Regiomontanus


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German mathematician and astronomer (1436-1476)

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In Table 2, the precision of Wabkanawi's calculations, about 7 arcminutes, based on his tables, before the eclipse is comparable to others made during the medieval period and the measurements made by Regiomontanus (d.
One of the earliest works on trigonometry by a European mathematician is De Triangulis by the 15th century German mathematician Regiomontanus.
Among these, 1 note especially Sebastiano Gentile's exploration of Alberti, Regiomontanus, and the reception of Ptolemy's Geography in Bessarion's circle in Rome in the 1460s: it clarifies and revises our understanding of Quattrocento perspective and cartography in the context of the history of ideas.
In 1462 in Rome, German astronomer Regiomontanus gave his patron Cardinal Bessarion an astrolabe with an engraving and epigram holding a complex of secret messages.
The development of mathematics in medieval Europe; the Arabs, Euclid, Regiomontanus.
The radius astronomicus was used for astronomical observations at Nuremberg in the years 1476 to 1504 by Regiomontanus and BernhardWalter.