Henry John Stephen Smith

1826 - 1883

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Henry Smith was an Irish mathematician whose most important contributions are in number theory where he worked on elementary divisors.
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List of References (14 books/articles)

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Honours awarded to Henry Smith
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Savilian Geometry Professor1861
Fellow of the Royal Society1861
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1876
LMS President1874 - 1876


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