Edmund F. Robertson
|Edmund Frederick Robertson|
1 June 1943 (age 73)|
St Andrews, Scotland
He is one of the creators of the noted MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive along with John J. O'Connor. He has written over one hundred research articles, mainly in the theory of groups and semigroups. He is the author or co-author of seventeen textbooks.
In 1998 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE).
In 2015 he received together with his colleague O'Connor the Hirst prize of the London Mathematical Society for his work on the MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive.
- Current Fellows. Royal Society of Edinburgh. Accessed November 8, 2008.
- Colm Mulcahy: MacTutor History of Mathematics website creators honoured by LMS. The Aperiodical, 19. Juli 2015