List of Indian mathematicians

The chronology of Indian mathematicians spans from the Indus Valley civilisation and the Vedas to Modern India.

Indian mathematicians have made a number of contributions to mathematics that have significantly influenced scientists and mathematicians in the modern era. Hindu-Arabic numerals predominantly used today and likely into the future.



Post-Vedic Sanskrit to Pala period mathematicians (2nd century BCE to 11th century CE)

Medieval Period (1200–1800)Edit

Kerala School of Mathematics and AstronomyEdit

Navya-Nyāya (Neo-Logical) SchoolEdit


Born in 19th centuryEdit

Born in 20th centuryEdit

Indian mathematician Komaravolu Chandrasekhar in Vienna, 1987

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