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Alhazen, 965-1039


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    • Alhacen, 965-1039
    • Alhāzin, Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥasan, 965-1039
    • Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham, 965-1039
    • Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥusayn ibn al-Haytham, 965-1039
    • Ḥasan ibn Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham, 965-1039
    • Ibn al-Hayt̲am, 965-1039
    • Ibn al-Haytham, al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥusayn, 965-1039
    • Ibn al-Haytham, Ḥasan ibn Ḥasan, 965-1039
    • Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥasan Alhāzin, 965-1039
    • ابن الهيثم
    • ابن الهيثم، ‪1039-965‬
    • ابن الهيثم، 965-1039
    • ابن الهيثم، الحسن
    • ابن الهيثم، الحسن بن الحسين، ‪965-1039‬
    • ابن الهيثم، الحسن بن الحسن
    • ابن هيثم
    • الحازن
    • الحسن
    • الحسن بن الهيثم
    • الحسن، 965-1039
    • الهزن
    • حسن بن الهيثم
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        0965
    • Death Date

        1039
    • Birth Place

        Baṣrah, Iraq
    • Death Place

        Cairo, Egypt
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        mathematics
          optics
            physics
          • Occupation

              physicist
                mathematician
                  polymath
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              • Sources

                • found: His Abhandlung über das licht, 1882.
                • found: "Ochava espera" y "astrofísica", 1990:p. 7 (Ibn al-Hayt̲am) p. 115 (965-c. 1040) p. 116 (Arab astronomer and astrologer)
                • found: Alhacen's theory of visual perception, 2001:t.p. (Alhacen)
                • found: Wikipedia viewed via the WWW April 25, 2011:(Born in Basra; probably died in Cairo. Physicist, and polymath who made significant contributions to mathematics and optics, as well as a number of other disciplines)
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                • 1981-06-01: new
                • 2013-03-16: revised
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