Isaac Newton
#11 Overall Influence

Isaac Newton

British physicist and mathematician

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Sir Isaac Newton was an English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, theologian, and author who is widely recognised as one of the greatest mathematicians and most influential scientists of all time and as a key figure in the scientific revolution. His book Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica , first published in 1687, established classical mechanics. Newton also made seminal contributions to optics, and shares credit with Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz for developing the infinitesimal calculus.

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University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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#3 World Rank
Physics
#6 World Rank
Mathematics
#8 World Rank
Chemistry
#29 World Rank
Religious Studies
#34 World Rank
Philosophy

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