Author Archives: Peter Cameron

About Peter Cameron

I count all the things that need to be counted.

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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Programme for Old Codgers meeting

The Old Codgers combinatorics meeting this year takes place at the University of Reading on 2 November 2016, organised as usual by Anthony Hilton. The first talk is at 11.00, with coffee available from 10.30. The programme is available here.

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BCC and FPSAC

Note that the British Combinatorial Conference in Strathclyde and the Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics conference at Queen Mary, London, are in consecutive weeks in July next year: all the more reason for coming to Britain! And if you … Continue reading

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