Person: Kosambi, D. D.


D D Kosambi was an Indian mathematician who, in addition to many mathematics and mathematical physics papers, published on genetics, numismatics, Indology, Sanskrit studies, and Indian history. He brought mathematics, statistics, Marxism and critical analysis into his studies of historiography.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 31 July 1907, Kosben, Goa, now India. Died 29 June 1966, Pune, India.

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Origin India

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive