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Sir Alfred Cardew Dixon, 1st Baronet Warford FRS (22 May 1865 – 4 May 1936) was an English mathematician.
Sir (Alfred) George Greenhill, F.R.S. (29 November 1847 in London – 10 February 1927 in London), was a British mathematician.
Sir Alfred Bray Kempe DCL FRS (6 July 1849, Kensington, London – 21 April 1922, London) was a mathematician best known for his work on linkages and the four colour theorem.
The American Mathematical Society (AMS) is an association of professional mathematicians dedicated to the interests of mathematical research and scholarship, and serves the national and international community through its publications, meetings, advocacy and other programs.
Prof Andrew Russell Forsyth, FRS, FRSE (18 June 1858, Glasgow – 2 June 1942, South Kensington) was a British mathematician.
Angus John Macintyre FRS, FRSE (born 1941) is a British mathematician and logician known for his work in Model theory, logic, and their applications in algebra, algebraic geometry, and number theory.
Arthur Cayley F.R.S. (16 August 1821 – 26 January 1895) was a British mathematician.
Arthur Geoffrey Walker (17 July 1909 in Watford, Hertfordshire, England – 31 March 2001) was a leading mathematician who made important contributions to physics and physical cosmology.
Arthur Lee Dixon FRS (27 November 1867 — 20 February 1955) was a British mathematician and holder of the Waynflete Professorship of Pure Mathematics at the University of Oxford.
Augustus De Morgan (27 June 1806 – 18 March 1871) was a British mathematician and logician.
Augustus Edward Hough Love FRS (17 April 1863, Weston-super-Mare – 5 June 1940, Oxford), often known as A. E. H. Love, was a mathematician famous for his work on the mathematical theory of elasticity.
Barry Edward Johnson (1 Aug 1937 Woolwich, London, England – 5 May 2002 Newcastle upon Tyne, England) was an English mathematician who worked on operator algebras.
BCS-FACS is the BCS Formal Aspects of Computing Science Specialist Group.
The Berwick Prize and Senior Berwick Prize are two prizes of the London Mathematical Society awarded in alternating years in memory of William Edward Hodgson Berwick, a previous Vice-President of the LMS.
Bloomsbury is an area of the London Borough of Camden, between Euston Road and Holborn.
Burlington House is a building on Piccadilly in Mayfair, London.
Charles Terence Clegg "Terry" Wall (born 14 December 1936) is a British mathematician, educated at Marlborough and Trinity College, Cambridge.
Caroline Mary Series (born 24 March 1951) is an English mathematician known for her work in hyperbolic geometry, Kleinian groups and dynamical systems.
Charles Watkins Merrifield FRS (20 October 1827 – 1 January 1884, Hove) was a British mathematician.
Sir Erik Christopher Zeeman FRS (4 February 1925 – 13 February 2016), was a British mathematician, known for his work in geometric topology and singularity theory.
Claude Ambrose Rogers FRS (1 November 1920 – 5 December 2005) was an English mathematician who worked in analysis and geometry.
Compositio Mathematica is a bimonthly peer-reviewed mathematics journal established by L.E.J. Brouwer in 1935.
The Council for the Mathematical Sciences (CMS) is an organisation that represents all types of British mathematicians at a national level.
David George Crighton, FRS (15 November 1942 – 12 April 2000) was a British mathematician and physicist.
David George Kendall FRS (15 January 1918 – 23 October 2007) was an English statistician and mathematician, known for his work on probability, statistical shape analysis, ley lines and queueing theory.
The De Morgan Medal is a prize for outstanding contribution to mathematics, awarded by the London Mathematical Society.
Edward Brian Davies FRS (born 13 June 1944) was Professor of Mathematics, King's College London (1981–2010), and is the author of the popular science book Science in the Looking Glass: What do Scientists Really Know.
