John Wallis was born. This English Mathematician found the following approach for calculating π

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which is now known as the Wallis’ product.

Categories: Mathematics

Aswin van Woudenberg

I'm a lecturer at the NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences where I teach Artificial Intelligence, Algorithms and Concurrent Programming. Together with my students I'm building dialogue systems that can learn, reason and converse in a variety of domains.

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