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Aryabhata

(är'yəbhŭt`ə), c.476–550, Hindu mathematician and astronomer. He is one of the first known to have used algebra; his writings include rules of arithmetic and of plane and spherical trigonometry, and solutions of quadratic equations.
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In Mathematics, we have the glorious tradition of Baudhaya, Bhaskara, Brahmagupta and Aryabhatta.
Major organization : ARYABHATTA RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF OBSERVATIONAL SCIENCES
Pravat Kumar Thatoi, Flat-104, Aryabhatta Complex, College Square, Cuttack-753003, Odisha, India.
Susruta School of Medical and Paramedical Sciences, Aryabhatta School of Earth Sciences, Swami Vivekananda School of Library Sciences, and DeshbandhuChittaranjan School of Legal Studies are not at all contributing.
Colleges like Bhagini Nivedita, Shaheed Bhagat Singh and Aryabhatta College will offer History ( H) from this year.
During the 8th century, the astronomical table of sines by the Indian astronomer and mathematician, Aryabhatta (476-550), were translated into the Chinese astronomical and mathematical book of the Treatise on Astrology of the Kaiyuan Era (Kaiyuan Zhanjing), compiled in 718 CE during the Tang Dynasty.
The prestigious Kalaratna Award was presented to Aryabhatta House member Devisree Sumesh, while the Kalashri Award was presented to Kartik Madhusoodanan from Vikram Sarabhai House.
The classical Indian astronomer Aryabhatta (476-550 CE) stated that the circumference of the Earth is 39,968 km (24,835 mi) - close to the current equatorial value of 40,075 km (24,901 mi) - in his magnum opus, the Arabhatiya.
That India invented the number system and that zero was invented by Aryabhatta is known to many, what is not known is that the decimal system was also developed in India.
Bihar, April 27 -- A big leap in the job oriented education system in Bihar was signaled by signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Aryabhatta Knowledge University (AKU), Patna and Wadhwani Foundation for skilling youth on Industry-driven employability oriented training through Community Colleges.
India embarked on its space journey in 1975 with the launch of Aryabhatta using a Russian-made rocket.
Consequently, India's first satellite Aryabhatta weighing 360 kg was launched by the Soviet Union's launch vehicle Cosmos-3M on 19th April 1975.