# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Reading: Reading 1993.

The enrolment was 130.

Organisers were A J W Hilton

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

#### The plenary speakers were:

Babai, L | Vertex-symmetric graphs, excluded minors and hyperbolic geometry |

Effros, E G | What is a discrete quantum group? |

Lang, S | Some directions in the classification of algebraic varieties especially with trivial canonical bundle |

#### The morning speakers were:

Burshill-Hall, P | The transfinite in the early 18th century: Fontenelle's infinite algebra |

Chillingworth, D R J | Symmetry in bifurcation and chaos |

Chu, C-H | Arithmetic means of sequences of functions and operators |

Curtis, R T | Symmetric generation of sporadic simple groups |

Erdos, J A | A survey of nest algebras |

Evans, D M | The geometry of algebraic closure |

Haydon, R G | Smooth functions and equivalent norms on Banach space |

Patterson, S J | The Riemann zeta-function |

Rees, S E | Computer recognition of matrix groups |

Rogers, F A | Anticommuting variables and path integrals |

Rowlinson, P | Eigenspaces of graphs |

Sheehan, J | Beyond Euler's theorem |

Timoney, R M | Natural function spaces |

Vaughan-Lee, M R | Bounds in the restricted Burnside problem |

Welsh, D J A | The complexity of polynomials of knots, colourings and codes |