Author Archives: Peter Cameron

About Peter Cameron

I count all the things that need to be counted.

BCC27 speakers

We are pleased to announce the list of confirmed speakers for BCC27 in Birmingham: Penny Haxell (Waterloo) Michael Krivelevich (Tel Aviv) Dan Král’ (Warwick) Kristin Lauter (Microsoft Research and University of Washington) Hendrik van Maldeghem (Ghent) Iain Moffatt (RHUL) Igor … Continue reading

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BCC27 in Birmingham

The Committee is delighted to announce that the 27th British Combinatorial Conference will be held at the University of Birmingham from 29 July to 2 August 2019. The organisers are Allan Lo, Richard Mycroft, Guillem Perarnau and Andrew Treglown. Please … Continue reading

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BCC26, Strathclyde

A gentle reminder that the registration fee for BCC26 will increase to the late fee at the end of this month; so please hurry! The conference web page is here. On a personal note, let me add that the last … Continue reading

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Summer school on finite geometry

James Hirschfeld and Fatma Karaoglu are running a summer school on finite geometry at the Universty of Sussex from 26 to 30 June 2017. The school will include four sequences of lectures as follows: Joseph Thas, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium: … Continue reading

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Scottish Combinatorics Meeting

The speakers for the Scottish Combinatorics Meeting in St Andrews on 24-25 April 2017 have been announced. They are: Rosemary Bailey (St Andrews) David Bevan (Strathclyde) Simon Blackburn (Royal Holloway, University of London) Robert Brignall (The Open University) Anders Claesson … Continue reading

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Anne Penfold Street

Anne Penfold Street died this week. Anne arrived at the University of Queensland as a lecturer while I was a student there. She taught me measure theory; a feature of her well-organised lectures was that all results were numbered in … Continue reading

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A conference that might interest you

On 24–27 July 2017, in the beautiful city of Lisbon, there will be a conference entitled “All kinds of mathematics remind me of you”. The editor of the BCC conference listings will suppress his natural modesty and mention that this … Continue reading

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