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Philip J. Davis

American mathematician

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Philip J. Davis was an American academic applied mathematician.Davis was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. He was known for his work in numerical analysis and approximation theory, as well as his investigations in the history and philosophy of mathematics. He earned his degrees in mathematics from Harvard University , and his final position was Professor Emeritus at the Division of Applied Mathematics at Brown University.

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Brown University

University in Providence, Rhode Island

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of Otago Dunedin School of Medicine

Medical school in New Zealand

University of Saskatchewan

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University of Alberta

Public research university in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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