British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Aberdeen: Aberdeen 1983.

The enrolment was 220.

Organisers were J R Hubbock


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


The plenary speakers were:

Nirenberg, L Comments on non-linear problems
Quillen, D G Infinite determinants over algebraic curves arising from problems in geometry, differential equations and number theory
Sullivan, D P Conformal dynamical systems: a survey of classical and recent results

The morning speakers were:

Batty, C J K Affine geometry, commutation and unitary equivalence in C*-algebras
Bourguignon, J P Yang-Mills theory: the analytic side
Brown, E H Stable homotopy and spectra
Cook, R J Simultaneous additive equations
Harvey, W J Geometric aspects of the moduli problem for Riemann surfaces
Hodges, W A Games for building algebraic examples
Holt, D F Some applications of computing to group theory
Jameson, G J O Extensions, projections and 2-summing norms
Kendall, W S Stochastic Riemannian geometry
Kosniowski, C Fixed points of group actions on manifolds
Looijenga, E J N Singularities and groups
Ranicki, A A The homotopy theoretic characterization of topological manifolds
Stafford, J T Division rings of enveloping algebras and group rings
Thomassen, C Planar graphs
Toland, J F Some elementary global theory for non-linear elliptic eigenvalue problems
Wood, J C Harmonic maps and their applications
Woodhouse, N M J Symplectic geometry and classical analogies
Young, N J Power transfer and the non-Euclidean geometry of operators