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Thomas Murray MacRobert (4 April 1884 Dreghorn, Scotland – 1 Nov 1962 Glasgow) was professor of mathematics at the University of Glasgow and introduced the MacRobert E function, a generalization of the generalized hypergeometric series.

References

* Biography of Thomas Murray MacRobert
* O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "Thomas Murray MacRobert", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews, http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/MacRobert.html .
* Rankin, Robert A. (1964), "Thomas Murray MacRobert", Journal of the London Mathematical Society. Second Series 39: 176–182, doi:10.1112/jlms/s1-39.1.176, MR0160703, ISSN 0024-6107