Person: Hall, Philip


Philip Hall was the main impetus behind the British school of group theory and the growth of group theory to be one of the major mathematical topics of the 20th Century was largely due to him.

Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):

Born 11 April 1904, Hampstead, London, England. Died 30 December 1982, Cambridge, England.

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Algebra, Group Theory, Origin England, Physics, Puzzles And Problems

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