Results for: Alhazen

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Who was alhazen?

He Was An Famous Persian. His full Name was Abū ʿAlī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham.
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When was alhazen born?

Alhazen, the Latinized name of Abū 'Alī al-Hasan ibn al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham, was born Basra, in what was then part of the Abbasid Caliphate is now in the Republic of Ir (MORE)
In Digital Cameras

Who is alhazen in photography?

Ibn Al-Haytham (965 in Basra - c. 1039 in Cairo) also known as Alhazen is credited with developing "The Scientific Method". He was a polymath from the Muslim world who made si (MORE)
In Microscopes

Did alhazen invent the microscope?

To be politically correct: no. To be correct: yes. Although he didn't invent the actual device, he is credited with figuring out the facts needed to design and construct mos (MORE)
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When and where did alhazen live?

He was believed to be born in 965 and died in 1040. He lived in Basra, Arab (current day Iraq) and Cairo, Egypt.
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Why did alhazen invent the camera obscurer?

Because it was easier than setting up a tent. In Ancient Egypt, people would put up tents in the middle of the day to shield themselves from the hot sun. Sometimes tents get (MORE)