John Napier

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Noun1.John Napier - Scottish mathematician who invented logarithmsJohn Napier - Scottish mathematician who invented logarithms; introduced the use of the decimal point in writing numbers (1550-1617)
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The show then returned to the West End in 2014 reuniting the original creative team, Director Trevor Nunn, Associate Director and Choreographer Gillian Lynne, Designer John Napier and Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.
John Napier of Merchiston (1550-4 April 1617) was a Scottish landowner known as a mathematician, physicist, and astronomer.
This year marks the 400th anniversary of the invention of logarithms by John Napier.
S Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Andrew Lloyd Webber's recordbreaking adaptation CATS is directed by Trevor Nunn, with choreography by Gillian Lynne and set and costume design by John Napier.
Citi said that the name, Napier Park Global Capital, was inspired by the 16th century Scottish mathematician and physicist, John Napier, who was best known for originating the concept of logarithms as a way to simplify large, complex calculations.
Martin Scicluna will succeed John Napier as the next chairman of the British property and casualty insurer, RSA Insurance Group (LON: RSA).
Award-winning director John Napier brings together the most sensational costumes, alongside a cast of endless talents, turning up the heat with a live orchestra that delivers expertly the exuberant selection of musical numbers.
Elusive destiny; the political vocation of John Napier Turner.
The musical's co-director and adapter John Caird, designer John Napier, lighting designer David Hersey and choreographer Kate Flatt have been brought together by Welsh National Opera for a new production of Mozart's Don Giovanni.