Great Astronomers:  Pierre-Simon Laplace

Great Astronomers: Pierre-Simon Laplace

Pierre-Simon, Marquis de Laplace (1749-1827), was a French mathematician and astronomer, sometimes referred to as the French Newton. His work was pivotal to the mathematical development of astronomy, physics, and statistics. He possessed a phenomenal mathematical ability, superior to that of any of his contemporaries.

Laplace summarized and extended the work of his predecessors in his five-volume Mécanique Céleste (Celestial Mechanics) (1799–1825). This work… (more)

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Publisher: Open BookShelf (March 25, 2018)

Language: English


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