ARA 102 S21-2pm class Group 5 Islamic Science after the Abbasid Era, Group…
ARA 102 S21-2pm class Group 5
Islamic Science after the Abbasid Era
His most important work ‘Nehayat al-Idrak fi Dirayat al-Aflak’ described planetary motion.
Revised topics of Ibn Sina’s
A direct student of al- Tusi.
One of the greatest Persian Polymaths who
specialized in astronomy, mathematics, physics, chemistry, philosophy, and Isma`ili theology
Discovered the milky way galaxy three centuries before Galileo.
Born in Tus (Khorasan)
An important astronomer
Worked as the Muwaqqit at the Great Ummayyad Mosque
Born in Damascus.
Used Tusi’s progress to refine the Ptolemiac model of planets
Built the Samarkand observatory
Produced one of the greatest catalogue of stars.
Was a Timurid ruler as well as an important
astronomer and mathematician