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Siméon-Denis Poisson

lived from 1781 to 1840


Siméon-Denis Poisson worked on definite integrals and Fourier series. This was the foundation of later work in this area by Dirichlet and Riemann.


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