Thirty first British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at University College, London: 4 - 6 April 1979     

The enrolment was 413.    The chairman was C A Rogers and the secretary was C B Thomas.

Minutes of meetings, etc. are available by clicking on a link below

General Meeting Minutes for 1979

Committee Meeting Minutes for 1979

The plenary speakers were:

Bauer, H Korovkin approximation and convexity
Browder, W Topologies of varieties
Roth, K FIrregularities of distribution

The morning speakers were:

Adams, J FFinite H-spaces and algebras over the Steenrod algebra
Blyth, T SSemigroups and lattices
Brown, A LChebyshev sets and approximation theory
Cassels, J W SEmbedding fields in p-adic fields
Chatters, A WNon-commutative rings with chain conditions
Chillingworth, D R JBifurcation and catastrophes
Craw, I GCommutative Banach algebras and the topology of the maximal ideal space
Crossley, J NLogic and the natural numbers
Davies, E BAsymptotic analysis for one-parameter semigroups
Heath-Brown, RDifferences between successive primes
Johnson, D LFinite groups of deficiency zero
Lloyd, KGraphs motivated by chemical mechanisms
Marstrand, J MPacking curves and surfaces in Euclidean space
Mislin, GThe Euler class and group representations
Shiel-Small, TLinear operators in the theory of analytic functions
Walters, PErgodic theory
Willmore, T JMean value theorems in Riemannian manifolds
Wilson, R MThe theory of combinatorial designs