Nigel Kalton in Oberwolfach, 2004
June 20, 1946|
Bromley, Kent, England
|Died||August 31, 2010
|Institutions||University College of Swansea, University of Missouri|
|Alma mater||Cambridge University|
|Doctoral advisor||D.J.H. Garling|
Kalton was educated at Dulwich College, where he excelled at both mathematics and chess. After studying mathematics at Trinity College, Cambridge he received his PhD, which was awarded the Rayleigh Prize for research excellence, from Cambridge University in 1970. He then held positions at Lehigh University in Pennsylvania, Warwick, Swansea, University of Illinois, and Michigan State University, before becoming full professor at the University of Missouri, Columbia, in 1979.
- Kalton, N. J.; Peck, N. T.; Roberts, James W. (1984). An F-space sampler. Lecture Note Series 89. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-27585-7. MR 0808777.
- Albiac, Fernando; Kalton, Nigel J. (2006). Topics in Banach space theory. Graduate Texts in Mathematics 233. New York: Springer. ISBN 978-0-387-28141-4. MR 2192298.