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Peter Guthrie Tait

Peter Guthrie Tait (1831 - 1901)

* 28 April 1831, † 4 July 1901

Peter Guthrie Tait was born on 28 April 1831 in Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland. P G Tait collaborated with Maxwell, Thomson (Lord Kelvin) and Hamilton to make important contributions in both mathematics and physics. He wrote extensively on quaternions and knot theory. Peter Guthrie Tait died on 4 July 1901 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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[6909] O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014

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