News | Published:

Societies and Academies

    Subjects

    Abstract

    LONDON.

    Mathematical Society, January 10.—Major Macmahon, R. A., F.R.S., President, in the chair. The Chairman gave a short obituary sketch of Mr. A. Cowper Ranyard, in the course of which he pointed out that that gentleman had only been a protem, secretary with the late Mr. G. C. De Morgan.—The secretaries elected at the first meeting of the Society, January 16, 1865, were Messrs. H. Cozens Hardy and H. M. Bompas. Mr. Hardy resigned at the second meeting (February 20), and Mr. W. Jardine was elected in his room.—The following communications were made:—Note on the expansion of functions, by Mr. Edward T. Dixon.

    Rights and permissions

    To obtain permission to re-use content from this article visit RightsLink.

    About this article

    Comments

    By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.