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Iain Thomas Arthur Carpenter Adamson

Iain Thomas Arthur Carpenter Adamson, British mathematics educator. Member Edinburgh Mathematics Society (president 1983-1984), Australian Mathematics Society, London Mathematics Society, American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American.

Background

  • Adamson, Iain Thomas Arthur Carpenter was born on June 17, 1928 in Dundee, Scotland. Son of Alexander and Margaret Marian (Abel) Adamson.

  • Education

    • 1 child, Margaret Hathorn Mary. Bachelor of Science, University St. Andrews, 1949, Master of Science, 1982. A.M., Princeton University, 1950, Doctor of Philosophy., 1952.

    Career

    • Ordained auxiliary minister Church of Scotland, 1986. Lecturer pure mathematics Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1952-1959. Lecturer mathematics Queen's College, University Dundee, 1960-1965, senior lecturer in mathematics, 1965-1993.

      Visiting appointments in mathematics University Western Australia, 1960, 65-66, 72-73, 78.

    Works

    • Author: Introduction to Field Theory, 1964, second edition, 1982. Rings, Modules and Algebras, 1971. Elementary Rings and Modules, 1972.

      Elementary Mathematical Analysis, 1975.

    Membership

    Member Edinburgh Mathematics Society (president 1983-1984), Australian Mathematics Society, London Mathematics Society, American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American.

    Connections

    • Married Robin Andison, August 26, 1967. 1 child, Margaret Hathorn Mary.
    • father: Alexander Adamson
    • mother: Margaret Marian (Abel) Adamson
    • spouse: Robin Andison
    • child: Margaret Hathorn Mary Adamson
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