Mydorge served on a scientific committee (whose members included Pierre Hérigone and Étienne Pascal) set up to determine whether Jean-Baptiste Morin's scheme for determining longitude from the Moon's motion was practical.
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- O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Claude Mydorge", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.
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