G. I. Taylor

1886 - 1975

G. I. Taylor

Sir Geoffrey Ingram Taylor OM FRS HFRSE (7 March 1886 – 27 June 1975) was a British physicist and mathematician, and a major figure in fluid dynamics and wave theory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of G. I. Taylor has received more than 110,950 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 611th most popular mathematician.

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  • 45.93

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among mathematicians, G. I. Taylor ranks 611 out of 746Before him are Ennio de Giorgi, Harold Hotelling, Douglas Hartree, Paul Gordan, Mikio Sato, and Friedrich Waismann. After him are William Brouncker, 2nd Viscount Brouncker, Robert Axelrod, Edmond Laguerre, Mikhail Lavrentyev, Cesare Arzelà, and Efim Zelmanov.

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Among people born in 1886, G. I. Taylor ranks 159Before him are Johnny Hayes, Arthur Russell, Boris Eikhenbaum, Aleksei Kruchyonykh, Willis H. O'Brien, and Urho Castrén. After him are Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke, Mihri Müşfik Hanım, Pranas Dovydaitis, Eugene Burton Ely, Frank Irons, and Ricardo Güiraldes. Among people deceased in 1975, G. I. Taylor ranks 138Before him are Dave Alexander, Gary Thain, Moe Howard, Arthur Bliss, Alexander Pavlovich Vinogradov, and Larry Fine. After him are Edmundo Piaggio, W. V. D. Hodge, William D. Coolidge, Victor Marijnen, Rod Serling, and Charles Journet.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, G. I. Taylor ranks 2,804 out of 5,347Before him are Edward Woodward (1930), Herbert Lawford (1851), Jim Sturgess (1978), Siân Phillips (1933), Dave Charlton (1936), and Glen Matlock (1956). After him are Cynegils (575), Trevor Pinnock (1946), Karen Gillan (1987), Kiki Dee (1947), Geraint Thomas (1986), and Ronald Lacey (1935).

Among MATHEMATICIANS In United Kingdom

Among mathematicians born in United Kingdom, G. I. Taylor ranks 65Before him are Harold Scott MacDonald Coxeter (1907), William Burnside (1852), William Shanks (null), Thomas Henderson (1798), William Whiston (1667), and Douglas Hartree (1897). After him are W. V. D. Hodge (1903), Lewis Fry Richardson (1881), Benjamin Robins (1707), Horace Lamb (1849), David Cox (1924), and Richard Taylor (1962).

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