## Who is the famous inventor and mathematician?

Archimedes, (born c. 287 bce, Syracuse, Sicily [Italy]—died 212/211 bce, Syracuse), the most famous mathematician and inventor in ancient Greece. Archimedes is especially important for his discovery of the relation between the surface and volume of a sphere and its circumscribing cylinder.

### Who was a mathematician and scientist?

Isaac Newton, English physicist and mathematician, who was the culminating figure of the Scientific Revolution of the 17th century.

**What is the name of a famous mathematician?**

Some great mathematicians have long been household names – Archimedes, Isaac Newton. Some have recently come to fame in movies and on TV – Pierre de Fermat, Alan Turing, Srinivasa Ramanujan. And some… well, you might have heard of them, but most of us haven’t.

**What is the full name of Archimedes?**

Archimedes of Syracuse

Archimedes/Full name

Archimedes of Syracuse (/ˌɑːrkɪˈmiːdiːz/; Ancient Greek: Ἀρχιμήδης; Doric Greek: [ar.kʰi.mɛː.dɛ̂ːs]; c. 287 – c. 212 BC) was a Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, astronomer, and inventor.

## Is Albert Einstein a scientist or a mathematician?

Albert Einstein was a German mathematician and physicist who developed the special and general theories of relativity. In 1921, he won the Nobel Prize for physics for his explanation of the photoelectric effect.

### Who is a famous female mathematician?

Five Historic Female Mathematicians You Should Know

- Hypatia (ca. 350 or 370 – 415 or 416) (© Bettmann/CORBIS)
- Sophie Germain (1776 – 1831) (Public Domain)
- Ada Lovelace (1815 – 1852) (© Heritage Images/Corbis)
- Sofia Kovalevskaya (1850 – 1891) (© Michael Nicholson/Corbis)
- Emmy Noether (1882 – 1935) (Public Domain)

**Who is the best mathematician in the world 2020?**

Stanford’s Yakov Eliashberg awarded Wolf Prize in Mathematics. Stanford mathematics Professor Yakov “Yasha” Eliashberg is a recipient of the 2020 Wolf Prize in Mathematics.

**Who is the godfather of mathematics?**

Archimedes

Archimedes is known as the Father Of Mathematics. He lived between 287 BC – 212 BC. Syracuse, the Greek island of Sicily was his birthplace.