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Frederic Howell Miller

Frederic Howell Miller, American educator. Member American Society Engineering Education (mathematics div. chairman, 1948-1949, director, 1949-1951, council, 1951-1953), Mathematics Association American (governor, 1948-1951), American Mathematics Society.

Background

  • Miller, Frederic Howell was born on June 17, 1903 in New York City. Son of Frederic William and Anna Margaret (Bergheim) Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Cooper Union Institute of Technology, 1926. Master of Science, Cornell, 1927. Doctor of Philosophy., Columbia, 1932.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Lois Ruth (Mistress Reginald Bruce Collier). Instructor in mathematics, Cooper Union, 1927-1929, Columbia, 1929-1932. Assistant professor of mathematics, Cooper Union, 1932-1942, associate professor of mathematics, 1942-1943, professor and head department of mathematics since 1943.

      Examiner mathematics, College Entrance Examination Board, 1949-1951.

    Works

    • Author: Advanced Mathematics for Engineers, 1938. Calculus, 1939, Partial Differential Equations, 1941. College Algebra and Trigonometry, 1945.

      Analytic Geometry and Calculus, 1949.

    Membership

    Member American Society Engineering Education (mathematics div. chairman, 1948-1949, director, 1949-1951, council, 1951-1953), Mathematics Association American (governor, 1948-1951), American Mathematics Society.

    Connections

    • Married Marie Glauser, July 30, 1927.
    • father: Frederic William Miller
    • mother: Anna Margaret (Bergheim) Miller
    • spouse: Marie Glauser
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    Born June 17, 1903
    Died January 11, 1964
    (aged 60)
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