George Alexander Gibson

1858 - 1930

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George Gibson graduated from Glasgow University and went on to become Professor there. He published several important textbooks and was an enthusiast for the History of Mathematics.
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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Gibson's History of Scottish Mathematics
  3. George Gibson: Calculus
  4. Gibson appointment
  5. Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Society Proceedings
  6. Obituary: Scotsman

Honours awarded to George Gibson
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EMS President1888
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Elected 1889
EMS Honorary Fellow1902

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