Changes in the archive up to February 2017



There is one new History Topic: Science in the 17th century: From Europe to St Andrews

There are two new entries in the Mathematical Societies category:

Royal Spanish Mathematical Society      Royal Academy of Sciences of Lisbon

There are 23 new biographies.

New biographies

Alasia
Amaldi
Apostol
Arvesen
Aubert
Basso
Boas
Broch
Corominas
da Silva
Delgado
Henriques
Høyland
Lindenbaum
Łoś
Pawlak
Rocha
Sikorski
Słupecki
Sunyer
Teixeira
Trakhtenbrot
Zygalski


There are 5 extended biographies.

Extended biographies

Beurling
Gunter
Jerrard
Neumann, Carl
Oughtred


There are 34 new entries in our Additional material category. Each is linked to the entry on the left.
AlasiaCristoforo Alasia's publications
Amaldi Ugo Amaldi's Obituary by Tullio Viola
ApostolReviews of Tom Apostol's books
ApostolTom Apostol and Project MATHEMATICS!
ArvesenOle Peder Arvesen's publications
AubertKarl Aubert on mathematical modelling
Aubert Karl Aubert and Zeno's arrow
BassoGiuseppe Basso's publications
BoasBooks by Ralph Philip Boas Jr.
BornMax Born on Wave Mechanics
CarmichaelNote (1) on Hardy's inaugural lecture
CarmichaelNote (2) on Hardy's inaugural lecture
Da_SilvaWorks by Daniel da Silva
Da_SilvaGomes Teixeira on Daniel da Silva
Delgado L M Carolino's conclusions on João Delgado's contribution
Dirac P A M Dirac at Princeton ball
GoldbachWaring's Problem and the Goldbach Conjecture
GordanConstance Reid on Paul Gordan
HamiltonHamilton's report on Jerrard's Mathematical Researches
HardyG H Hardy's Inaugural Lecture
Hardy G H Hardy and the Mathematical Tripos
HardyWaring's Problem and the Goldbach Conjecture
Henriques P A M Dirac at Princeton ball
Henriques Anna Stafford Henriques at the Institute for Advanced Study
Hoyland A brief history of reliability
HoylandSystem Reliability Theory by Arnljot Høyland and Marvin Rausand
JerrardHamilton's report on Jerrard's Mathematical Researches
LeonardoQuotes from Leonardo da Vinci's notebooks
MaclaurinColin Maclaurin's A Treatise of Fluxions - Introduction
Maclaurin The Life of Colin Maclaurin
MaclaurinColin Maclaurin's A Treatise of Fluxions - Preface
RochaGomes Teixeira on Monteiro da Rocha
SikorskiReviews of books by Roman Sikorski
SlupeckiBooks by Jerzy Słupecki
TeixeiraReviews some of Gomes Teixeira's books
TeixeiraGomes Teixeira on Daniel da Silva
TeixeiraGomes Teixeira on Monteiro da Rocha
TrakhtenbrotReviews of Boris Trakhtenbrot's books
Ward_Seth John Aubrey on Seth Ward
WaringG H Hardy's Inaugural Lecture
WaringWaring's Problem and the Goldbach Conjecture

Link to earlier changes


Main index Biographies index

JOC/EFR February 2017

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