File: Department of Mathematics

Scope and Content

Papers concerning the administration of the mathematics department. The earliest papers in the file deal with the construction and use of the department's differential analyser. Other material deals with routine staffing arrangements, including appointment to the chair of applied mathematics in 1945. There are also papers on accommodation arrangements for the department. papers on courses in mathematical statistics (1948), and the organisation of computing laboratory (1949-1951).

Former reference: 357

Related Material

See also VCA/7/10 for appointments to chairs in mathematics during the same period. For departmental matters after the period covered by this file see VCA/7/418.