The LMSEPSRC Durham Research Symposia began in 1974 and have now become an established and recognised series of international research meetings, having celebrated its 100th symposium. They provide an excellent opportunity to explore an area of research in depth, to learn of new developments, and to instigate links between different branches. The format is designed to allow substantial time for interaction and research. The meetings, by invitation only, are usually held in July and August, and usually lasting for 10 days with up to 70 participants, roughly half of whom will come from the UK. Lectures and seminars take place in the Durham campus and participants are housed in ensuite accommodation at a Durham college.
Details about how to make a proposal can be accessed directly from the LMS. The EPSRC is the main funder of the symposia.
The list of the meetings (most recent first) follows, including the main webpage, as well as direct links to the list of participants, the programme, movies of the talks and conference photograph where available.
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110 
Homogenisation in Disordered Media
P. Cardaliaguet, N. Dirr, P. Dondl, P. Souganidis
2018 August 19  25

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109 
Higher Structures in MTheory
B. JurÄ¨o, C. Saemann, U. Schreiber, M. Wolf
2018 August 12  18

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108 
Markov Processes, Mixing Times and Cutoff
S. Connor, O. Hryniv, W. Kendall, M. Luczak
2017 July 26  August 5

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107 
Model Order Reduction
M. Freitag, N. Gould, M. Opmeer, W. Schilders
2017 August 7  17

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106 
Stochastic Analysis
T. Cass, D. Crisan, D. Applebaum
2017 July 10  20

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105 
Geometric and Algebraic Aspects of Integrability
M. Dunajski, J. Ferapontov, I. Strachan
2016 July 25  August 4

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104 
Mathematical and Computational Aspects of Maxwell's Equations
M. Brown, Y. Kurylev, M. Marletta, M. Plum, I. Wood
2016 July 11  21

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103 
New Moonshine, Mock Modular Forms and String Theory
S. Murthy, A. Taormina, K. Wendland
2015 August 3  12

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102 
Permutation Groups and Transformation Semigroups
P. Cameron, D. MacPherson, J. Mitchell
2015 July 20  30

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101 
Building Bridges: Connections and Challenges in Modern Approaches to Numerical Partial Differential Equations
G.R. Barrenechea, F. Brezzi, A. Cangiani, E. Georgoulis
2014 July 8  16

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100 
Geometric and Cohomological Group Theory
P. Kropholler, I. Leary, C. Martinez, B. Nucinkis
2013 August 12  22

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99 
Graph Theory and Interactions
H. Broersma, P. Cameron, N. Peyerimhoff, A. Vdovina
2013 July 15  25

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98 
Polylogarithm as a Bridge between Number Theory and Physics
H. Gangl, P. Heslop, G. Travaglini
2013 July 3  12

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97 
Grand Biological Challenges for Mathematicians
K. Peeters, A. Taormina, R. Twarock
2012 July 9  17

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96 
Interactions of Birational Geometry with Other Fields
C. Birkar, I. Cheltsov, T. Browning
2012 July 2  7

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95 
Mathematics of Data Assimilation
I. Roulstone, P.J. Leeuwen, N. Nichols
2011 August 1  11

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94 
Automorphic Forms and Galois Representations
F. Diamond, P. Kassaei, M. Kim
2011 July 18  28

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93 
Geometry and Arithmetic of Lattices
M. Belolipetsky, M. Bridson, M. Lackenby, J. Parker
2011 July 4  14

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92 
NonPerturbative Techniques in Field Theory
P. Mansfield, D. Tong, W. Zakrzewski, M. Zamaklar
2010 July 18  25

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91 
Numerical Analysis of Multiscale Problems
I. Graham, T. Hou, R. Scheichl
2010 July 5  15

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90 
New Directions in the Model Theory of Fields
D. MacPherson, A. Pillay, M. Prest, A. Wilkie
2009 July 20  30

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89 
Combinatorial Geometric Structures in Representation Theory
J. Brundan, J. Chuang, I. Gordon, B. Leclerc
2009 July 6  16

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88 
Computational Linear Algebra for Partial Differential Equations
A. Ramage, D. Silvester, A. Wathen
2008 July 14  24

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87 
Mathematical Aspects of Graphical Models
P. Dawid, S. Lauritzen
2008 June 30  July 10

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86 
Twistors, Strings and Scattering Amplitudes
Z. Bern, P. Candelas, X. de la Ossa, L. Mason
2007 August 19  25

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85 
Recent Developments in Random Walks
B. Hambly, L. SaloffCoste, P. Tarrès
2007 July 2  12

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84 
Methods of Integrable Systems in Geometry
F. Burstall, J. Dorfmeister, M. Guest, F. Pedit
2006 August 11  21

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83 
Dynamical Systems and Statistical Mechanics
C. Beck, C. Dettmann, M. Pollicott
2006 July 3  13

