Alfred George Greenhill

1847 - 1927

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George Greenhill became Professor of Mathematics at the Royal Military Academy at Woolwich. His main work was on Elliptic Functions but he published widely on applications of mathematics to practical problems.
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List of References (2 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to George Greenhill
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LMS President1890 - 1892
LMS De Morgan Medal1902
Speaker at International Congress1904
Royal Society Royal Medal1906
Honorary Fellow of the Edinburgh Maths Society1908


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