

Augustus De Morgan
1806  1871
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Augustus De Morgan became the first professor of mathematics at University College London and made important contributions to English mathematics.

Full MacTutor biography
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List of References (19 books/articles)
Some Quotations (13)
A Poster of Augustus De Morgan
Mathematicians born in the same country
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 Additional Material in MacTutor
 Errors of the Royal Society
 De Morgan and the Royal Astronomical Society
 A comment from Thomas Hirst's diary
 John Walsh's delusions by De Morgan
 Obituary: The Times
  Honours awarded to Augustus De Morgan
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 LMS President  1865  1866
 Lunar features  Crater De Morgan


Other Web sites 
 Encyclopaedia Britannica
 Astroseti (A Spanish translation of this biography)
  NNDB
 Mathematical Genealogy Project


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