George Neville Watson

1886 - 1965

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Neville Watson studied at Cambridge, and then taught at Cambridge and University College London before becoming Professor at Birmingham. He is best known as the joint author with Whittaker of one of the standard text-books on Analysis.
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List of References (5 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

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

Honours awarded to Neville Watson
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Fellow of the Royal Society1919
LMS President1933 - 1935
Royal Society Sylvester Medal1946
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1949


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