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Hector Macdonald

died 87 years ago

16 May 1935

Hector Macdonald graduated from Aberdeen and Cambridge Universities. He stayed on at Cambridge and won the Adams prize. He returned to Aberdeen as Professor. He did important work on electromagnetic waves.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/Macdonald/