PERSON

Abū Ḥāmid Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ṣāghānī al-Asṭurlābī

Name (arabic)

أبو حامد أحمد بن محمد بن محمد الصاغاني الأسطرلابي

Name (translit)

Abū Ḥāmid Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ṣāghānī al-Asṭurlābī

Died

379H/990J

Lived in

Number in MAMS

223

Biography URL

ismi_id

55901

Authored Works

7 works:

Astronomical Instruments

Fī al-sāʿāt al-maʿmūlah ʿalá ṣafāʾiḥ al-asṭurlāb , في الساعات المعمولة على صفائح الأسطرلاب

Astronomy: General

Maqālah fī al-abʿād wa-al-ajrām , مقالة في الأبعاد والأجرام

Astronomy: Theoretical/hayʾaẗ al-ʿālam

Kitāb qawānīn ʿilm al-hayʾah , كتاب قوانين علم الهيئة

Geometry: General

Kitāb fī al-tasṭīḥ al-tāmm , كتاب في التسطيح التامّ
Risālah ilá al-mālik al-jalīl ʿAḍūd al-Dawlah ibn Abī ʿAlī Rukn al-Dawlah fī ʿamal ḍilʿ al-musabّbaʿ al-mutasāwī al-aḍlāʿ fī al-dāʾirah bi-al-handasah al-thābitah , رسالة إلى المالك الجليل عضود الدولة بن أبي علي ركن الدولة في عمل ضلع المسبّع المتساوي الضلاع في الدائرة بالهندسة الثابتة

Mathematics: General

Risālah fī hisāb al-dawr , رسالة في حساب الدور

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