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650 Years of Optics: From Alhazen to Fermat and Rømer
41. Alhazen's Billiard Problems
41. Alhazen's Billiard Problems. Describe an isosceles triangle whose legs pass through two given points inside a circle.
Alhazen's Summation Formulas
Extended Essay – Mathematics Alhazen's Billiard Problem
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Muslim scientists: On the shoulders of giants
LEGACY: Al Haytham is considered the Father of modern Optics. The Latin translation of his main work, Kitab-al-Manazir, has exerted great influence on Western science, especially on the works of Roger Bacon and Johannes Kepler.
Florence & Baghdad: Renaissance men embraced dual perspectives
the fact that this medieval conception of perspective was Arabic in origin - it arose from early western translations of the works of the Arab mathematician Abu Ali al-Hasan Ibn Al-Haytham (965-1040), known to early translators by the name Alhazen.
Ibnu Haitam, Bapak Optik yang Cerdas
Di dunia barat, ia lebih dikenal dengan sebutan Alhazen atau bapak optik. Ibnu Haitam lahir di Basra, Irak tahun 956. Ia terus giat menimba ilmu hingga menjadi ilmuwan terkenal.
Libye : liberté religieuse limitée pour les non-musulmans
laisse des traces scientifiques.... son nom est pas vraiment reste a la postérité. combien d'Alhazen, pour combien de savants scientifiques occidentaux...
Siedmiu wspaniałych ratuje świat
Dopiero w XI wieku następuje ponowne przyjęcie myśli antyku, wzbogaconej o osiągnięcia takich uczonych złotego wieku cywilizacji islamu jak al Chwarizmi, Alhazen, Awerroes, al Biruni i dziesiątków innych w Europie.

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Alhazen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
ALHAZEN (965-1040 AD)
ABU ALI HASAN IBN AL-HAITHAM (ALHAZEN) (965 - 1040 AD). Al-Haitham, known in the West as Alhazen, is considered as the father of modern optics.
Molecular Expressions: Science, Optics and You - Timeline - Alhazen
Aug 1, 2003 Born in Iraq as Abu Ali Hasan Ibn al-Haitham, the great Arab physicist is more often known by the Latinized version of his first name, Alhazen.
Philosophers : Alhazen
Known in the West as Alhazen, Ibn al-Haitham was born in 965 A.D. in Basrah, and was educated in Basrah and Baghdad.
Alhazen's Billiard Problem -- from Wolfram MathWorld
4 days ago The problem was first formulated by Ptolemy in 150 AD, and was named after the Arab scholar Alhazen, who discussed it in his work on optics.

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