# Mathematician:Edward Lindsay Ince

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## Mathematician

English mathematician who worked mainly in the field of differential equations.

## Nationality

British

## History

- Born: 30 Nov 1891 in Amblecote, Staffordshire, England
- 1909: Matriculated at Edinburgh University
- 1913: Graduated with First Class Honours in mathematics
- 1915: Went to Cambridge to continue research
- 1918: Appointed lecturer in mathematics at University of Leeds
- 1920: Lectureship in mathematics at Liverpool
- 1923: Elected to the Royal Society of Edinburgh
- 1924: Married Phyllis Fry
- 1926: Chair of pure mathematics at Egyptian University in Cairo
- 1931: Returned to Britain, teaching at Edinburgh University
- 1932: Appointed to Imperial College, London
- 1935: Appointed head of Department of Technical Mathematics at Edinburgh
- Died: 16 March 1941 in Edinburgh, Scotland

## Publications

- 1926:
*Ordinary Differential Equations* - 1934:
*Mathematical Tables, Volume IV: Cycles of reduced ideals in quadratic fields* - 1939:
*Integration of Ordinary Differential Equations* - 1940:
*The periodic LamÃ© functions* - 1940:
*Further investigations into the periodic LamÃ© functions* - 1942:
*Simultaneous linear partial differential equations of the second order*(posthumous)