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London Mathematical Society

ORGANIZATION

Founded 1865, Royal Charter in 1965.

Official Website:
http://www.lms.ac.uk/

Founding Date:
1865

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Michael Atiyah
Mathematician
22-Apr-1929   Atiyah-Singer index theorem
Georg Cantor
Mathematician
3-Mar-1845 6-Jan-1918 Founder of set theory
Élie Cartan
Mathematician
9-Apr-1869 6-May-1951 Spinor groups
Henri Cartan
Mathematician
8-Jul-1904 13-Aug-2008 Leader of the math Bourbakistes
Sydney Chapman
Mathematician
29-Jan-1888 16-Jun-1970 Geomagnetism
Kurt Gödel
Mathematician
28-Apr-1906 14-Jan-1978 Gödel's Incompleteness Theorems
Jacques-Salomon Hadamard
Mathematician
8-Dec-1865 17-Oct-1963 Prime number theorem
David Hilbert
Mathematician
23-Jan-1862 14-Feb-1943 Hilbert Space
Tullio Levi-Civita
Mathematician
29-Mar-1873 29-Dec-1941 Explored tensor calculus and PDE's
E. Arthur Milne
Mathematician
14-Feb-1896 21-Sep-1950 Kinematic relativity
Roger Penrose
Mathematician
8-Aug-1931   Theory of cosmic censorship
Lord Rayleigh
Physicist
12-Nov-1842 30-Jun-1919 Why the sky is blue
Bertrand Russell
Mathematician
18-May-1872 2-Feb-1970 Mathematician, atheist, and social critic
Waclaw Sierpinski
Mathematician
14-Mar-1882 21-Oct-1969 Sierpinski's gasket
Ian Stewart
Mathematician
24-Sep-1945   Catastrophe theory
John von Neumann
Mathematician
28-Dec-1903 8-Feb-1957 Computing pioneer, inventor of Game Theory


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