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Biographical entry Cornish, Edmund Alfred (1909 - 1973)

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Born
7 January 1909
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Died
31 January 1973
Occupation
Mathematician and Statistician

Summary

Edmund Alfred Cornish was Officer-in-Charge, Section of Mathematical Statistics, CSIR/O, Adelaide 1941-1954 and then Chief of the Division of Mathematical Statistics, CSIRO 1954-1973.

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Born 7 January 1909. Died 31 January 1973. Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1954.

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Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Edmund Alfred Cornish - Records, 1937 - 1969, MS 089; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Journal Articles

  • Hannan, E. J., 'Obituary: Edmond Alfred Cornish (1909-1973) [includes list of publications]', Australian Journal of Statistics, vol. 15, no. 3, 1973, pp. 218-220. Details
  • Moran, P. A. P., 'Edmund Alfred Cornish', Records of the Australian Academy of Science, vol. 2, no. 4, 1974, pp. 41-47. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9740240041.htm. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.