According to Wikipedia,
Leon Battista Alberti was an Italian Renaissance humanist author, artist, architect, poet, priest, linguist, philosopher, and cryptographer; he epitomised the nature of those identified now as polymaths. He is considered the founder of Western cryptography, a claim he shares with Johannes Trithemius.
Leon Battista Alberti is affiliated with the following schools:
Leon Battista Alberti is most known for their academic work in the field of engineering. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of mathematics, philosophy, literature, and communications.
Leon Battista Alberti has made the following academic contributions: