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Chapman, Sydney

Gregory A. Good.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Geophysics; Mathematics. 1175 words.

Chapman, Sydney (29 January 1888–16 June 1970), geophysicist and applied mathematician, was born in Eccles, Lancashire, near Manchester, England, the son of Joseph Chapman, chief cashier of...

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Chapman, Sydney (1888–1970), mathematician and geophysicist

T. G. Cowling.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; Geophysics. 1817 words.

Chapman, Sydney (1888–1970), mathematician and geophysicist, was born on 29 January 1888 in Eccles, Lancashire, the second son of Joseph Chapman, chief cashier at Rylands, a Manchester...

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Darwin, Sir George Howard (1845–1912), mathematician and geophysicist

David Kushner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; Geophysics. 2571 words.

Darwin, Sir George Howard (1845–1912), mathematician and geophysicist, was born on 9 July 1845 at Down House, Downe, Kent, the fifth child (the third of seven to survive childhood) of...

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Forbush, Scott Ellsworth

Gregory A. Good.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Geophysics; Mathematics. 1143 words.

Forbush, Scott Ellsworth (10 April 1904–04 April 1984), geophysicist and mathematician, was born near Hudson, Ohio, the son of E. A. Forbush, a farmer, and Grace (maiden name unknown), a...

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Love, Augustus Edward Hough (1863–1940), mathematician and geophysicist

E. A. Milne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; Geophysics. 720 words.

Love, Augustus Edward Hough (1863–1940), mathematician and geophysicist, was born on 17 April 1863 at Weston-super-Mare, the second son of John Henry Love, surgeon, and his wife, Emily...

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