People associated with the University of Manchester
This is a list of University of Manchester people. Many famous or notable people have worked or studied at the Victoria University of Manchester and the University of Manchester Institute of Science a...
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The American Dream Is A Myth, Says Nobel-Prize Winner Joseph Stiglitz
It has become increasingly difficult for Americans to climb the economic ladder, says Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel-prize winning economist. The U.S. has one of the highest levels of income inequality amon...
School of Computer Science, University of Manchester
The School of Computer Science at the University of Manchester is the longest established school of Computer Science in the United Kingdom and one of the largest. It is located in the Kilburn building...
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School of Mathematics, University of Manchester
The School of Mathematics at the University of Manchester is one of the largest mathematics departments in the United Kingdom, with around 80 academic staff and an undergraduate intake of roughly 400 ...
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Erdős–Rényi model
In graph theory, the Erdős–Rényi model is either of two closely related models for generating random graphs. They are named after Paul Erdős and Alfréd Rényi, who first introduced one of the two mode...
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The American Dream Is A Myth, Says Nobel-Prize Winner Joseph Stiglitz
It has become increasingly difficult for Americans to climb the economic ladder, says Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel-prize winning economist. The U.S. has one of the highest levels of income inequality amon...
Zero-sum problem
In number theory, zero-sum problems are a certain class of combinatorial questions. In general, a finite abelian group G is considered. The zero-sum problem for the integer n is the following: Find th...
Erik Swyngedouw
Erik Achille Marie Swyngedouw ([ˈeːrɪk ˈswɪnʝədɔuw]) (born 30 July 1956) is professor of geography at the University of Manchester in the School of Environment and Development.
Born in Flemish-spe...
Marilyn Strathern
Dame Ann Marilyn Strathern (née Evans; born 6 March 1941) is a British anthropologist, who has worked largely with the natives of Papua New Guinea and dealt with issues in the UK of reproductive techn...
L.J.F. Brimble
Lionel John "Jack" Farnham Brimble (16 January 1904 in Radstock, Somerset – 15 November 1965 in London) was a botanist, author, Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and editor of Nature maga...
William Burley Lockwood
William Burley Lockwood (13 April 1917 - 30 April 2012) was a Professor of Germanic and Indo-European Philology at the University of Reading from 1968 until his retirement in 1982.
After leaving s...
Ian Livingston
Ian Paul Livingston, Baron Livingston of Parkhead (born 28 July 1964), is a Scottish businessman who was formerly chief executive of BT Group. A Conservative member of the House of Lords, he currently...
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John Kerr (Royal Navy officer)
Admiral Sir John Beverley Kerr GCB, DL, (born 27 October 1937) is a retired admiral in the Royal Navy.
During his naval career Kerr commanded a frigate, a guided missile destroyer and an aircraft...
Roy Chadwick
Roy Chadwick, CBE, FRAeS (30 April 1893 – 23 August 1947) was an aircraft designer for the Avro Company. Born at Marsh Hall Farm, Farnworth, Bolton Lancashire but since 1974 Farnworth is part o...
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Max Gluckman
(Herman) Max Gluckman (26 January 1911 – 13 April 1975) was a South African and British social anthropologist. He is best known as the founder of the Manchester School of anthropology.
Gluck...
David Young (bishop)
David Nigel de Lorentz Young CBE (2 September 1931 – 10 August 2008) was the last Bishop of Ripon before the diocese became Ripon and Leeds. At his appointment at the age of 46 he was the youngest dio...
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Brian Flowers, Baron Flowers
Brian Hilton Flowers, Baron Flowers FRS (13 September 1924 – 25 June 2010) was a British physicist, academican and public servant.
The son of Reverend Harold Joseph Flowers and Mrs Marian Flowers,...
Simon Johnson (economist)
Simon H. Johnson (born January 16, 1963) is a British American economist. He is the Ronald A. Kurtz Professor of Entrepreneurship at the MIT Sloan School of Management and a senior fellow at the Peter...
William Hanson
William Hanson is an etiquette consultant, social commentator and broadcaster, based in Manchester and who has been hailed by Sky News as 'the UK's leading consultant in etiquette & protocol' He r...
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Richard Copley Christie
Richard Copley Christie (22 July 1830 – 9 January 1901) was an English lawyer, University teacher, philanthropist and bibliophile.He was born at Lenton in Nottinghamshire, the son of a mill owner. He ...
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John Walter Guerrier Lund
John Walter Guerrier Lund CBE FRS (27 November 1912 - March 21, 2015) was an English phycologist.
Lund was born in 1912 and was educated at Sedbergh School. He studied for his BSc and MSc at the U...
John Clive Ward
John Clive Ward (1 August 1924 – 6 May 2000) was a British-Australian physicist. His most famous creation was the Ward–Takahashi identity, originally known as "Ward Identity" (or "Ward Identities"). T...
Tom Bloxham
Thomas Paul Richard "Tom" Bloxham MBE (born 20 December 1963) is a British property developer, founder of urban renewal property development company Urban Splash and member of the judging panel for RI...
Douglas Black (physician)
Sir Douglas Andrew Kilgour Black, (1913–2002) was a Scottish physician and medical scientist who played a key role in the development of the National Health Service. He conducted research in the field...