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Albert Edward Green. 11 November 1912 — 12 August 1999

P. Chadwick

Elected F.R.S. 1958


Albert Green was one of the most distinguished British applied mathematicians of the twentieth century. His intellectual energy and passion for research were unwavering in a career extending over 63 years. His published work covers a very wide field and includes important contributions to the theoretical mechanics of solids and fluids and the general theory of continuous media.