- The Lecturers of the St Andrews Mathematical Colloquium, 1988.
The following gave a series of lectures:
(a) Professor J Bryce McLeod (Pittsburgh).
(b) Professor Samuel J Patterson (Göttingen).
(c) Professor Stephen Smale (Berkeley).
(d) Professor Albert Baernstein (Washington).
Single lectures were delivered by:
(e) Professor John M Howie (St Andrews).
(f) Professor Brian D Sleeman (Dundee).
(e) Professor Henryk Minc (California, Santa Barbara).
(f) David Easdown (Sydney).
There were seminars in algebra, geometry, number theory and analysis.
- From the Edinburgh Mathematical Society General Council Minutes.
There were 73 participants at the 1988 St Andrews Colloquium.
James K Langley was Colloquium Secretary.
- From the St Andrews departmental Annual Report
The department hosted the Edinburgh Mathematical Society St Andrews Colloquium from 13-20 July, 1988 with Drs J K Langley and J J O'Connor serving as colloquium secretaries. Principal speakers were Professor S Smale (Berkeley), Professor S J Patterson (Göttingen) and Dr J B MacLeod (Oxford); Professor A Baernstein (Washington University, St Louis) presented the second series of Copson Memorial Lectures. This international event attracted 65 participants and St Andrews will again be host in 1992.