By Michael N Barber, M K Murray (Eds.)
In the course of 1989 the Centre for Mathematical research hosted a unique application in Mathematical Physics. This quantity of the court cases of the Centre for Mathematical research comprises stories of a few of the most important talks provided at a mini-conference on Geometry and Physics held within the Centre from February 20 to 23, 1989 to coincide with a trip to Australia of Sir Michael Atiyah.
A significant target of the CMA's software regularly and this convention specifically used to be to open a discussion among natural mathematicians and theoretical physicists on themes of mutual curiosity. The Mini-Conference on Geometry and Physics drew over thirty mathematicians and physicists to the CMA and ended in 3 days of interesting, if now and then speculative, discussions. The Editors wish that this quantity captures a few of that pleasure and serves as an advent to a few of the components within which physics and geometry are at the moment interacting with mutual merits.
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