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Thomas James Willmore

mathematics educator

Thomas James Willmore, British mathematics educator. Fellow Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications; member London Mathematics Society (vice president 1977-1979), American Mathematics Society.

Background

Willmore, Thomas James was born on April 16, 1919 in Gillingham, Kent, England. Son of Thomas George and Elizabeth (Blackwell) Willmore.

Education

1 child, Helen Joyce. Bachelor of Science, Kings College, University London, 1939. Master of Science, 1941, Doctor of Philosophy., 1943, Doctor of Science, 1961.

Honorary doctor Open University, England, 1994. Science officer Air Ministry, 1939-1946. Lecturer University Durham, England, 1946-1954, professor mathematics, 1965-1984, emeritus professor, since 1984.

Lecturer, reader University Liverpool, England, 1954-1965.

Career

Officer Air Ministry, 1939-1946. Editor: Global Riemannian Geometry, 1984.

Works

  • Author: Introduction to Differential Geometry, 1959, Harmonic Spaces, 1961, Total Curvature, 1982, Riemannian Geometry, 1993. Editor: Global Riemannian Geometry, 1984.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications. Member London Mathematics Society (vice president 1977-1979), American Mathematics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married Joyce Ellen Miller, October 20, 1940. 1 child, Helen Joyce.

father:
Thomas George Willmore

mother:
Elizabeth (Blackwell) Willmore

spouse:
Joyce Ellen Miller

child:
Helen Joyce Willmore