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Hubert Stanley Wall

mathematician , educator.

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