William Hunter McCrea

Affiliations: 
1936-1944 Mathematics Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom 
 1944-1966 Royal Holloway College, London, Egham, England, United Kingdom 
 1966-1972 University of Sussex, Falmer, England, United Kingdom 
Area:
Theoretical astronomy
Website:
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(1904 - 1999)
DOI: 10.1098/rsbm.2007.0005
http://articles.adsabs.harvard.edu//full/1995QJRAS..36..181M/0000183.000.html He was supervised by R.H.Fowler with advice from Eddington, Kienle (Göttingen), Milne and Stratton
https://www.aip.org/history-programs/niels-bohr-library/oral-histories/4771
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/full/1999BAAS...31.1605M
http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/Mathematicians/McCrea.html
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Arthur Stanley Eddington grad student 1929 Cambridge (MathTree)
Ralph H. Fowler grad student 1929 Cambridge (Physics Tree)
 (Problems Concerning the Outer Layers of the Sun.)
Hans Kienle grad student 1929 Cambridge
Edward Arthur Milne grad student 1929 Cambridge (MathTree)
Frederick John Marrian Stratton grad student 1929 Cambridge
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McCrea WH, Milne EA. (2000) Newtonian Universes and the Curvature of Space General Relativity and Gravitation. 32: 1949-1958
McCrea WH. (1982) The universe in a nutshell Contemporary Physics. 23: 93-94
McCrea WH. (1978) Astronomy and Cosmology Contemporary Physics. 19: 575-577
McCrea WH. (1970) A philosophy for big-bang cosmology. Nature. 228: 21-4
McCrea WH, Whitrow GJ. (1960) The Structure and Evolution of the Universe The Mathematical Gazette. 44: 314
McCrea WH, Milne EA. (1953) Modern Cosmology and the Christian Idea of God The Mathematical Gazette. 37: 137
McCrea WH, Schrodinger E. (1951) Space-Time Structure The Mathematical Gazette. 35: 205
McCrea WH, Whitrow GJ. (1950) The Structure of the Universe The Mathematical Gazette. 34: 148
Mccrea WH. (1942) Introduction to the Theory of Relativity Nature. 150: 359-360
McCrea WH, Eddington A. (1940) The Philosophy of Physical Science The Mathematical Gazette. 24: 60
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