Person: Augustus, De Morgan


Augustus De Morgan became the first professor of mathematics at University College London and made important contributions to English mathematics.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 27 June 1806, Madura, Madras Presidency, India (now Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India). Died 18 March 1871, London, England.

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Ancient Greek, Geometry, Origin India, Number Theory, Puzzles And Problems, Special Numbers And Numerals, Topology

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