John Wallis Born: 23Nov1616 Birthplace: Ashford, Kent, England Died: 28Oct1703 Location of death: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Cause of death: unspecified
Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: White Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Mathematician Nationality: England Executive summary: Arithmetica Infinitorum Father: Rev. John Wallis Mother: Joanna Chapman Wife: Susanna Glyde (m. 14Mar1645)
University: BA, Emmanuel College, Cambridge University (163237) University: MA, Emmanuel College, Cambridge University (1640) Scholar: Queens' College, Cambridge University (164044) Professor: Savilian Professor of Geometry, Oxford University (16491703)
Royal Society
Is the subject of books:
The Mathematical Work of John Wallis (16161703), 1938, BY: Joseph F. Scott
Author of books:
Arithmetica Infinitorum (1655, mathematics) Mathesis Universalis (1657, mathematics) Tractatus de Sectionibus Conicis (1659, mathematics) Mechanica, sive Tractatus de Motu (1669–71, mathematics, 3 parts) Treatise on Algebra (1685, mathematics) Opera Mathematica (169399, mathematics, 3 vols.)
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