# Mathematician:Sydney Chapman

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## Mathematician

English mathematician whose most noted mathematical accomplishments were in the field of stochastic processes.

Worked out the photochemical mechanisms that give rise to the ozone layer.

## Nationality

English

## History

- Born: 29 Jan 1888 in Eccles (near Manchester), England
- Died: 16 June 1970 in Boulder, Colorado, USA

## Theorems and Definitions

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