Person: Brodetsky, Selig


Selig Brodetsky was educated at Cambridge and Leipzig. He became a lecturer at Bristol and later lecturer and professor at Leeds. He worked on fluid flow with particular emphasis on aerodynamics. He was President of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem for a short time.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 10 February 1888, Olviopol (near Odessa), Ukraine. Died 18 May 1954, London, England.

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Applied Maths, Origin Ukraine

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  1. O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive