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Johann Bernoulli

lived from 1667 to 1748


Johann Bernoulli was a Swiss mathematician who studied reflection and refraction of light, orthogonal trajectories of families of curves, quadrature of areas by series and the brachistochrone.


Find out more at:
http://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Bernoulli_Johann.html