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82 
Operator Theory and Spectral Analysis
E.B. Davies, Yu. Safarov, E. Shargorodsky
2005 August 2  12

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81 
Geometry, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory
P. Bowcock, P. Dorey, K. Wendland
2005 July 22  August 1

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80 
Topological Solitons and their Applications
L. Brizhik, R. Ward, W. Zakrzewski
2004 August 2  12

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79 
LFunctions and Galois Representations
D. Burns, K. Buzzard, J. Nekovar
2004 July 19  30

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78 
Mathematical Genetics
R. Griffiths, G. McVean
2004 July 5  15

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77 
Markov Chains
L. Goldberg, W. Kendall, A. Stuart
2003 July 25  August 4

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76 
New Developments and Applications in Rapid Fluid Flows
P. Hall, J. Gajjar, F. Smith
2003 July 14  18

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75 
Geometry and Cohomology in Group Theory
M. Bridson, P. Kropholler, I. Leary
2003 July 4  14

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74 
Astrophysical Fluid Mechanics
D. Hughes, C. Jones, A. Soward, N. Weiss
2002 July 29  August 8

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73 
Computational Methods for Wave Propagation in Direct Scattering
M. Ainsworth, P.J. Davies, D.B. Duncan, P.A. Martin
2002 July 15  25

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72 
Representations of Finite Groups and Related Algebras
K. Erdmann, J. Rickard, G. Robinson
2002 July 1  11

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71 
Special Structures in Differential Geometry
A. Swann, N.J. Hitchin, S. Salamon
2001 July 30  August 9

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70 
Groups, Geometry and Combinatorics
A. Ivanov, M. Liebeck, J. Saxl
2001 July 16  26

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69 
Combustion Theory
J. Brindley, V. Galattionov, J.W. Dold, A.C. McIntosh
2001 July 5  14

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68 
Computational Number Theory
H. Cohen, J.E. Cremona, N.P. Smart
2000 July 24  August 3

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67 
Geometric Integration
C.J. Budd, A. Iserles, E. Mansfield
2000 July 13  23

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66 
KTheory and Analysis
J. Brodzki, J.R. Hunton, R. Plymen
2000 July 6  13

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65 
Stochastic Analysis
E. Bolthausen, L. Gross, T.J. Lyons
1999 July 29  August 9

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64 
Quantum Groups
S. Donkin, A.N. Pressley, A. Sudbery
1999 July 19  29

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63 
Mathematics and Physics of HigherDimensional Solitons
R.S. Ward, W.J. Zakrzewski
1998 July 20  28

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62 
Prop Groups and Related Topics
M.P.D. du Sautoy, D. Segal, A. Shalev
1997 July 14  24

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61 
Galois Representations in Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry
A.J. Scholl, R.L. Taylor
1996 July 8  19

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60 
Model Theory of Fields
A.J. Macintyre, A.J. Wilkie
1996 August 22  September 1

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59 
Partial Differential Equations and Spectral Theory
Yu. Safarov, D. Vassiliev
1996 June 24  July 4

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58 
Mathematical Models of Liquid Crystals and Related Polymeric Systems
F.M. Leslie, T.C.B. McLeish, I.W. Stewart
1995 July 10  20

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57 
Quantum Concepts in Space and Time
C.J. Isham, G.W. Gibbons
1994 July 1  11

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56 
Geometry and Cohomology in Group Theory
P. Kropholler, R. Stohr
1994 July 12  22

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55 
Vector Bundles in Algebraic Geometry
W.M. Oxbury, P.E. Newstead, N.J. Hitchin
1993 July 22  August 1

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54 
Complex Dynamics
I.N. Baker, A.F. Beardon, S.M. Rees
1993 July 11  21

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53 
Analytic and Geometric Aspects of Hyperbolic Spaces
D.B.A. Epstein, C.M. Series
1993 July 4  11

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52 
The Geometry of Operator Algebra and Banach Spaces
T.K. Carne, S.C. Power, A.M. Sinclair
1992 July 21  31

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51 
Noncommutative Rings  New Directions
T.H. Lenagan, K.A. Brown
1992 July 14  24

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50 
Evolutionary Problems: Continuous and Discretized Nonlinear Systems
C.T.H. Baker, R.M. Thomas, D.F. Griffiths
1992 July 4  14

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49 
Applications of Categories in Computer Sciences
A.M. Pitts, M.P. Fourman, P.T. Johnstone
1991 July 20  30

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48 
Conformal Field Theory and Related Topics
P. Goddard, D.I. Olive
1991 July 9  19

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47 
Probabilistic Methods in Combinatorics
B. Bollobas, T.I. Fenner
1991 June 28  July 8

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46 
Boolean Function Complexity
M.S. Paterson, W.F. McColl, A.C. Yao
1990 July 22  August 1

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45 
Stochastic Analysis
N.H. Bingham, M.T. Barlow
1990 July 11  21

