Book ID: CBB000320401

Creators of Mathematics: The Irish Connection (2000)


Houston, Ken (Editor)

University College Press

Publication Date: 2000
Physical Details: x + 150 pp.; ports.; bib.; index
Language: English

Description Includes biographies of Thomas Harriot, William Rowan Hamilton, Robert Murphy, George Boole, George Gabriel Stokes, George Salmon, John Casey, William Thomson (Lord Kelvin), Henry John Stephen Smith, Osborne Reynolds, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth, George Francis Fitzgerald, Edmund Taylor Whittaker, William Sealy Gosset, Walter Heitler, David Robert Bates, Andrew Young, Patrick Brendan Kennedy.

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Authors & Contributors
Wilson, David Ball
James, Frank A.J.L.
Laita, Luis M.
Stokes, George Gabriel
Thompson, William
Hamilton, William Rowan
British Society for the History of Mathematics Bulletin
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Centaurus: International Magazine of the History of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
Physis: Rivista Internazionale di Storia della Scienza
Historia Mathematica
Cambridge University Press
Cambridge University Library
Johns Hopkins University Press
Oxford University Press
Cork University Press
Probability and statistics
Science and religion
Hamilton, William Rowan
Stokes, George Gabriel
Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron
Boole, George
De Morgan, Augustus
Fitzgerald, George Francis
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
18th century
17th century
16th century
British Isles
Great Britain
Dublin (Ireland)
Royal Statistical Society
Statistical Society of London
Trinity College Dublin
Cambridge University
Royal Society of London

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