Edmund Frederick ROBERTSON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1943-06-01
Education Madras Coll St Andrews (Tullis Prize, Sir William Robertson Prize, Dux), Univ of St Andrews (Taylor Thompson Bursary, BSc), Univ of Warwick (MSc, PhD)
Books & Publications Publications author of over 140 papers and 25 books incl award-winning History of Mathematics
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Style Prof Edmund Robertson, FRSE
Career Univ of St Andrews: lectr in mathematics 1968-84, sr lectr 1984-95, head Pure Mathematics Div 1988-91 and 2004-07, head Algebra Research Team 1988-2002, prof of mathematics 1995-2008, head Sch of Mathematical and Computational Sciences 1997-2000, chair Groups, Algorithms and Programming (GAP) Cncl 2003-09 (memb 1997-2003 and 2009-), head Sch of Mathematics and Statistics 2000-01, assoc dir Centre for Interdisciplinary Res in Computational Algebra (CIRCA) 2000-08, prof emeritus 2008-; chair Scientific Ctee BMC 2005-08 (memb 2003-05 and 2008-11); memb: EPSRC Mathematics Coll 1997-2000, EPSRC Peer Review Coll 2000-02, 2003-05 and 2006-10, Scottish Mathematical Cncl 1997-2004; ed Proceedings A Royal Soc of Edinburgh 2004-07, ed American Mathematical Soc/London Mathematical Soc History of Mathematics series 2007-11; memb: Edinburgh Mathematical Soc 1969- (memb Ctee 1986-89, memb Policy Advsy Ctee 1996-99 and 2007-10), London Mathematical Soc 1977-, European Mathematical Soc 2000-; Partnership Award (for innovation in mathematics teaching in higher educn) 1992, European Academic Software Award 1994, Undergraduate Computational Engrg and Science Award Dept of Energy USA 1995, Best Mathematics Website Award Scientific American 2002, Exemplary Online Resources Award Merlot 2002, Signum Pro Scientia Absoluta Vera Hungarian Sciences Soc 2008, Comenius Medal of Societas Comeniana Hungarica 2012; chair Madras Tst 2008-10 (vice-chair 1986-2008 and 2010-); govr Morrison's Acad 1999-2007, people's warden All Saints Church 2007-12, tstee St Andrew's Tst 2013-14; Certificate of Excellence Babes-Bolyai Univ Romania 2013; FRSE 1997
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