## Herbert Westren Turnbull
## 1885 - 1961 | Click the picture above |

Full MacTutor biography | [Version for printing] |

**Some Quotations** (2)

**Mathematicians born in the same country**

**Additional Material in MacTutor**

- Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
- Preface to
*The Great Mathematicians* - H W Turnbull's
*Scottish Contribution to the Calculus* - The Tercentenary of the birth of James Gregory
- Gregory's Observatory
- Gregory's Astronomical Clock
- The Upper Hall of the University Library
- Turnbull lectures on Colin Maclaurin
- Turnbull and Aitken:
*Canonical Matrices* - Turnbull appointed Professor
- Walter Ledermann's memoir
- Science at St Andrews by Herbert Westren Turnbull
- Obituary: The Times
- Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Society
- Obituary: London Mathematical Society
- Obituary: Royal Society of Edinburgh

Honours awarded to Herbert Turnbull(Click below for those honoured in this way) | |

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh | 1922 |

EMS President | 1926 |

Fellow of the Royal Society | 1932 |

EMS President | 1933 |

EMS President | 1950 |

Honorary Fellow of the Edinburgh Maths Society | 1954 |

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