General Meeting of the Society

Courtyard Suite, BMA House, Tavistock Square, London (Nearest tube stops: Euston, Euston Square and Kings Cross St. Pancras)
Meeting Date: 
Friday, 30 June, 2017 - 16
Sheehan Olver (Imperial), Gwyneth Stallard (Open University)

Programme for the General Society Meeting.

15.30 Opening of the meeting and LMS business (open to all):

  • Election of the LMS Honorary Members in 2017
  • Announcement of the 2017 LMS Prize winners
  • Agenda and Papers

Sheehan Olver (Imperial) 

The Sokhotski–Plemelj theorem, singular integrals, and solving PDEs

16.45 Tea/Coffee

17.15 Gwyneth Stallard (Open University)

Complex analysis and complex dynamics: fruitful interactions

18.15 Close of Meeting

The meeting will be followed by a reception at De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square, WC1B 4HS. 

Places are free and tea/coffee, wine and canapés will be provided.

Register for your place at the Society Meeting

There will also be a Society Dinner held at the Blue Door Bistro, Montague Hotel at 7.30 pm.  Tickets for the Society Dinner are £35.00 per person (payable in advance by cheque to "London Mathematical Society".  Please send cheques to LMS Society Dinner, c/o Elizabeth Fisher, LMS, De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square, London, WC1B 4HS).

Registration for the Society Dinner: To sign up for the Society Dinner, please email Elizabeth Fisher ( by 27 June 2017. If you have any special requirements (e.g. dietary, access), please let Elizabeth know when registering.


Graduate Student Meeting

This meeting is intended as an introduction to the Society Meeting later in the day.  All graduate students (and indeed any other mathematicians) will be very welcome.

10.00 Coffee and Registration,

10.30 Dan Nicks (Nottingham)

Julia sets in higher dimensions

11.30 Coffee/Tea

11.45 Graduate student talks

We would like to invite graduate students to give short talks (15 minutes) aimed at a general mathematical audience. Prizes will be awarded for the best two talks. If you would like to give a talk, please email Anthony Byrne ( with your title and a short abstract.

13.15 Lunch

13.55 Award prizes

14.00 Jean-Marc Vanden Broecke (UCL)

Applications of complex variable techniques to nonlinear free surface flows

15.00 Close of Graduate Student Meeting

Funding for Travel and Accommodation: For students who attend both the Graduate Student Meeting and the LMS General Meeting, the Society offers funding of up to £50 towards travel costs, and funding of up to £50 towards accommodation costs (for those travelling long distances).

Places are free and tea/coffee and lunch will be provided.

Register for your place at the Graduate Student Meeting.