Howard Percy Robertson

1903 - 1961

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Howard Percy Robertson studied at Washington University and California Institute of Technology. He spent some time in Germany and was appointed to a post in Princeton. He spent much of the period of World War II in Britain. He made important contributions to Differential Geometry and Relativity.
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List of References (4 books/articles)

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