Cargill Gilston Knott

1856 - 1922

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Cargill Knott became a Reader in Applied Mathematics at Edinburgh University. With Barclay and Fraser he was one of the writers who originally proposed the founding of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society.
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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Society
  3. Obituary: Royal Society

Honours awarded to Cargill Knott
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EMS Founder Member1883
EMS Treasurer1883
EMS Secretary1883
EMS President1893
EMS President1918
Fellow of the Royal Society1920


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