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Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855) is the eponym of all of the topics listed below.
There are over 100 topics all named after this German mathematician and scientist, all in the fields of mathematics, physics, and astronomy. The English eponymous adjective Gaussian is pronounced GOWSS-i-?n.
Various Gaussian curvatures
Comparison between 2-point Gaussian and trapezoidal quadrature.
Gaussian function and topics named for it
Gaussian curve with a 2-dimensional domain
Other mathematical areas
Awards and recognitions
Place names and expedition named in his honour
Institutions named in his honour
Other things named for him
- ^ Wells, John (2008). Longman Pronunciation Dictionary (3rd ed.). Pearson Longman. ISBN 978-1-4058-8118-0.
- ^ Andersson, L. E.; Whitaker, E. A., (1982). NASA Catalogue of Lunar Nomenclature. NASA RP-1097.
- ^ Wendland, H., 1865. Ueber die neue Palmengatung Gaussia. Nachr. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Georg-Augusts-Univ. 1865.