Liebniz also wrote about politics, law, ethics, theology, and history.
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Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, one of Latin America's greatest poets, rejected multiple proposals and became a nun in 1667 so she could devote her life to study.
Ada Lovelace, daughter of Lord Byron (only the hottest Romantic poet ever), is credited with writing the first computer program.
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Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, one of Latin America's greatest poets, rejected multiple proposals and became a nun in 1667 so she could devote her life to study.
Ada Lovelace, daughter of Lord Byron (only the hottest Romantic poet ever), is credited with writing the first computer program.
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Famous Women of Science and Mathematics
Émilie du Châtelet
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Math Madness- the Sweet 16
Math Madness: We created this tournament to determine the greatest, most influential mathematicians of all time!
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Cinco de Mayo Mathematician Highlight
Diego Rodriguez
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Math Minds: David Massey
Math Minds: David B. Massey
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Math Minds: Marcus Fries
Math Minds: Marcus Fries
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Math Minds: Lê Dũng Tráng
Math Minds: Lê Dũng Tráng
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Math Minds: Scott Kelley
Math Minds: Scott Kelley Interview
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Math Minds: Holly Krieger
Dr. Holly Krieger, a post-doctorate fellow and instructor at MIT
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3 Memorial Day Mathematicians
Barnard Bissinger: a veteran and a math teacher!
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Throwback Fact: Three German Mathematicians
Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi