Timeline of calculus and mathematical analysis

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A timeline of calculus and mathematical analysis.

1000 to 1500[edit]

16th century[edit]

  • 1501 — Nilakantha Somayaji writes the “Tantra Samgraha”, which lays the foundation for a complete system of fluxions (derivatives), and expands on concepts from his previous text, the “Aryabhatiya Bhasya”.
  • 1550 — Jyeshtadeva, a Kerala school mathematician, writes the “Yuktibhāṣā”, the world's first calculus text, which gives detailed derivations of many calculus theorems and formulae.

17th century[edit]

18th century[edit]

19th century[edit]

20th century[edit]