The Australian Mathematical Society
Gazette
Volume 31 Number 5, November 2004
Available are the complete issue (5.6Mb) and individual articles
Contents
283 Editorial 
284 President's Column
 Michael Cowling

285 Math matters
 Peter Taylor

288 Mathellaneous
 Norman Do

295 The
8th problem
 Alexander Molev

298 The
48th annual meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society

301 Acceptance
speech on the award of the George Szekeres medal
 Bob Anderssen

309 Obituary
S. Fitzpatrick
 Cheryl Praeger

311 ICMI
Study 16: Challenging mathematics in and beyond the classroom
 Peter Taylor

314 Higher
degrees and honours bachelor degrees in mathematics and statistics in
Australia in 2003
 Peter Johnston

320 A
mathematician goes to hospital
 Terry Mills

328 Wallis
sequence estimated through the EulerMaclaurin formula: even from the
Wallis product $\pi$ could be computed fairly accurately
 Vito Lampret

340 More
terms of the asymptotic solution of a difference equation considered
by Ramanujan
 Helmut Prodinger

342 Book reviews

351 News

359 AustMS
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