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What did Napier invent?

Denis Roegel 1
1 MOSEL - Proof-oriented development of computer-based systems
LORIA - FM - Department of Formal Methods
Abstract : This essay was written as an introduction to a memorial volume planned for the 400th anniversary of the invention of logarithms by John Napier, which took place in 2014. Its purpose is to analyse Napier's real contributions.
Keywords : Napier logarithms
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Denis Roegel. What did Napier invent?. [Research Report] LORIA (Université de Lorraine, CNRS, INRIA). 2017. ⟨hal-01465278⟩

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