References for Edmund Whittaker

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  1. D Martin, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830904632.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9076891/Sir-Edmund-Taylor-Whittaker

Articles:

  1. A C Aitken, The contributions of E T Whittaker to algebra and numerical analysis, Proc. Edinburgh Math. Soc. 11 (1958), 31-38.
  2. H Dingle, Edmund T Whittaker, mathematician and historian, Science 124 (1956), 208-209.
  3. A Erdélyi, Sir Edmund Whittaker, 1873-1956, Math. Tables Aids Comput. 11 (1957), 53-54.
  4. G Julia, Notice nécrologique sur Sir Edmund Whittaker, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 242 (1956), 2493-2495.
  5. D Martin, Sir Edmund Whittaker, F R S, Proc. Edinburgh Math. Soc. 11 (1958), 1-9.
  6. W H McCrea, Edmund Taylor Whittaker, J. London Math. Soc. 32 (1957), 234-256.
  7. R A Rankin, Sir Edmund Whittaker's work on automorphic functions, Proc. Edinburgh Math. Soc. 11 (1958), 25-30.
  8. G F J Temple, Edmund Taylor Whittaker, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 2 (1956), 299-325.
  9. Whittaker Memorial Volume, Proc. Edinburgh Math. Soc. 11 (1958), 1-70.

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