Edmund Taylor Whittaker FRS FRSE (24 October 1873 – 24 March 1956) was an English mathematician who contributed widely to applied mathematics, mathematical physics, and the theory of special functions.
Ernest William Hobson FRS (27 October 1856 – 19 April 1933) was an English mathematician, now remembered mostly for his books, some of which broke new ground in their coverage in English of topics from mathematical analysis.
The Edinburgh Mathematical Society is a mathematical society for academics in Scotland.
Edward Arthur Milne FRS (14 February 1896 – 21 September 1950) was a British astrophysicist and mathematician.
Edward Charles "Ted" Titchmarsh (June 1, 1899 – January 18, 1963) was a leading English mathematician.
Sir Edward Foyle Collingwood LLD (17 January 1900 – 25 October 1970) was an English mathematician and scientist.
Edwin Bailey Elliott FRS (born 1 June 1851, Oxford, England; died 21 July 1937 in Oxford, England) was a mathematician who worked on invariant theory.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The European Mathematical Society (EMS) is a European organization dedicated to the development of mathematics in Europe.
Dame Frances Clare Kirwan, (born 1959) is a British mathematician, currently Savilian Professor of Geometry at the University of Oxford.
The Fröhlich Prize of the London Mathematical Society is awarded in even numbered years in memory of Albrecht Fröhlich.
Godfrey Harold Hardy (7 February 1877 – 1 December 1947) was an English mathematician, known for his achievements in number theory and mathematical analysis.
George Neville Watson (31 January 1886 – 2 February 1965) was an English mathematician, who applied complex analysis to the theory of special functions.
George Barker Jeffery FRS(9 May 1891 – 27 April 1957) was a leading mathematical physicist in the early twentieth century.
Dom George Frederick James Temple FRS OSB (born 2 September 1901, London; died 30 January 1992, Isle of Wight) was an English mathematician, recipient of the Sylvester Medal in 1969.
Graeme Bryce Segal FRS (born 21 December 1941) is an Australian mathematician, and professor at the University of Oxford.
Graham Higman FRS (19 January 1917 – 8 April 2008) was a prominent British mathematician known for his contributions to group theory.
Henry Frederick Baker FRS FRSE (3 July 1866 – 17 March 1956) was a British mathematician, working mainly in algebraic geometry, but also remembered for contributions to partial differential equations (related to what would become known as solitons), and Lie groups.
Hans Arnold Heilbronn FRS (8 October 1908 – 28 April 1975) was a mathematician.
Harold Davenport FRS (30 October 1907 – 9 June 1969) was an English mathematician, known for his extensive work in number theory.
Prof Hector Munro Macdonald FRAS FRSE LLD (19 January 1865 – 16 May 1935) was a Scottish mathematician, born in Edinburgh in 1865.
Henry John Stephen Smith (2 November 1826 – 9 February 1883) was a mathematician remembered for his work in elementary divisors, quadratic forms, and Smith–Minkowski–Siegel mass formula in number theory.
Herbert William Richmond (born on the 17 July 1863 in Tottenham, England) was a mathematician who studied the Cremona–Richmond configuration.
Sir Horace Lamb (27 November 1849 – 4 December 1934)R.
The Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) is the UK's chartered professional body for mathematicians and one of the UK's learned societies for mathematics (the other main one being the London Mathematical Society).
The Institute of Physics (IOP) is a scientific charity that works to advance physics education, research and application.
Ioan Mackenzie James FRS (born 23 May 1928) is a British mathematician working in the field of topology particularly in homotopy theory.
Izvestiya: Mathematics is the English translation of the Russian mathematical journal Izvestiya Rossiiskoi Akademii Nauk, Seriya Matematicheskaya which was founded in 1937.
John Arthur Todd FRS (23 August 1908 – 22 December 1994) was a British geometer.
John Henry Constantine Whitehead FRS (11 November 1904 – 8 May 1960), known as Henry, was a British mathematician and was one of the founders of homotopy theory.
