# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Sussex: Sussex 1974.

The enrolment was 482.

Organisers were W Ledermann

### Minutes of meetings, etc. are available at the links below

#### The plenary speakers were:

Bass, H | A brief history of algebraic K-theory |

Brieskorn, E | Topology of singularities and related topics |

Stampacchia, G | Various applications of the theory of variational inequalities |

#### The morning speakers were:

Beineke, L W | Graphs on surfaces, colourings, coverings and crossings |

Binmore, K G | Functional analytic applications in classical analysis |

Diamond, H G | Iterative methods in sieve theory |

Douglas, R | Compact perturbations, extensions of C*-algebras and K-homology |

Eggleston, H G | Slightly more general convexity theory |

Ellis, A J | Some applications of convexity theory |

Epstein, D B A | Natural tensors in Riemannian manifolds |

Griffiths, H B | Is there any mathematics in Mathematical Education? |

Gruenberg, K W | Some properties of the symmetric group of degree three |

Irwin, M C | Smooth dynamical systems |

Powell, M B | Placing' theorems for finite groups and some applications thereof |

Priddy, S B | Derived functors of the symmetric algebra |

Ray, N | Do topologists need coherence? |

Rees, D | Generators of ideals and modules |

Robson, J C | Some rings of differential polynomials |

Scott, D S | Sheaves and logic |

Vaughan, R C | Recent work in additive prime number theory |

Wright, J D M | Functional analysis for the practical man |