The Australian Mathematical Society

Gazette

Volume 31 Number 5, November 2004

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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 Euler-Maclaurin 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 bulletin board

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