List of Arab scientists and scholars
This is a list of scientists and scholars from the Muslim World and Spain (Al-Andalus) who lived from antiquity up until the beginning of the modern age, consisting primarily of scholars during the Mi...
Geography and cartography in medieval Islam
Medieval Arabian and Persian geography was based on Hellenistic geography and reached its apex with Muhammad al-Idrisi in the 12th century.
After its beginnings in the 8th century based on Helleni...
Manoug Manougian
Manoug Manougian is a Lebanese scientist, professor, and considered the father of the Lebanese space program.
Manougian grew up in Jerusalem and was educated at St. George's School, Jerusalem. He ...
Al-Mawardi
Abu al-Hasan Ali Ibn Muhammad Ibn Habib al-Mawardi ( أبو الحسن علي بن محمد بن حبيب البصري الماوردي ), known in Latin as Alboacen (972-1058 CE), was a Kurdish Islamic jurist of the Shafi'i school most ...
Muhammad al-Idrisi
Abu Abd Allah Muhammad al-Idrisi al-Qurtubi al-Hasani al-Sabti or simply Al Idrisi (Arabic: أبو عبد الله محمد الإدريسي القرطبي الحسني السبتي‎; Latin: Dreses) (1099–1165 or 1166) was a Mu...
Mohammad al-Massari
Dr. Mohammad Al-Massari is an exiled Saudi physicist and political dissident who gained asylum in the United Kingdom in 1994. He runs the Committee for the Defense of Legitimate Rights and is an advis...
Raja ibn Haywah
Raja ibn Haywah al-Kindi was a leading Islamic jurist and Arabic calligraphist from Baysan who is probably best known as the artist most likely responsible for the detailed inscriptions on the Dome of...
Abdul Rahman Al-Athel
Saleh Abdul Rahman Al-Athel, (Prof.) (Arabic: صالح عبدالرحمن العذل‎), (born Al-Rus, Saudi Arabia, 1940) is a respected Professor of Science and Mechanical Engineering in Saudi Arabia and is ...