Reference numberEC/1922/08
Previous numbersCert XIII, 221; A04852
TitleMercer, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionDate stamp on reverse
CitationDistinguished for his knowledge of Pure Mathematics. Author of the following papers: - 'Functions of Positive and Negative Type and their Connection with the Theory of Integral Equations' (Phil Trans, A 209); 'Sturmer Lionville Series of Normal Functions in the Theory of Integral Equations' (ibid, vol 211); 'Symmetrisable Functions and their Expansions in terms of Biorthogonal Functions' (Proc Roy Soc, A 97); 'Linear Transformations and Functions of Positive Type' (ibid 99); 'Plemelj's Canonical Forms' (Trans Camb Phil Soc, vol 21); 'On the Solutions of Ordinary Linear Differential Equations having Doubly Periodic Coefficients' (ibid, vol 20); 'On a Class of Regions' (Messenger Maths, vol 38); 'On the Limits of Real Variants' (Proc Lond Math Soc, vol 5).
ProposersE W Hobson; J E Littlewood; H F Baker; T J I'a Bromwich; G H Hardy; F H A Marshall
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Mercer, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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