Daniel Edwin Rutherford

1906 - 1966

Click the picture above
to see seven larger pictures

Dan Rutherford was appointed to be the first Gregory Professor of Applied Mathematics at St Andrews in 1964. In spite of his title, he was primarily a pure mathematician with an interest in algebra.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (3 books/articles)

A Poster of Daniel Rutherford

Mathematicians born in the same country

Show birthplace location

Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Walter Ledermann's memoir
  2. Rutherford: "Fluid Dynamics"
  3. Obituary: The Times
  4. Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Society
  5. Article: The Scotsman

Honours awarded to Daniel Rutherford
(Click below for those honoured in this way)
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1934
EMS President1940
BMC morning speaker1951
EMS President1963

Other Web sites
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

Previous (Chronologically) Next Main Index
Previous (Alphabetically) Next Biographies index

JOC/EFR October 2003

The URL of this page is: