From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Edwin Bidwell Wilson (April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath. He was the sole protégé of Yale 's physicist Josiah Willard Gibbs and was mentor to MIT economist Paul Samuelson.

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**Edwin Bidwell Wilson**(April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath. He was the sole protégé of Yale 's physicist Josiah Willard Gibbs and was mentor to MIT economist Paul Samuelson.- Life
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**Wilson**received his AB from Harvard College in 1899 and his PhD from Yale Universityin 1901, working under Gibbs.**Wilson**compiled the textbook Vector Analysis, based on Gibbs' lectures, as Gibbs was at the time busy preparing his book on thermodynamics.**Wilson**gave a plenary address at the International Congress of Mathematicians in 1904 in Heidelbergand in 1924 in Toronto. In 1924 he was elected as a Fellow of the American Statistical Association. In**Wilson**(1927) he introduced the**Wilson**score interval, a binomial proportion confidence interval, and also derived the "plus four rule", which uses a pseudocount of two (add two to both your count of successes and failures, so four total) for estimating the probability of a Bernoulli variable with a confidence intervalof two standard deviations in each direction (approximately 95% coverage).1901: Vector Analysis1904: "The Foundations of Mathematics", Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society 11(2):74–93, a review of The Principles of Mathematics by Bertrand Russell1912: (with Gilbert N. Lewis) "The Space-time Manifold of Relativity. The Non-Euclidean Geometry of Mechanics and Electromagnetics", Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences48:387–5071912: Advanced Calculus via Internet ArchiveJerome Hunsaker and Saunders MacLane (1973) Biographical Memoirs v. 43, pp. 285–320, National Academy of Sciencesof USA.O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Edwin Bidwell Wilson", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.Edwin Bidwell Wilson at the Mathematics Genealogy ProjectEdwin Bidwell Wilson correspondence, 1940-1945 (inclusive), 1942-1945 (bulk). H MS c364. Harvard Medical Library, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Mass.

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**Edwin Wilson**, a retired United States Air Force general.**Edwin****Bidwell****Wilson**(1879–1964), American mathematician.**Edwin**H.**Wilson**(1898–1993), American Unitarian and humanist leader.**Edwin**P.**Wilson**(1928–2012), American intelligence official and CIA officer.**Edwin Wilson**(academic) (born 1923), Provost Emeritus, Wake Forest University.**Edwin Bidwell Wilson**(Hartford, 25**de**abril**de**1879 — Brookline (Massachusetts), 28 de dezembro de 1964) foi um matemático e polímata estadunidense. Foi palestrante convidado do Congresso Internacional de Matemáticos em Heidelberg (1904: On Products in Additive Fields) e em Toronto (1924).- 28 de dezembro de 1964 (85 anos), Brookline (Massachusetts)
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**Edwin Bidwell Wilson**(April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath. He was the sole protégé of Yale's physicist Josiah Willard Gibbs and was mentor to MIT economist Paul Samuelson.**Talk:Edwin Bidwell Wilson**. This article is within the scope of WikiProject Biography, a collaborative effort to create, develop and organize**Wikipedia**'s articles about people. All interested editors are invited to join the project and contribute to the discussion. For instructions on how to use this banner, please refer to the documentation.from

**Wikipedia,**the**free encyclopedia Edwin Bidwell Wilson**(born April 25, 1879 in Hartford , Connecticut , † December 28, 1964 in Brookline , Massachusetts ) was an American mathematician and polymath .**Edwin**Graves**Wilson**(born February 1, 1923) is a professor at Wake Forest University. His professional academic and administrative tenure at Wake Forest spanned from 1951 until his retirement in 1993. He is referred to affectionately by members of the Wake Forest community as "Mr. Wake Forest." He is a 1943 graduate of Wake Forest with a ...From

**Wikipedia**, the**free**encyclopedia**Edwin****Bidwell****Wilson**(April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath. He was the sole protégé of Yale 's physicist Josiah Willard Gibbs and was mentor to MIT economist Paul Samuelson.Dec 28, 2018 ·

**Edwin Bidwell Wilson**(April 25, 1879 – December 28, 1964) was an American mathematician and polymath. [1] He was the sole protégé of Yale's physicist Josiah Willard Gibbs and was mentor to MIT economist Paul Samuelson.

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