Johann Bernoulli

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Johann Bernoulli
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Johann Bernoulli (portrait bi Johann Rudolf Huber, circa 1740)
Born6 August 1667(1667-08-06)
Basel, Swisserland
Died1 Januar 1748(1748-01-01) (aged 80)
Basel, Swisserland
ResidenceSwisserland
NaitionalitySwiss
Alma materVarsity o Basel
(M.D., 1694)
Kent forDevelopment o infinitesimal calculus
Catenary solution
Bernoulli's rule
Bernoulli's identity
Brachistochrone problem
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics
InstitutionsVarsity o Groningen
Varsity o Basel
ThesisDissertatio de effervescentia et fermentatione; Dissertatio Inauguralis Physico-Anatomica de Motu Musculorum (On the Mechanics o Effervescence an Fermentation an on the Mechanics o the Muivement o the Muscles) (1694 (1690)[1])
Doctoral advisorJacob Bernoulli
Other academic advisorsNikolaus Eglinger
Doctoral studentsDaniel Bernoulli
Leonhard Euler
Johann Samuel König
Pierre Louis Maupertuis
Ither notable studentsGuillaume de l'Hôpital
Notes

Johann Bernoulli (an aw kent as Jean or John; 6 August [A.S. 27 July] 1667 – 1 Januar 1748) wis a Swiss mathematician an wis ane o the mony prominent mathematicians in the Bernoulli faimily. He is kent for his contreibutions tae infinitesimal calculus an eddicatin Leonhard Euler in the pupil's youth.

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  1. Published in 1690, submittit in 1694.