Reference numberEC/1857/02
Previous numbersCert IX, 387; A00734
TitleBoole, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe author of An Exposition of a General Theory of Linear Transformations (Camb Math Journal vol III); A Memoir on a General Method in Analysis (Phil Trans 1844), for which he was awarded a Royal Medal; Researches in the Integral Calculus (Trans of RI Acad); An Investigation of the Laws of Thought; on which are founded the Mathematical Theories of Logic & Probabilities (London, 1854); and other Memoirs. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the science of Psychology. Eminent as a Mathematician.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. W F Donkin; Rob Walker; H Lloyd; Philip Kelland; Fred Pollock; Archibald Smith; Baden Powell; John Tyndall; E W Brayley
From Personal Knowledge. John T Graves; M J Johnson; Bartholomew Price; J J Sylvester; James Booth; William Thomson; A Cayley; J Beete Jukes
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Boole, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6589Boole; George (1815 - 1864); mathematician1815 - 1864
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