Alexander Brown

1877 - 1947


Alexander Brown studied at Edinburgh and later at Cambridge. He became Professor of Applied Mathematics at the South African College which later became the University of Cape Town. His main contributions were to Geometry.
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List of References (4 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Obituary: Royal Society of Edinburgh

Honours awarded to Alexander Brown
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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Elected 1907


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