Jacob Bernoulli

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Jacob Bernoulli
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Jacob Bernoulli
Born27 December 1654(1654-12-27)
Basel, Swisserland
Died16 August 1705(1705-08-16) (aged 50)
Basel, Swisserland
ResidenceSwisserland
Alma materVarsity o Basel
(D.Th., 1676; Dr. phil. hab., 1684)
Kent forBernoulli differential equation
Bernoulli nummers
Bernoulli's formula
Bernoulli polynomials
Bernoulli cairt
Bernoulli trial
Bernoulli process
Bernoulli scheme
Bernoulli operator
Hidden Bernoulli model
Bernoulli samplin
Bernoulli distribution
Bernoulli random variable
Bernoulli's Golden Theorem
Bernoulli's inequality
Lemniscate o Bernoulli
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics, mechanics
InstitutionsVarsity o Basel
Theses
Doctoral advisorPeter Werenfels
(1676 thesis advisor)
Other academic advisorsGottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (epistolary correspondent)
Doctoral studentsJohann Bernoulli
Jacob Hermann
Nicolaus I Bernoulli
InfluencesNicolas Malebranche[1]
Notes

Jacob Bernoulli (German: [bɛrˈnʊli]; an aw kent as James or Jacques; 6 January 1655 [O.S. 27 December 1654] – 16 August 1705) wis ane o the mony prominent mathematicians in the Bernoulli faimily.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Johann Bernoulli", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.