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Combinatorics at Strathclyde, 2

Below the line is a petition in support of the Combinatorics group at the University of Strathclyde. Below that are instructions for supporting this petition. Time is short, and we have not been able to organise a more sophisticated method … Continue reading

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Combinatorics at Strathclyde

This is copied from my blog, but the issue is of interest to all discrete mathematicians in Britain and elsewhere, so I am copying it here – Peter Cameron. Two years ago, we enjoyed a successful British Combinatorial Conference at … Continue reading

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CanaDAM prize

Elsevier Mathematics is proud to announce starting in 2019, a prize for the best student paper, which will be awarded at the Canadian Discrete and Algorithmic Mathematics meeting. It comprises of a cash prize of US$3000 plus US$500 voucher to … Continue reading

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David P. Robbins prize

The American Mathematical Society has called for nominations for the David P. Robbins prize. The description reads: The Robbins Prize is for a paper with the following characteristics: it shall report on novel research in algebra, combinatorics or discrete mathematics … 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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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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