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Authorised form of nameMercer; James (1883 - 1932)
Dates1883 - 1932
NationalityBritish
Place of birthBootle, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Date of birth15 January 1883
Place of deathLondon
Date of death21/02/1932
Research fieldPure mathematics
ActivityEducation:
MA
Career:
Fellow and Lecturer of Christ's College, Cambridge
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election11/05/1922
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1932-1935 vol l pp 164-165, plate, by Ernest William Hobson
Royal Society codeNA1237
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1922/08Mercer, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/17/322Referee's report by William Burnside, on a paper 'Functions of positive and negative type' by James MercerJanuary 1908
NLB/39/616Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor A [Augustus] E [Edward] H [Hough] Love, Fellow of the Royal Society13 February 1909
RR/18/63Referee's report by Ernest William Hobson, on a paper 'Sturm-Liouville series of normal functions in the theory of integral equations' by James MercerApril 1910
RR/17/324Referee's report by Ernest William Hobson, on a paper 'Functions of positive and negative type' by James MercerApril 1909
RR/17/323Referee's report by Thomas John I'anson Bromwich, on a paper 'Functions of positive and negative type' by James Mercer10 February 1909
RR/18/64Referee's report by Alfred Cardew Dixon, on a paper 'Sturm-Liouville series of normal functions in the theory of integral equations' by James MercerMay 1910
RR/33/122Referee's report by James Mercer, on a paper 'A class of integral equations occuring in physics' by D M Wrich and J NicholsonOctober 1925
NLB/58/601Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to James Mercer Esquire, FRS; Christ's College, Cambridge28 May 1920
NLB/58/502Copy letter from Edwin Deller, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. James Mercer; 4 Alexandra Drive, Aintree, Liverpool13 May 1920
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