Changes in the archive up to November 2019



There is a new section on the International Congresses of Mathematicians at THIS LINK.

This contains details of the organisation of the conferences from 1950 to 1990.

There are two new entries in our Mathematical Societies category:

The National Association of Mathematicians and The African Women in Mathematics Association

We have 35 new biographies:
Bharucha-Reid
Borg
Bottema
Bouchet
Cabannes
Cruickshank
Curle
Dijksterhuis
Faddeev, Ludwig
Goins
Haantjes
Jessen
Jorgensen
Kahane
Kelley
Kim
Kronrod
Lelong
Liddel
MacKenzie, Charles
Minakshisundaram
Neveu
Okikiolu, Katherine
Ouedraogo
Pleijel
Popken
Richardson, Roland
Skan
Sleeman
Talbot, Walter
Taylor, Richard
Viazovska
Washington
Widder
Woodard

We have 4 updated biographies:
Argand
Hoüel
Kloosterman
Munn

There are 46 new entries in our Additional material category. Each is linked to the entry on the left.

AitkenAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
ArnoldVladimir Arnold wins 2008 Shaw Prize
AskeyDick Askey obituary
BarklaAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
Bevan-BakerAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
Bharucha-ReidBooks by Albert Bharucha-Reid
Bharucha-ReidAlbert Turner Bharucha-Reid's papers 1951-1955
BladesAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
Bottema Geometry as an Invariant Theory
BurgessAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
CabannesCabannes and the future of Europe
CabannesThe Odyssey of Henri Cabannes, 1943-1945
CopsonAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
Cox_ElbertTalitha M Washington on Elbert Frank Cox
CruickshankCruickshank memorial window
CurleNewby Curle obituaries
Darwin_C_GAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
DijksterhuisEduard Jan Dijksterhuis's books
DijksterhuisPurpose and method of the history of the exact sciences
DougallAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
Faddeev_LudwigLudwig Faddeev wins 2008 Shaw Prize
FrewinAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
GibsonAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
GoinsEdray Goins on being an African-American mathematician
GoinsEdray Goins' Three Questions
Gray_MarionAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
HaantjesThe certainty of geometry
HaantjesOn the theory of the geometric object
HouelPublications of Jules Hoüel
HowieDouglas Munn's Herald Obituary
JorgensenPalle E T Jorgensen's books
KelleyJohn L Kelley, Once over lightly
KelleyGeneral Topology by John L Kelley
KelleyReviews of John L Kelley's books
Kim Reviews of Ki Hang Kim's books
KimLocal newspaper reports on Ki Hang Kim 1971-74
LakatosUnlocking Lakatos
Landau_LevLandau poem
LiddelSketch of the Life of Dr Duncan Liddel
Lorch Lee Lorch and the 'Painful Path'
MacRobertAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
MinakshisundaramEpisodes in Minakshisundaram's life
MunnDouglas Munn's Herald Obituary
MunnMusic holds the key
NeveuSome of Jacques Neveu's books
Novikov_Sergi On the Work of Sergei Novikov
PinkertonAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
PopkenJan Popken's inaugural lecture
Richardson_Roland   Brown University and Applied Mathematics
Richardson_RolandAmerican teachers of mathematics in 1935
SampsonAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
SchoutenOn the theory of the geometric object
SkanSylvia Skan's papers and reports
SleemanBrian Sleeman's books
Talbot_WalterThe African-American breakthrough
Taylor_RichardRichard Taylor - research interests and achievements
Taylor_RichardRichard Taylor wins 2007 Shaw Prize
Thompson_JohnOn the Work of John Thompson
TurnbullAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
WashingtonTalitha M Washington on Elbert Frank Cox
WashingtonTalitha M Washington on her mentors
WhittakerAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
Whittaker_JohnAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh
WidderDavid Vernon Widder's books
WilliamsonAlec Aitken arrives in Edinburgh

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JOC/EFR November 2019 School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of St Andrews, Scotland