Deane Montgomery

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Mathematics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 09-02-1909

Died: 03-15-1992

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

MONTGOMERY, DEANE:  Appointed for studies of the action of topological transformation groups on various types of spaces, particularly on Euclidean spaces and manifolds; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1941.

Born September 2, 1909, Weaver, Minnesota.  Education:  Hamline University, B.A., 1929; University of Iowa, M.S., 1930, Ph.D., 1933; Harvard University, 1933–34; Institute for Advanced Study and Princeton University, 1934–35. National Research Council Fellow, 1933–35.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 1935–38, Associate Professor, 1938—, Smith College.

Publications:  Articles in Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, American Journal of Mathematics, Fundamenta Mathematicae, Duke Mathematical Journal, Annals of Mathematics.

AWARDS WON

National Academy of Sciences , 1955