The first of these was held 3 August to 13 August, 1926. |

Under the auspices of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society, a Mathematical Colloquium will be held in St Andrews from 3rd August to 13th August, 1926.

The following courses of lectures have been arranged:

*The Significance of Dynamics for Scientific Thought*, by George D Birkhoff, Ph.D.*Recent Developments in Algebraic Geometry*, by H W Richmond, LL.D., F.R.S.*Recent Developments in Applied Mathematics*(*Gravitation*), by S Brodetsky, D.Sc.*The History of Mathematics in Scotland*, by G A Gibson, M.A., LL.D., F.R.S.E.*An Introduction to the Invariant Theory*, by H W Turnbull, M.A., F.R.S.E.- Informal Talks will, it is expected, be given by Professor E T Whittaker, F.R.S., and others.

For further information apply to E T Copson, M.A., The University, Edinburgh.

JOC/EFR February 2008

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