Royal Holloway, University of London Department of Mathematics
Pure Mathematics Seminars Autumn 2002


1st October
Ki Hyoung Ko KAIST, Korea; visiting Royal Holloway
Braid groups and cryptography
8th October
Rosemary Bailey Queen Mary
Association schemes and their products
15th October
Tom Ward University of East Anglia
Mixing and diophantine problems
22nd October
Simon Blackburn Royal Holloway
IPP codes
5th November
Glyn Harman Royal Holloway
The greatest prime factor of p-1
12th November
Chris Norman Royal Holloway
Jordan bases for tensor products and related matrices over finite fields
19th November
Alan Lauder Oxford
Equations over finite fields
26th November
Martin Bridson Imperial
Unsolvable problems lurking in benign groups
3rd December
Anders Yeo Royal Holloway
Using a probabilistic approach to prove vertex-pancyclicity in regular 4-partite tournaments
10th December
No Seminar! (Seminar cancelled)

This page lists this term's Pure Mathematics Seminars. All are welcome. All seminars will take place in the McCrea Building, Room 219, at 4.00pm. Tea is served before the seminar at 3.30 in Room 237 of the McCrea Building.

The college is on the A30 about a mile south-west of Egham. The nearest station is Egham on the Waterloo--Reading line; see Railtrack for timetable information. Buses from the top of Station Road (Nos 41, 43, 441 and 500) stop at the College. See the College web page for maps and more detailed directions.

Previous seminar programmes are still on the web.

Any comments or questions about this page or the seminar? Email Simon Blackburn