Mathematician:Edwin Mattison McMillan

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Mathematician

American physicist and working in nuclear science.

Also worked on the mathematics of computation.


Nationality

American


History

  • Born: 18 Sept 18, 1907 in Redondo Beach, California
  • Died: 7 Sept 1991 in El Cerrito, California


Publications

  • 1950: Focusing in Linear Accelerators
  • 1950: A Thick Target for Synchrotrons and Betatrons
  • 1951: The Transuranium Elements: Early History (Nobel Lecture)
  • 1956: Notes on Quadrupole Focusing
  • 1967: Some Thoughts on Stability in Nonlinear Periodic Focusing Systems
  • 1968: Some Thoughts on Stability in Nonlinear Periodic Focusing Systems [Addendum]
  • 1980: Some New Algorithms for High-Precision Computation of Euler's Constant (Math. Comp. Vol. 34: 305 – 312) (with Richard P. Brentwww.jstor.org/stable/2006237