Fifty nineth British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Swansea: 16 - 19 April 2007     

The enrolment was 288.    The chairman was N Jacob and the secretary was F Clarke.

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

General Meeting Minutes for 2007

Scientific Committee Meeting: April 2007

Scientific Committee meeting: September 2007

A report on BMC 2007

The plenary speakers were:

Cao, H-D Ricci flow and geometrization of three-manifolds
Connes, A Recent developments on non-commutative geometry
McKean, H Camassa-Holm: a 1-dimensional caricature of Euler's equation
Stroock, D A cautionary tale about the loss of the minimum principle

The morning speakers were:

Bergstra, J On meadows and fields
Calderbank, D Extremal Kähler metrics, conjectures and examples
Leader, I B Euclidean Ramsey theory
Leinster T New perspectives on the Euker characteristic
Marklov, J The Boltzmann-Grad limit of the periodic Lorentz gas and the distribution of visible lattice points
Morters, P Localisation of mass in random media
Qian, Z On strong solutions of the 3D-Navier-Stokes equations
Rathjen, M Theories and ordinals
Singer, M Special metrics in Kähler geometry
Sobolev, A Qualatitive and quantitative perturbation theory for periodic operators
Vassiliev, D Teleparallelism: difficult word but simple way of reinterpreting the Dirac equation
Wendland, K From dualities to geometry

Other lectures 
Grattan-Guiness, IEuler tercentenary lecture: on Euler's influence
Series, CIndra's pearls: geometry and symmetry

Special session: Algebraic topology 
Morton, H RMutants with extra symmetry
Satukurunath, RAn algorithmic approach to Dold-Puppe complexes
Schwede, S
Stacey, AAlgebraic objects inalgebraic topology
Theriault, S

Special session: Harmonic analysis 
Beckner, WEmbedding, potentials, symmetry -- applications of harmonic analysis on Lie groups
Erdogan, M BDispersive estimates for Shrödinger equations with large magnetic potentials
Katz, NDirectional maximal operators
Korner, TRandom thoughts of an idle fellow
Vargas, ABilinear restriction theorems and applications to dispersive equations
Wisewell, LPolygons with holes and tube measure