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44 
Groups and Combinatorics
J. Saxl, M.W. Liebeck
1990 July 5  15

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43 
Image Analysis
J.E. Besag, B.D. Ripley
1989 July 21  31

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42 
Geometry of Lowdimensional Manifolds
S.K. Donaldson, C.B. Thomas
1989 July 11  21

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41 
LFunctions in Arithmetic
J.H. Coates, M.J. Taylor
1989 June 30  July 11

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40 
Model Theory and Groups
W. Hodges, P. Neumann, O. Kegal
1988 July 18  28

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39 
Spinors, Twistors and Complex Structure in General Relativity
R. Penrose, C. Isham
1988 July 5  15

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38 
Dynamical Systems
P. Walters, D. Rand, A.K. Manning
1988 June 30  July 10

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37 
Representation Theory of Algebraic Groups and Related Finite Groups
R.W. Carter, S. Donkin
1987 July 14  24

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36 
Operator Algebras
E.C. Lance, R.J. Plymen
1987 July 2  12

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35 
Completely Solvable Systems in Field Theory
M.F. Atiyah, E.C. Corrigan
1986 July 22  August 1

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34 
Transcendental Number Theory
A. Baker, R.C. Mason
1986 July 12  23

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33 
NonClassical Continuum Mechanics
R.J. Knops, A.A. Lacey
1986 July 2  12

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32 
Homotopy Theory
E.G. Rees, J.D.S. Jones
1985 July 26  August 5

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31 
Representations of Algebras
M.C.R. Butler, S. Brenner
1985 July 15  25

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30 
Combinatorics and the Symmetric Group
A.O. Morris, I.G. MacDonald
1985 July 4  14

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29 
Bifurcation Theory and Applications
D.R.J. Shillingworth, J.T. Stuart
1984 July 22  August 1

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28 
3Manifolds and Kleinian Groups
D.B.A. Epstein, G.P. Scott
1984 July 1  12

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27 
Universal Enveloping Algebras of Lie Algebras
A.W. Goldie, J.C. McConnell
1983 July 24  August 3

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Potential Theory
J.G. Clunie, D.A. Brannan
1983 July 11  22

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25 
Modular Forms in One and Several Variables
R.A. Rankin, B.J. Birch
1983 June 30  July 10

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24 
Computational Group Theory
C. LeedhamGreen, M.F. Atkinson
1982 July 30  August 9

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23 
Numerical Treatment of Integral Equations
C.T.H. Baker
1982 July 19  29

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Global Riemannian Geometry
N.J. Hitchin
1982 July 8  18


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Operator Algebras
B.E. Johnson, J.R. Ringrose
1981 July 27  August 6

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20 
Commutative Algebras
D.G. Northcott, R.Y. Sharrp
1981 July 15  25

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19 
Stochastic Integrals
D. Williams, R.J. Elliott
1980 July 7  17

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18 
Finite Element Methods for Nonlinear and Singular Problems
J.R. Whiteman, A.R. Mitchell
1980 June 26  July 6

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17 
Ergodic Theory
W. Parry, P. Walters
1980 June 26  July 6

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16 
Progress in Analytic Number Theory
H. Halberstam, C. Hooley
1979 July 22  August 1

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15 
Noetherian Rings and Rings with Polynomial Identity
A.W. Goldie
1979 July 22  August 1

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14 
Geometry and Physics
M.F. Atiyah, R. Penrose
1979 July 10  21

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13 
Finite Simple Groups
M.J. Collins, R.W. Carter
1978 July 31  August 10

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12 
Free and Moving Boundary Problems in Heat Flow and Diffusion
J. Crank
1978 July 17  27

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11 
Mathematical Theory of Nonlinear Problems in Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Optics
E.A. Power
1978 July 3  13

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10 
Homological and Combinatorial Methods in Group Theory
C.T.C. Wall
1977 September 6  16

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9 
Multivariate Approximations
D.C. Handscomb
1977 July 21  31

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8 
Applications of Sheaf Theory to Logic, Algebra and Analysis
D.S. Scott, C.J. Mulvey, M.P. Fourman
1977 July 9  21

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7 
Analytic Aspects of Computer Operating Systems
R.F. Churchhouse
1976 July 25  31

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Partial Differential Equations
D.E. Edmunds, L.E. Fraenkel
1976 July 12  23

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Conformal Mapping and Potential Theory
W.K. Hayman, J.M. Anderson, D.A. Brannan
1976 July 2  12

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4 
Algebraic Number Theory  LFunctions and Related Topics
A. Fröhlich
1975 September 2  12

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Relations between Infinite Dimensional and Finite Dimensional Convexity
D.G. Larman, C.A. Rogers
1975 July 11  August 1

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Functional Analysis and Stochastic Processes
D.J.H. Garling
1974 July 22  August 1

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Global Riemannian Geometry
M.F. Atiyah
1974 July 11  22

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