Mathematician:Horatio Scott Carslaw

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Mathematician

Scottish-Australian mathematician best known for his work on the conduction of heat in solids.


Nationality

Scottish


History

  • Born: 12 February 1870 in Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
  • Died: 11 November 1954 in Burradoo, Bowral, New South Wales, Australia


Publications

  • 1905: An introduction to infinitesimal calculus
  • 1916: The Elements of Non-Euclidean Plane Geometry and Trigonometry
  • 1925: A historical note on Gibbs' phenomenon in Fourier's series and integrals (Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. Vol. 31: 420 – 424)
  • 1941: Operational methods in applied mathematics (with John Conrad Jaeger)
  • 1947: Conduction of Heat in Solids (with John Conrad Jaeger)


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