## Meeting of Friday 5 December 1930

**Location: ** Mathematical Classroom, Glasgow University
**Chair: ** Copson, Edward Thomas

**Papers: **

Oppenheim, A: "A problem of Ramanujan", [Not printed in an EMS publication] {This paper was read instead of a paper: "The remainder theorem" by A C Aitken, since the author was unavoidably absent.}

McCrea, W H: "Mass condensations and the size of the universe", [Not printed in an EMS publication]

Turnbull, Herbert Westren: "An elementary note on the determinant of symmetric functions", [Not printed in an EMS publication] {Communicated by E T Copson}

Aitken, Alexander Craig: "The remainder theorem", [Not printed in an EMS publication] {Read by title}

Ruse, H S: "Generalised solutions of Laplace's equation", [Proceedings, Vol. II, Series 2] {Read by title}

Blakey, J: "The Milne quadrics of the trinodal cubic surface, and the contact conics of the harmonic envelope of the plain trinodal quartic", [Proceedings, Vol. II, Series 2] {Read by title}

**Elected: **

Rowe, C H

van der Pol, Balth.

Barrett, W

Constable, J B

Philip, E B

Awad, E S

Bakhoom, N G

Bishara, S B

Noble, C A

Colthurst, J Riversdale

Roy, A S

Hope, A E

Lambe, C G

Etherington, I M H

Meksyn, D

Oppenheim, A

Campbell, J T

Professor Whittaker expressed the sorrow at the death of Dr Peter Pinkerton. He paid a tribute to Dr Pinkerton's keen interest in the society.

The meeting began at 6.30 p.m. and closed at 7.50 p.m.

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