John William Scott "Ian" Cassels, FRS (11 July 1922 – 27 July 2015) was a British mathematician.
Sir James Cockle FRS FRAS FCPS (14 January 1819 – 27 January 1895) was an English lawyer and mathematician.
James Joseph Sylvester FRS (3 September 1814 – 15 March 1897) was an English mathematician.
James Whitbread Lee Glaisher FRS FRSE FRAS (5 November 1848, Lewisham – 7 December 1928, Cambridge), son of James Glaisher the meteorologist and Cecilia Glaisher the photographer, was a prolific English mathematician and astronomer.
John Edensor Littlewood FRS LLD (9 June 1885 – 6 September 1977) was an English mathematician.
John Edward Campbell (27 May 1862, Lisburn, Ireland – 1 October 1924, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England) was a mathematician, best known for his contribution to the Baker-Campbell-Hausdorff formula.
John Henry Coates, FRS (born 26 January 1945) is a mathematician who was the Sadleirian Professor of Pure Mathematics at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom from 1986 to 2012.
John James Walker (1825–1900) was an English mathematician, president of the London Mathematical Society from 1888 to 1890.
Sir John Frank Charles Kingman (born 28 August 1939) is a British mathematician.
Sir John Macleod Ball (born 1948) is Sedleian Professor of Natural Philosophy at the University of Oxford.
John Robert Ringrose (born 21 December 1932) is an English mathematician working on operator algebras who introduced nest algebras.
John Francis Toland FRS FRSE (born 28 April 1949 in Derry) is an Irish mathematician based in the UK.
(John) Trevor Stuart FRS (born 29 January 1929) is a mathematician and senior research investigator at Imperial College London working in theoretical fluid mechanics, hydrodynamic stability of fluid flows and nonlinear partial differential equations.
John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, (12 November 1842 – 30 June 1919) was a physicist who, with William Ramsay, discovered argon, an achievement for which he earned the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1904.
Sir Joseph Larmor FRS FRSE DCL LLD (11 July 1857 – 19 May 1942) was an Irish physicist and mathematician who made innovations in the understanding of electricity, dynamics, thermodynamics, and the electron theory of matter.
A learned society (also known as a learned academy, scholarly society, or academic association) is an organisation that exists to promote an academic discipline, profession, or a group of related disciplines such as the arts.
This article provides a list of mathematical societies by country.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The Louis Bachelier Prize is a biennial prize in applied mathematics jointly awarded by the London Mathematical Society, the Natixis Foundation for Quantitative Research and the Société de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles (SMAI) in recognition for "exceptional contributions to mathematical modelling in finance, insurance, risk management and/or scientific computing applied to finance and insurance." The prize is named in honor of French mathematician Louis Bachelier, a pioneer in the field of probability and its use in financial modeling.
Louis Joel Mordell (28 January 1888 – 12 March 1972) was an American-born British mathematician, known for pioneering research in number theory.
Sir Martin John Taylor, FRS (born 18 February 1952) is a British mathematician and academic.
Dame Mary Lucy Cartwright, (17 December 1900 – 3 April 1998) was a British mathematician.
Matematicheskii Sbornik (Математический сборник, abbreviated Mat. Sb.) is a peer reviewed Russian mathematical journal founded by the Moscow Mathematical Society in 1866.
Mathematics (from Greek μάθημα máthēma, "knowledge, study, learning") is the study of such topics as quantity, structure, space, and change.
Maxwell Herman Alexander Newman, FRS, (7 February 1897 – 22 February 1984), generally known as Max Newman, was a British mathematician and codebreaker.
Sir Michael Francis Atiyah (born 22 April 1929) is an English mathematician specialising in geometry.
The Naylor Prize and lectureship in Applied Mathematics is a prize of the London Mathematical Society awarded every two years in memory of Dr V.D. Naylor.
