Google doodle recognises Leibniz.Recently Google recognised Professor Mahalanobis by remembering the great Indian mathematician (Statistician) on his birthday on 29th June. Today another great Mathematician Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz is recognised through today's google doodle. Leibniz is a German mathematician and philosopher born on July 1st 1646. His main contributions were in differential and integral Calculus. His works were in dependent of those of Isaac Newton.
In 1676 Leibniz became the founder of ' Dynamics', a new formulation that substituted kinetic energy for the conservation of movement.
In philosophy he came out with a conclusion that Universe is God's best possible creation. This was mocked by philosophers including well known French philosopher Voltaire.