Lobachevsky


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Lo·ba·chev·sky

 (lō′bə-chĕf′skē, lə-bə-chyĕf′-), Nikolai Ivanovich 1792-1856.
Russian mathematician who developed (1826) a system of non-Euclidean geometry.

Lobachevsky

(Russian ləbaˈtʃɛfskij)
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(Biography) Nikolai Ivanovich (nikaˈlaj iˈvanəvitʃ). 1793–1856, Russian mathematician; a founder of non-Euclidean geometry

Lo•ba•chev•sky

(ˌloʊ bəˈtʃɛf ski)

n.
Nikolai Ivanovich, 1793–1856, Russian mathematician.
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The new method is an outcome of collaboration between Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden, Institute of Applied Physics and Lobachevsky University in Russia and University of Plymouth in the UK.
2) National Research, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhniy Novgorod (Arzamas Branch), K.
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Still, the theory did not get too much attention at that time, and Janos Bolyai discovered subsequently that Nikolai Lobachevsky had published in 1829 a very similar theory, likewise largely ignored.
Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod (Nizegorodskij Gosudarstvennyj Universitet) Russia, 603950, Nizhni Novgorod, Prospekt Gagarina, 23
La primera persona que desarrollo de manera consciente una geometria no euclidiana, entendiendola precisamente como una nueva geometria, fue el matematico ruso Nicolai Ivanovic Lobachevsky (1792-1856) que en 1829 publico en el Kazan Bulletin un articulo que desplegaba una nueva geometria siguiendo la misma direccion que habia trabajado Saccheri un siglo antes, afirmando la pluralidad de paralelas por un punto exterior a una recta.
The curved N-body problem has its roots in the work of Janos Bolyai, [2], and Nikolai Lobachevsky, [28].
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Russian mathematician Lobachevsky (1792-1856) composed Pangeometry the year before he died as a summary and culmination of his life's work in non-Euclidean geometry, now called Lobachevskian geometry.
Only a few years passed before non- Euclidean geometry was rediscovered independently by Nikolai Lobachevsky and Janos Bolyai.