Forty sixth British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Cardiff: 28 - 31 March 1994     

The enrolment was 180.    The chairman was C Hooley and the secretary was F T Brawn.

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

General Meeting Minutes for 1994

Sub-Committee Meeting Minutes for 1994

Scientific Committee Meeting Minutes for 1994

The plenary speakers were:

Askey, R The q-series of L J Rogers as seen in 1894 and 1994
Montgomery, H L Speculations concerning the zeros of the Riemann zeta function
Valiant, L Some fundamental definitions from Computer Science

The morning speakers were:

Carter, S Turning manifolds inside out
Deshouillers, J-MSome aspects of the structure theory of set addition
Dunwoody, M JFolding sequences for inaccessible groups
Edmunds, D E Limiting embeddings
Evans, D E Amenable operator algebras
Falconer, K J Probabilistic methods in fractal geometry
Gruenberg, K WLocal Galois structure via group extensions
Hodges, W A Recovering a structure from its automorphism group
Holt, D FComputation in finitely presented groups
Jordan, D Skew polynomial rings from Hilbert to quantum groups
Lance, E C Compact quantum groups
Lloyd, N G Hilbert's 16th problem: limit cycles and centres
Piper, F C Some cryptographic applications of mathematics
Rees, E G Morse theory, applications and generalisations
Scholl, A J Elliptic curves, modular forms and Diophantine problems
Series, C M Circles in limit sets of Kleinian groups
Smithies, F Cauchy's early work on complex function theory
Twomey, J BTangential limits for analytic and univalent functions
Williams, D Random walks on random sets

Special session: Number theory  Organiser: M N Huxley
Deshouillers, J MSome aspects of the structure theory of set addition
Hall, R RMean values of complex multiplicative functions
Harman, GThe difference between consecutive primes
Odoni, R W KAsymptotic expansions of sums involving Grössencharactere

Special session: Group theory  Organiser: J Wiegold
Dunwoody, M JFolding sequences for inaccessible groups
Gruenberg, K WLocal Galois structures via group extensions
Holt, D FComputation in finitely presented groups