Thorvald Nicolai Thiele

b. 24 December 1838 d. 26 September 1910
  • Ragnar Norberg
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Abstract

A man of many talents, Professor (at the Copenhagen Observatory) T.N. Thiele was a leading personality in astronomy, numerical analysis, actuarial science, and mathematical statistics. He invented cumulants and discovered Thiele’s differential equation.

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