George Salmon

1819 - 1904

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George Salmon made many discoveries about ruled surfaces and other surfaces.
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List of References (7 books/articles)

A Poster of George Salmon

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. George Salmon: from mathematics to theology
  2. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to George Salmon
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Fellow of the Royal Society1863
Royal Society Royal Medal1868
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1881
Royal Society Copley Medal1889


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