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Senior Whitehead Prize

Index Senior Whitehead Prize

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. [1]

33 relations: Béla Bollobás, Berwick Prize, Bryan John Birch, C. T. C. Wall, Christopher Zeeman, Colin J. Bushnell, David George Kendall, De Morgan Medal, Derek W. Moore, Edward Fraenkel, Frances Kirwan, Frank Adams, Fröhlich Prize, Ioan James, J. H. C. Whitehead, John H. Coates, John Trevor Stuart, Jonathan Pila, Keith Moffatt, London Mathematical Society, Mathematician, Mathematics, Michael J. D. Powell, Naylor Prize and Lectureship, Pólya Prize (LMS), Peter Cameron (mathematician), Peter M. Neumann, Robert Alexander Rankin, Robert Sinclair MacKay, United Kingdom, Vladimir Mazya, W. B. R. Lickorish, Whitehead Prize.

Béla Bollobás

Béla Bollobás FRS (born 3 August 1943) is a Hungarian-born British mathematician who has worked in various areas of mathematics, including functional analysis, combinatorics, graph theory, and percolation.

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Berwick Prize

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.

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Bryan John Birch

Bryan John Birch F.R.S. (born 25 September 1931) is a British mathematician.

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C. T. C. Wall

Charles Terence Clegg "Terry" Wall (born 14 December 1936) is a British mathematician, educated at Marlborough and Trinity College, Cambridge.

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Christopher Zeeman

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.

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Colin J. Bushnell

Colin John Bushnell (born 1947) is a British mathematician specializing in number theory and representation theory.

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David George Kendall

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.

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De Morgan Medal

The De Morgan Medal is a prize for outstanding contribution to mathematics, awarded by the London Mathematical Society.

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Derek W. Moore

Derek William Moore (19 April 1931 – 15 July 2008) was a British mathematician.

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Edward Fraenkel

Ludwig Edward Fraenkel FRS (born 28 May 1927) is a German-born British mathematician, and professor at University of Bath.

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Frances Kirwan

Dame Frances Clare Kirwan, (born 1959) is a British mathematician, currently Savilian Professor of Geometry at the University of Oxford.

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Frank Adams

John Frank Adams FRS (5 November 1930 – 7 January 1989) was a British mathematician, one of the major contributors to homotopy theory.

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Fröhlich Prize

The Fröhlich Prize of the London Mathematical Society is awarded in even numbered years in memory of Albrecht Fröhlich.

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Ioan James

Ioan Mackenzie James FRS (born 23 May 1928) is a British mathematician working in the field of topology particularly in homotopy theory.

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J. H. C. Whitehead

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.

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John H. Coates

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.

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John Trevor Stuart

(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.

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Jonathan Pila

Jonathan Solomon Pila (born 1962) FRS One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from the royalsociety.org website where: is an Australian mathematician at the University of Oxford.

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Keith Moffatt

Henry Keith Moffatt, FRS, FRSE (born 12 April 1935) is a Scottish applied mathematician with principal research interests in the field of fluid dynamics.

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London Mathematical Society

The London Mathematical Society (LMS) is one of the United Kingdom's learned societies for mathematics (the others being the Royal Statistical Society (RSS) and the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)).

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Mathematician

A mathematician is someone who uses an extensive knowledge of mathematics in his or her work, typically to solve mathematical problems.

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Mathematics

Mathematics (from Greek μάθημα máthēma, "knowledge, study, learning") is the study of such topics as quantity, structure, space, and change.

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Michael J. D. Powell

Michael James David Powell (29 July 193619 April 2015) was a British mathematician, who worked in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) at the University of Cambridge.

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Naylor Prize and Lectureship

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.

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Pólya Prize (LMS)

The Pólya Prize is a prize in mathematics, awarded by the London Mathematical Society.

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Peter Cameron (mathematician)

Peter Jephson Cameron FRSE (born 23 January 1947) is an Australian mathematician who works in group theory, combinatorics, coding theory, and model theory.

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Peter M. Neumann

Peter Michael Neumann OBE (born 28 December 1940) is a British mathematician.

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Robert Alexander Rankin

Robert Alexander Rankin FRSE FRSAMD (27 October 1915 – 27 January 2001) was a Scottish mathematician who worked in analytic number theory.

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Robert Sinclair MacKay

Robert Sinclair MacKay (born 1956) FRS FInstP FIMA is a British mathematician and professor at the University of Warwick.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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Vladimir Mazya

Vladimir Gilelevich Maz'ya (Владимир Гилелевич Мазья; born December 31, 1937)See.

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W. B. R. Lickorish

William Bernard Raymond Lickorish (born 19 February 1938) is a mathematician.

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Whitehead Prize

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.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senior_Whitehead_Prize

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