# Edward Charles Titchmarsh

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Born |
Edward Charles Titchmarch 1 June 1899 Newbury, Berkshire, England |

Died |
18 January 1963 Oxford, Oxfordshire, England | (aged 63)

Nationality | British |

Alma mater | Balliol College, Oxford |

Known for |
Brun–Titchmarsh theorem Titchmarsh convolution theorem Titchmarsh theorem (on the Hilbert transform) Titchmarsh–Kodaira formula |

Awards |
De Morgan Medal (1953) Sylvester Medal (1955) Senior Berwick Prize (1956) Fellow of the Royal Society ^{[1]} |

Scientific career | |

Institutions | University of Oxford |

Academic advisors |
G. H. Hardy^{[2]} |

Doctoral students |
Lionel Cooper John Bryce McLeod William Desmond Evans ^{[2]} |

**Edward Charles "Ted" Titchmarsh** (June 1, 1899 – January 18, 1963) was a leading British mathematician.^{[1]}^{[2]}^{[3]}

## Education

Titchmarsh was educated at King Edward VII School (Sheffield) and Balliol College, Oxford, where he began his studies in October 1917.

## Career

Titchmarsh was known for work in analytic number theory, Fourier analysis and other parts of mathematical analysis. He wrote several classic books in these areas; his book on the Riemann zeta-function was reissued in an edition edited by Roger Heath-Brown.

Titchmarsh was Savilian Professor of Geometry at the University of Oxford from 1932 to 1963.

## Publications

*The Zeta-Function of Riemann*(1930);*Introduction to the Theory of Fourier Integrals*(1937) 2nd. edition (1948);*The Theory of Functions*(1932) 2nd. edition(1939);*Mathematics for the General Reader*(1948);*The Theory of the Riemann Zeta-Function*(1951);*Eigenfunction Expansions Associated with Second-order Differential Equations. Part I*(1946) 2nd. edition (1962);*Eigenfunction Expansions Associated with Second-order Differential Equations. Part II*(1958);

## Awards

- Fellow of the Royal Society, 1931
^{[1]} - De Morgan Medal, 1953
- Sylvester Medal, 1955
- Berwick Prize winner, 1956

## References

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