Howard Percy Robertson

lived from 1903 to 1961

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.

Find out more at:
http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Robertson.html