## Henry Frederick Baker
## 1866 - 1956 | Click the picture above |

Henry Baker spent his whole life in Cambridge and worked on Geometry and Analysis and inspired a younger generation of geometers.. He was made an honorary member of the EMS in 1926.

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**Additional Material in MacTutor**

- Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
- H F Baker's locus with 25920 linear self-transformations - Introduction
- Henry Baker addresses the British Association in 1913
- Obituary: by Edge in Edinburgh Mathematical Notes
- Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Henry Baker(Click below for those honoured in this way) | |

Fellow of the Royal Society | 1898 |

LMS De Morgan Medal | 1905 |

Royal Society Sylvester Medal | 1910 |

LMS President | 1910 - 1912 |

Lowndean chair | 1914 - 1936 |

Honorary Fellow of the Edinburgh Maths Society | 1926 |

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh | 1943 |

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