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Authorised form of nameTurnbull; Herbert Westren (1885 - 1961)
SurnameTurnbull
ForenamesHerbert Westren
Dates1885 - 1961
NationalityBritish
Place of birthTettenhall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Date of birth31 August 1885
Place of deathGrasmere, Cumbria
Date of death04/05/1961
Dates and placesBirth:
Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England (31 August 1885)
Death:
Grasmere, Cumbria (04 May 1961)
ActivityEducation:
MA (Cantab)
Career:
Professor of Mathematics in the University of St Andrews
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election05/05/1932
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
5/05/1932
Council:
VP 1943-1944
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1962 vol 8 pp 149-158, plate, by A C Aitken
Royal Society codeNA6028
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
RR/51/133Referee's report by Herbert Westren Turnbull, on a paper 'On the independence of sums of squares in the analysis of variance' by S S Wilks[January 1934]
RR/52/148Referee's report by Herbert Westren Turnbull, on a paper 'The application of substitutional analysis to invariants' by Alfred Young30 August 1934
RR/68/206Referee's report by Alexander Craig Aitken, on a paper 'The geometry of matrices' by Herbert Westren Turnbull[1941]
RR/69/308Referee's report by Herbert WestrenTurnbull, on a paper 'On the simple group of order 25920' by John Arthur Todd14 August 1946
RR/71/267Referee's report by Herbet Westren Turnbull, on a paper 'Ternary quadratic types' by John Arthur ToddFebruary 1948
RR/72/263Referee's report by Herbet Western Turnbull, on a paper 'The characters of a collineation group in five dimensions' by John Arthur Todd1949
EC/1932/16Turnbull, Herbert Westren: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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