Copson, Edward Thomas
- Ian N. Sneddon
Copson, Edward Thomas (1901–1980), mathematician, was born on 21 August 1901 at 46 Northumberland Road, Coventry, the elder son of Thomas Charles Copson, motor engineer, and Emily Read. He was educated at King Henry VIII School, Coventry, and St John's College, Oxford, where he gained a double first in mathematics and graduated BA in 1922. He was a lecturer at the ...