Sir Peter Swinnerton-Dyer, 16th Bart. KBE FRS

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Sir Henry Peter Francis Swinnerton-Dyer, 16th Bart. KBE FRS

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Birthplace: Castle Ward RD, Northumberland, England
Death: December 26, 2018 (91)
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Son of Sir Leonard Schroeder Swinnerton-Dyer, 15th Bart. and Barbara Winifred Swinnerton-Dyer
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About Sir Peter Swinnerton-Dyer, 16th Bart. KBE FRS

Sir Henry Peter Francis Swinnerton-Dyer, 16th Baronet KBE FRS (2 August 1927 – 26 December 2018) was an English mathematician specialising in number theory at University of Cambridge. As a mathematician he was best known for his part in the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture relating algebraic properties of elliptic curves to special values of L-functions, which was developed with Bryan Birch during the first half of the 1960s with the help of machine computation, and for his work on the Titan operating system.

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Sir Peter Swinnerton-Dyer, 16th Bart. KBE FRS's Timeline

1927
August 2, 1927
Northumberland, England
2018
December 26, 2018
Age 91