Abu ja’far muhammad ibn musa al-khwarizmi abu ja’far muhammad ibn musa al-khwarizmi (c 780 – c 850) was a mathematical pioneer who influenced mathematical thought to a greater degree than. Abu ja’far muhammad ibn musa al-khwarizmi, (780 – 850 ce), was the grandfather of computer science and the father of algebra he was the popularizer of arabic numerals, adopter of zero (the symbol, that is) and the decimal system, astronomer, cartographer, in briefs an encyclopedic scholar.
Al-khwarizmi, the father of algebra al-khwarizmi abu ja'far muhammad ibn musa al-khwarizmi lived in baghdad, around 780 to 850 ce (or ad) he was one of the first to write about algebra (using words, not letters. Abu ja'far muhammad ibn musa al-khwarizmi 780-850 we know few details of al-khwarizmi's life we know he worked at an academy where greek philosophical and scientific works were translated.
Abu jafar muhammad ibn hasan khazini (900–971), also called al-khazin, was an iranian muslim astronomer and mathematician from khorasan he worked on both astronomy and number theory al-khazin was one of the scientists brought to the court in ray , iran by the ruler of the buyid dynasty , adhad ad-dowleh , who ruled from 949 to 983 ad. We know few details of abu ja'far muhammad ibn musa al-khwarizmi's life one unfortunate effect of this lack of knowledge seems to be the temptation to make guesses based on very little evidence in  toomer suggests that the name al-khwarizmi may indicate that he came from khwarizm south of the.