Termcard for Hilary Term 1984

Tuesday 1st Week:
Dr. Peter M. Neumann (Queen’s) “Did Galois deserve to be shot?”

Tuesday 2nd Week:
Dr. D.O. Tall (Warwick) “Computer Calculus”

Tuesday 3rd Week:
Dr. M.E. Rayner (St. Hilda’s) “Dido’s Problem”

Tuesday 4th Week:
Debate: “This house believes that Mathematics is incompatible with Sanity” [Never took place!]

Tuesday 5th Week:
Dr. J.T. Houghton, CBE, FRS, Director-General of the Met. Office “The Mathematics of Weather Forecasting” Joint meeting with the ODBMA

Tuesday 6th Week:
Dr. B.J. Birch (Brasenose) “Why ‘Fermat’s Last Theorem’ is ‘really’ true”

Tuesday 7th Week:
Dr. R.G. Haydon (Brasenose) Presidential Address: “Taking slices of hypermangoes” [Delayed until Trinity Term 1984]

Tuesday 8th week:
Members’ Evening

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