Charles Niven

1845 - 1923

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Charles Niven became Professor of Mathematics at Cork. He returned to Aberdeen as Professor of Natural Philosophy and held this post for 42 years.
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Additional Material in MacTutor

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

Honours awarded to Charles Niven
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EMS Founder Member1883
EMS Honorary Fellow1883


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