# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Bristol: Bristol 1984.

The enrolment was 260.

Organisers were J C Shepherdson

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

#### The plenary speakers were:

Furstenberg, H | Ergodic theory and Diophantine problems |

Rabin, M | The uses of randomisation |

Serre, J-P | Curves over finite fields |

#### The morning speakers were:

Allenby, R B J T | Residual properties of 1-relator groups |

Bingham, N H | Tauberian theorems, old and new |

Dixon, P G | Multiplicative functionals on topological algebras |

Drake, F R | Large cardinals as a measure of the power of assumptions |

Dunwoody, M J | Ends of graphs and groups |

Fowler, D | A new interpretation of early Greek mathematics |

Jackson, W | Cycle coverings of graphs |

Kirby, D | Finite complexes of free modules, multiplicity and Hilbert functions |

Maclachlen, C | Arithmetic Fuchsian groups |

Power, S C | Operators and function theory |

Read, C J | A solution to the invariant subspace problem |

Rees, E G | The topology of algebraic varieties |

Rogers, C A | Set valued maps |

Steiner, R | Equivalences between topology and algebra |

Thompson, E A | Mathematical characterisation of genealogical relationships |