Meeting of NBFAS

A meeting of the North British Functional Analysis Seminar took place at the University of Edinburgh on Friday 28th October and Saturday 29th October 2011.

This meeting was in memory of Frank Bonsall

Friday 28th October

14:30-15:20 Alastair Gillespie (Edinburgh)
Frank Bonsall - a scholar and a gentleman

15:20-15:50 tea/coffee

15:50-16:20 Graham Jameson (Lancaster)
A new look at some very old results on the gamma function

16:30-17:00 Stephen Power (Lancaster)
Frank Bonsall and Hankel Operators

Saturday 29th October

Marius Junge (Urbana-Champaign, USA)
10-11 Operator algebras meet harmonic analysis

11-11:30 tea/coffee

11:30-12:30 Grothendieck meets Wolfowitz

PDF version of this notice, with abstracts

All interested were welcome to attend. There is a map here and a list of hotels and guest houses here: section 1 is most relevant.

Dr. Joachim Zacharias, NBFAS Secretary, School of Mathematical Sciences University of Nottingham, NG7 2RD
E-mail:, Fax: 0115 9514951, Tel: 0115 9514943

NBFAS is registered with the Charity Commissioners. Reg. No: 313424.

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Last updated on November 15th 2011 by Jonathan Partington