Twenty fourth British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Glasgow: 5 - 7 April 1972     

The enrolment was 481.    The chairman was R A Rankin and the secretary was I Anderson.

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

General Meeting Minutes for 1972

Committee Meeting Minutes for 1972

The plenary speakers were:

Ferrand, M O J L Quasi-conformal mappings of manifolds and generalisations
Myhill, J The formalisation of constructive mathematics
Springer, T A Jordan algebras and algebraic groups

The morning speakers were:

Armitage, J VParity questions in number theory and algebraic geometry
Armstrong, M ATopological and piecewise linear manifolds
Clunie, J GPolynomials
Davie, A MBanach algebras of functions
Eells, JHarmonic maps of Riemannian manifolds
Gandy, R ORecent work in proof theory
Goldie, A WSome infinite dimensional algebras
Hooley, CThe intervals between numbers which are the sums of two squares
Hughes, D RFree planes and related topics
Kingman, J F CSome achievements of stochastic analysis
Larman, D GProgress and problems in convexity
Maunder, C R FHomology manifolds
Munn, W DInverse semigroups
Rees, E GEmbeddings of manifolds
Reid, G AUltrafilters in analysis
Robertson, S AFoliations of smooth manifolds
Solomon, LCharacters of Weyl groups and finite Chevalley groups
Stonehewer, S ESubinvariance and related topics in group theory