Eli Maor

Eli Maor
Born Israel
Occupation Historian of mathematics
Employer Loyola University Chicago

Eli Maor, an Israel-born historian of mathematics, is the author of several books about the history of mathematics. Eli Maor received his PhD at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. He teaches the history of mathematics at Loyola University Chicago.[1] Maor was the editor of the article on trigonometry for the Encyclopædia Britannica.[2]

Selected works


  1. Eli Maor biography at Princeton University Press
  2. Maor, Eli (2010). "Encyclopædia Britannica: Author". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 30 August 2010.(subscription required)

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