#53488 Overall Influence

Duncan Sommerville

Scottish mathematician


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Prof Duncan MacLaren Young Sommerville was a Scottish mathematician and astronomer. He compiled a bibliography on non-Euclidean geometry and also wrote a leading textbook in that field. He also wrote Introduction to the Geometry of N Dimensions, advancing the study of polytopes. He was a co-founder and the first secretary of the New Zealand Astronomical Society.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Victoria University of Wellington

Public university in New Zealand

University of St Andrews

University in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland

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How’s this person influential?
#2356 World Rank
#10706 World Rank