Nigel James Hitchin FRS (born 2 August 1946) a British mathematician working in the fields of differential geometry, algebraic geometry, and mathematical physics.
Nonlinearity is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by IOP Publishing and the London Mathematical Society.
Olaus Magnus Friedrich Erdmann Henrici, FRS (9 March 1840, Meldorf, Duchy of Holstein – 10 August 1918, Chandler's Ford, Hampshire, England) was a German mathematician who became a professor in London.
Paul Moritz Cohn FRS (8 January 1924 – 20 April 2006) was Astor Professor of Mathematics at University College London, 1986-9, and author of many textbooks on algebra.
The Pólya Prize is a prize in mathematics, awarded by the London Mathematical Society.
Percy Alexander MacMahon (born 26 September 1854, Sliema, British Malta – 25 December 1929, Bognor Regis, England) was a mathematician, especially noted in connection with the partitions of numbers and enumerative combinatorics.
Peter Goddard CBE FRS (born 3 September 1945) is a mathematical physicist who works in string theory and conformal field theory.
Philip Hall FRS (11 April 1904 – 30 December 1982), was an English mathematician.
Piccadilly is a road in the City of Westminster, London to the south of Mayfair, between Hyde Park Corner in the west and Piccadilly Circus in the east.
The president is a common title for the head of state in most republics.
Research Councils UK, known as RCUK, was a non-departmental public body which coordinated science policy in the United Kingdom.
A royal charter is a formal document issued by a monarch as letters patent, granting a right or power to an individual or a body corporate.
The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) is one of the world's most distinguished and renowned statistical societies.
Russell Square is a large garden square in Bloomsbury, in the London Borough of Camden, built predominantly by James Burton.
The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS; Росси́йская акаде́мия нау́к (РАН) Rossíiskaya akadémiya naúk) consists of the national academy of Russia; a network of scientific research institutes from across the Russian Federation; and additional scientific and social units such as libraries, publishing units, and hospitals.
Uspekhi Matematicheskikh Nauk (Успехи математических наук) is a Russian mathematical journal, published by the Russian Academy of Sciences and Moscow Mathematical Society and translated into English as Russian Mathematical Surveys.
Samuel Roberts FRS (15 December 1827, Horncastle, Lincolnshire – 18 September 1913, London) was a British mathematician.
In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research.
The Senior Whitehead Prize of the London Mathematical Society (LMS) is now awarded in odd numbered years in memory of John Henry Constantine Whitehead, president of the LMS between 1953 and 1955.
Simon Tavaré (born 1952), is Director of the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Professor of Cancer Research at the Department of Oncology and Professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) at the University of Cambridge.
Sydney Chapman FRS (29 January 1888 – 16 June 1970) was a British mathematician and geophysicist.
Terence "Terry" John Lyons FRSE, FLSW, FRS is a British mathematician, specializing in stochastic analysis.
Thomas Archer Hirst FRS (22 April 1830 – 16 February 1892) was a 19th-century mathematician, specialising in geometry.
University College London (UCL) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
Sir William Vallance Douglas Hodge FRS FRSE (17 June 1903 – 7 July 1975) was a British mathematician, specifically a geometer.
The Whitehead Prize is awarded yearly by the London Mathematical Society to multiple mathematicians working in the United Kingdom who are at an early stage of their career.
(William Snow Burnside was an Irish mathematician, often confused with the English mathematician.) William Burnside (2 July 1852 – 21 August 1927) was an English mathematician.
Sir William Davidson Niven KCB FRS (24 March 1842 – 29 May 1917) was a 19th-century mathematician and electrical engineer.
William Henry Young FRS (London, 20 October 1863 – Lausanne, 7 July 1942) was an English mathematician.
William H. Spottiswoode (11 January 1825 – 27 June 1883) was an English mathematician and physicist.
William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin, (26 June 1824 – 17 December 1907) was a Scots-Irish mathematical physicist and engineer who was born in Belfast in 1824.
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