# Mathematician:Hyman Levy

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## Mathematician

Scottish philosopher, mathematician and political activist.

Aeronautics researcher at the National Physical Laboratory.

Published papers and books on mathematical applications pertaining to aeronautics.

Wrote about differential equations and probability.

## Nationality

Scottish, of Russian ancestry

## History

- Born: 28 February 1889 in Edinburgh, Scotland
- Died: 27 February 1975 in Wimbledon, London, England

## Theorems and Inventions

- Levy's Conjecture, also known as Lemoine's Conjecture for Émile Michel Hyacinthe Lemoine

## Publications

- 1935:
*Modern Engineering Theory & Practice*(with Bailey Levy) - 1939:
*Modern Science -- A Study of Physical Science in the World Today* - 1940:
*Science: Curse Or Blessing?* - 1942:
*Elementary Mathematics* - 1943:
*Soviet Jews at war* - 1945:
*Social Thinking* - 1945:
*Elementary Statistics* - 1948: Introduction to
*Mathematics In Theory and Practice*by W.W. Sawyer - 1952:
*Literature for an age of science* - 1958:
*Jews and the National Question* - 1959:
*Elementary Statistics* - 1959:
*Finite Difference Equations*(with F. Lessman)