List of lay Catholic scientists

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Many Catholics have made significant contributions to the development of science and mathematics from the Middle Ages to today. These scientists include Galileo Galilei,[1] René Descartes,[2] Louis Pasteur,[3] Blaise Pascal, André-Marie Ampère, Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, Pierre de Fermat, Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, Alessandro Volta,[4] Augustin-Louis Cauchy, Pierre Duhem, Jean-Baptiste Dumas, Alois Alzheimer, Georgius Agricola, and Christian Doppler.

For additional Catholic scientists, see the List of Catholic churchmen-scientists.

Catholic scientists[edit]

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  5. ^ George Agricola
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  22. ^ Mateo Realdo Colombo
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  32. ^ "CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Pierre-Charles-Francois Dupin".
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  34. ^ Armand-Hippolyte-Louis Fizeau
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  39. ^ Jean-Baptiste-Julien D'Omalius Halloy
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  44. ^ Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier
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  50. ^ Marcello Malpighi
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  54. ^ Giovanni Battista Morgagni
  55. ^ Johann Müller
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  58. ^ Halmos, P.R. (1973). "The Legend of von Neumann". The American Mathematical Monthly. 80 (4): 382–394. doi:10.2307/2319080. JSTOR 2319080.
  59. ^ Louis Pasteur
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  62. ^ George von Peuerbach
  63. ^ Henri Victor Regnault
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  65. ^ http://www.encyclopedia.com/people/science-and-technology/chemistry-biographies/louis-jacques-thenard
  66. ^ François Vieta, Seigneur de La Bigottière
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