Aryabhata

Artist's imagination of Aryabhata

Facts

Aryabhata (also known as Aryabhata I)

Born: unknown day, 476 AD
Died: unknown day, 550 AD

Research areas
  • Mathematics
  • Physics (astronomy)
Major contribution
  • Approximation of pi
  • Heliocentrism
  • concept of sine in trigonometry