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Henry Briggs Henry Briggs was an English mathematician notable for changing the original logarithms invented by John Napier into common logarithms, which are sometimes known as Briggsian logarithms in his honour.... |
March 1596 / 97 |

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Peter Turner |
25 July 1620 |

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John Greaves John Greaves was an English mathematician, astronomer and antiquary.-Life:He was born in Colemore, near Alresford, Hampshire. He was the eldest son of John Greaves, rector of Colemore, and Sarah Greaves... |
22 Feb 1630 / 31 |

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Ralph Button Ralph Button was an English academic and clergyman, Gresham Professor of Geometry, canon of Christ Church, Oxford under the Commonwealth, and later a nonconformist schoolmaster.-Life:... |
15 Nov 1643 |

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Daniel Whistler -Life:The son of William Whistler of Elvington, Oxfordshire, he was born at Walthamstow in Essex in 1619. He was educated at the school of Thame, Oxfordshire, and entered Merton College, Oxford, in January 1639. He graduated B.A. in 1642. On 8 August 1642 he began the study of physic at the... |
13 June 1648 |

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Laurence Rooke |
7 August 1657 |

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Isaac BarrowIsaac Barrow was an English Christian theologian, and mathematician who is generally given credit for his early role in the development of infinitesimal calculus; in particular, for the discovery of the fundamental theorem of calculus. His work centered on the properties of the tangent; Barrow was... |
16 July 1662 |

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Arthur Dacres Arthur Dacres was an English physician and academic, briefly Gresham Professor of Geometry.-Life:He was sixth son of Sir Thomas Dacres, knight, of Cheshunt, and was born in that parish, where he was baptised on 18 April 1624. He entered Magdalene College, Cambridge, in December 1642, and graduated... |
20 May 1664 |

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Robert Hooke Robert Hooke FRS was an English natural philosopher, architect and polymath.His adult life comprised three distinct periods: as a scientific inquirer lacking money; achieving great wealth and standing through his reputation for hard work and scrupulous honesty following the great fire of 1666, but... |
20 March 1664 / 5 |

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Andrew Tooke Andrew Tooke was an English scholar, headmaster of Charterhouse School, Gresham Professor of Geometry, Fellow of the Royal Society and translator of Tooke's Pantheon, a standard textbook for a century on Greek mythology.-Life:... |
5 July 1704 |

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Thomas Tomlinson |
3 July 1729 |

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George Newland |
27 Jan 1731 / 2 |

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William Roman |
28 Nov 1749 |

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Wilfred Clarke |
28 August 1759 |

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S Kittleby |
5 March 1765 |

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Samuel Birch |
5 July 1808 |

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Robert Pitt Edkins |
22 July 1848 |

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Benjamin Morgan Cowie |
18 Dec 1854 |

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Karl PearsonKarl Pearson FRS was an influential English mathematician who has been credited for establishing the disciplineof mathematical statistics.... |
15 Dec 1890 |

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William Henry Wagstaff |
13 June 1894 |

1939–45 Lectures in abeyance |

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Louis Melville Milne-Thomson Louis Melville Milne-Thomson, CBE was an English applied mathematician who wrote several classic textbooks on applied mathematics, including The Calculus of Finite Differences, Theoretical Hydrodynamics, and Theoretical Aerodynamics. He is also known for developing several mathematical tables such... |
29 May 1946 |

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Thomas A A Broadbent |
1956 |

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Sir Bryan Thwaites |
1969 |

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Clive W. Kilmister Clive W. Kilmister was a British applied mathematician who specialized in the mathematical foundations of physics, especially quantum mechanics and relativity. He was one of the discoverers of the combinatorial hierarchy, along with A. F. Parker-Rhodes and E. W. Bastin... |
1972 |

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Sir Christopher Zeeman |
1988 |

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Ian StewartIan Nicholas Stewart FRS is a professor of mathematics at the University of Warwick, England, and a widely known popular-science and science-fiction writer. He is the first recipient of the , awarded jointly by the LMS and the IMA for his work on promoting mathematics.-Biography:Stewart was born... |
1994 |

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Sir Roger PenroseSir Roger Penrose OM FRS is an English mathematical physicist and Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford and Emeritus Fellow of Wadham College... FRS |
1 Sept 1998 |

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Harold Thimbleby Harold W. Thimbleby is a British professor of computer science at Swansea University, Wales. He is known for his works on user interface design within the realm of human computer interaction.- Overview :... |
1 Sept 2001 |

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Robin WilsonRobin James Wilson is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Open University, a Stipendiary Lecturer at Pembroke College, Oxford and, , Professor of Geometry at Gresham College, London, where he has also been a visiting professor... |
1 Sept 2004 |

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John D. Barrow -External links:****** The Forum-Publications available on the Internet:************... |
1 Sept 2008 |