Marin Mersenne

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Marin Mersenne
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Born 8 September 1588(1588-09-08)
Oizé, Maine
Died 1 September 1648(1648-09-01) (aged 59)
Paris
Naitionality French
Kent for Acoustics, Mersenne primes

Marin Mersenne, Marin Mersennus or le Père Mersenne (8 September 1588 – 1 September 1648) wis a French theologian, filosofer, mathematician an muisic theorist, eften referred tae as the "faither o acoustics".[1]

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  1. Bohn, Dennis A. (1988). "Environmental Effects on the Speed of Sound" (PDF). Journal of the Audio Engineering Society. 36 (4): 223–231.