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Authorised form of nameNewman; Maxwell Herman Alexander (1897 - 1984)
SurnameNewman
ForenamesMaxwell Herman Alexander
Dates1897 - 1984
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
07 February 1897
Death:
22 February 1984
ActivityEducation:
City of London School (1908-1915)
Career:
Involved in developing the first electronic computer, to decode ciphers, Bletchley Park (World War 2); Lecturer in Mathematics; Fielden Professor of Mathematics, Manchester University
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
16/03/1939
Medals/Prizes:
Sylvester Medal 1958
SourcesObituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1985 vol 31 pp 435-452, plate, by J F Adams
Royal Society codeNA6355
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1939/14Newman, Maxwell Herman Alexander: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/GA/WRS/8572Newman, Maxwell Herman Alexandernd
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