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Hubert Stanley Wall

Hubert Stanley Wall, American mathematician, educator. Fellow University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1924-1926, assistant, 1926-1927; Member American Mathematics Society.

Background

  • Wall, Hubert Stanley was born on December 2, 1902 in near Rockwell City, Iowa, United States. Son of Samuel H. and Gratia (Wright) Wall.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Cornell College, 1924, Master of Arts, 1924, Honorary Doctor of Science, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1927, postgraduate Institute Advanced Study, 1937-1938.

    Career

    • Fellow University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1924-1926, assistant, 1926-1927. Instructor mathematics Northwestern University, 1927-1930, assistant professor, 1930-1936, associate professor, 1936-1943, professor, 1943-1944. Lecturer Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago, 1944-1945, professor, 1945-1946.

      Professor of University Texas, Austin, 1946-1970, professor emeritus, 1970-1973.

    Works

    • Author: Analytic Theory of Continued Fractions, 1948. Creative Mathematics, 1963. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1924-1926, assistant, 1926-1927. Member American Mathematics Society.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Kate Parker, October 18, 1947.
    • father: Samuel H. Wall
    • mother: Gratia (Wright) Wall
    • spouse: Mary Kate Parker
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    Born December 2, 1902
    Died September 12, 1971
    (aged 68)
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