Contemporary Mathematics 1982; 400 pp; softcover Volume: 9 ISBN10: 0821850091 ISBN13: 9780821850091 List Price: US$43 Member Price: US$34.40 Order Code: CONM/9
 Table of Contents Invited Lectures  C. W. Curtis and G. I. Lehrer  Homology representations of finite groups of Lie type
 R. Delbourgo  Matrix correlation functions
 D. Elliott  Some aspects of singular integral equationsA numerical analyst's viewpoint
 F. Hirzebruch  Some examples of algebraic surfaces
 I. G. Macdonald  Lie groups and combinatorics
 M. MendèsFrance  Paper folding, spacefilling curves and RudinShapiro sequences
 G. Pilz  Nearrings: What they are and what they are good for
 T. J. Rivlin  The optimal recovery of functions
 N. J. A. Sloane  Recent bounds for codes, sphere packings and related problems obtained by linear programming and other methods
 G. S. Watson  Three aspects of the statistics of directions
 E. C. Zeeman  Bifurcation and catastrophe theory
Contributed Papers: Algebra, Number Theory  D. FearnleySander  Euclid with an unfamiliar ring
 B. J. Gardner  Absolute retracts, relatively injective simple objects and BrownMcCoy radicals
 R. B. Howlett and G. I. Lehrer  A comparison theorem and other formulae in the character ring of a finite group of Lie type
 G. Karpilovsky  On commutative group algebras
 R. Matthews  Orthogonal systems of polynomials over a finite field with coefficients in a subfields
 C. J. Smythe  A lattice colouring problem
 A. J. van der Poorten  Substitution automata, functional equations and "Functions algebraic over a finite field"
Contributed Papers: Analysis  M. A. B. Deakin  The formal power series approach to elementary catastrophy theory
 V. V. Deodhar  On central extensions of rational points of algebraic groups
 W. Meersman  Ideals and stability
 J. Mitchell  Singular integrals on bounded symmetric domains II
 W. Ricker  A new class of convex bodies
 D. Yost  Geometry of Banach spaces and convex subsets of \(C^2\)
Contributed Papers: Statistics  D. Broadfoot  FEEDForms entry editor
 R. M. Clark  Comparison of palaeomagnetic records from lake sediments
 R. Corluy  Mathematics and phylogeny
 R. Corluy and W. Meersman  Equivalence between distance functions
 P. J. Dichomides  The rose of intersections
 N. J. Fisher  Goodnessoffit and outlier detection procedures for samples from Fisher's distribution on the sphere
 L. Hamey  Enhancements to MDOS
 D. McNeil  Twoway table analysis of physiological data
 B. P. Murphy  Production and reproduction of statistical software for Z80 microprocessors
