List of Byzantine scholars

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A list of Byzantine scientists and other scholars.

Before the 9th century[edit]

Most important scholars known before the Macedonian Renaissance were active under the Justinian dynasty.

The Macedonian Renaissance[edit]

The Macedonian Renaissance occurred in the period of the Macedonian dynasty from 867 to 1056.

The Komnenian period and after[edit]

The Komnenian period ranged from 1081 to about 1185.

The Palaiologian Renaissance[edit]

The Palaiologian Renaissance was mostly contemporary with the Renaissance of the 12th century. The Palaiologos dynasty ruled from c. 1260 to 1453. A number of Greek scholars contributed to the establishment of this renaissance also in Western Europe.

See also[edit]