John Edensor Littlewood

1885 - 1977

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Littlewood collaborated with G H Hardy, working on the theory of series, the Riemann zeta function, inequalities and the theory of functions.
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List of References (19 books/articles)

Some Quotations (24)

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  1. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to J E Littlewood
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Fellow of the Royal Society1916
Royal Society Copley Medal1929
Royal Society Royal Medal1929
LMS De Morgan Medal1938
Royal Society Sylvester Medal1943
LMS President1941 - 1943
LMS Berwick Prize winner1960


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