Claude Louis Mathieu
Mathieu worked particularly on population statistics and distance determination. From 1817 he had a position at the Bureau des Longitudes . He later became a professor at the Collège de France and in 1829 professor at the École polytechnique . He was a member of the Académie des Sciences since 1817 . Mathieu Rock is named after him in the Antarctic .
- John J. O'Connor, Edmund F. Robertson : Claude Louis Mathieu. In: MacTutor History of Mathematics archive .
- Publications by CL Mathieu in the Astrophysics Data System
- NN: Mathieu, CL Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. 36 (1876), p. 158 (obituary, English)
|SURNAME||Mathieu, Claude Louis|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||French mathematician and astronomer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||November 25, 1783|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Mâcon|
|DATE OF DEATH||March 5, 1875|
|Place of death||Paris|