It is with much regret that we report the death of Professor Sir Vaughan Jones, one of our Honorary Fellows.
Mathematics was revolutionised by Sir Vaughan in the early 1980s when he found deep connections between subfactors, analytic objects in the theory of operator algebras and topologi... Read More
Honorary Professor University of Edinburgh and Fellow of Trinity College Cambridge
Those elected to the office of President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) are by any standards, outstanding and distinguished individuals. But even by these elevated standards, Sir Michael Atiyah was truly exceptional.
He wa... Read More