# Research Publications for 1976

## Books

**A1.**
Gagen TM

Gagen TM**:**
*Topics in Finite Groups.*
London Mathematical Society Lecture Notes Series,
**16**
Cambridge University Press,
1976.
MR53:10910

**A1.**
Seneta E

Seneta E**:**
*Regularly Varying Functions.*
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
**408**
Springer, Berlin,
1976,
(Russian edition: 1985).
MR0453936

## Journal Articles

**C1.**
Choo KG

Choo KG**:**
Whitehead groups of certain semidirect products of free groups II.
*Nanta Mathematica*,
9
(1976),
no.2,
138–140.
MR56:5719

**C1.**
Conlon SB

Conlon SB**:**
\(p\)-groups with an abelian maximal subgroup and cyclic center.
*Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
(Series A),
22
(1976),
221–233.
MR55:490

**C1.**
Dancer EN

Dancer EN**:**
A note on a nonlinear elliptic eigenvalue problem.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
12
(1976),
399–405.

**C1.**
Dancer EN

Dancer EN**:**
A note on a paper of Fučík and Nečas.
*Mathematische Nachrichten*,
73
(1976),
151–153.
MR55:1042

**C1.**
Dancer EN

Dancer EN**:**
Boundary value problems for weakly nonlinear ordinary differential equations.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
15
(1976),
321–328.
MR55:3389

**C1.**
Dimca A

Dimca A**:**
Topologia intersectiilor complete I.
*Studii şi Cercetări Matematice. Mathematical Reports*,
28
(1976),
635–643.
MR0429931

**C1.**
Dubuc S and Seneta E

Dubuc S, Seneta E**:**
The local limit theorem for the Galton-Watson process.
*The Annals of Probability*,
4
(1976),
490–496.
MR53:9402

**C1.**
Durrant CJ, Grossmann-Doerth U and Kneer FJ

Durrant CJ, Grossmann-Doerth U, Kneer FJ**:**
The sun's chromospheric velocity field as inferred from the Ca II K line.
*Astronomy and Astrophysics*,
51
(1976),
95–99.

**C1.**
Fackerell ED and Suffern KG

Fackerell ED, Suffern KG**:**
The structure and dynamic instability of isothermal relativistic star clusters.
*Australian Journal of Physics*,
29
(1976),
311–328.

**C1.**
Field MJ

Field MJ**:**
Singularity and equivariant dynamical systems.
*Astérisque*,
40
(1976),
67–78.
MR0448433

**C1.**
Field MJ

Field MJ**:**
Transversalité dans les \(G\)-variétiés.
*Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences*,
Série I. Mathématique,
282
(1976),
115–117.
MR53:9249

**C1.**
Fraser WB

W B Fraser**:**
Orthogonality relation for the Rayleigh-Lamb modes of vibration of a plate.
*Journal of the Acoustical Society of America*,
59
(1976),
215–216.

**C1.**
Green JA, Lehrer GI and Lusztig G

Green JA, Lehrer GI, Lusztig G**:**
On the degrees of certain group characters.
*The Quarterly Journal of Mathematics. Oxford*,
Second Series,
27
(1976),
1–4.
MR52:14026

**C1.**
Herb RA and O'Brian NR

Herb RA, O'Brian NR**:**
A characterization of semisimple, unipotent and regular elements in a reductive algebraic group.
*The Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society*,
8
(1976),
233–238.
MR56:15786

**C1.**
Howlett RB

Howlett RB**:**
Some irreducible characters of groups with \(BN\) pairs.
*Journal of Algebra*,
39
(1976),
571–592.
MR54:388

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP

Hutchinson TP**:**
Statistical aspects of injury severity. Part I: Comparison of two populations when there are several grades of injury.
*Transportation Science*,
10
(1976),
269–284.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP

Hutchinson TP**:**
Statistical aspects of injury severity. Part II: The case of several populations but only three grades of injury.
*Transportation Science*,
10
(1976),
285–299.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP

Hutchinson TP**:**
Combining two-tailed rank-correlation statistics.
*Applied Statistics*,
Series C,
25
(1976),
21–25.
(Journal of the Royal Statistical Society)

**C1.**
Ketter TA and Lehrer GI

Ketter TA, Lehrer GI**:**
On conjugacy classes in certain isogenous groups.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
14
(1976),
371–377.
MR55:3106

**C1.**
Lai KF

Lai KF**:**
On the Tamagawa number of quasi-split groups.
*Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society*,
82
(1976),
300–302.
MR53:5483

**C1.**
Levingston RW and Taylor DE

Levingston RW, Taylor DE**:**
The theorem of Marggraff on primitive permutation groups which contain a cycle.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
5
(1976),
125–128.
MR54:12870

**C1.**
McMullen JR and Price JF

McMullen JR, Price JF**:**
Rudin Shapiro sequences for arbitrary compact groups.
*Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
(Series A),
22
(1976),
421–430.
MR55:6117

**C1.**
Monro GP

Monro GP**:**
Hilbert and Gödel : the recent history of the axiomatic method.
*The Australian Mathematics Teacher*,
32
(1976),
103–106.

**C1.**
Pearson KR and Taylor DE

Pearson KR, Taylor DE**:**
Groups subnormal in the units of their modular group rings.
*Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society*,
Third Series,
3
(1976),
313–328.
MR55:13134

**C1.**
Pentony S and Seneta E

Pentony S, Seneta E**:**
Partition of the genotypic variance and mean fitness change for autopolyploids.
*Biometrische Zeitschrift*,
18
(1976),
301–311.
MR56:11079

**C1.**
Quine MP

Quine MP**:**
Bounds for the extinction probability of a simple branching process.
*Journal of Applied Probability*,
13
(1976),
9–16.
MR52:15714

**C1.**
Quine MP

Quine MP**:**
Asymptotic results for estimators in a subcritical branching process with immigration.
*The Annals of Probability*,
4
(1976),
319–325.
MR53:4417

**C1.**
Richardson JS

Richardson JS**:**
Primitive idempotents and the socle in group rings of periodic abelian groups.
*Compositio Mathematica*,
32
(1976),
203–223.
MR53:13370

**C1.**
Robinson J

Robinson J**:**
Estimated of parameters for a model of transmitter release at synapses.
*Biometrics*,
32
(1976),
61–68.

**C1.**
Seneta E

Seneta E**:**
On a functional equation with asymptotically unique continuous solutions.
*Aequationes Mathematicae*,
14
(1976),
456–459.

**C1.**
Seneta E

Seneta E**:**
Some supplementary notes on one-type continuous-state branching processes.
*Zeitschrift für Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie verw. Gebiete*,
34
(1976),
87–89.
MR0397913

**C1.**
Seneta E

Seneta E**:**
On a contribution of Cauchy to linear regression theory.
*Annales de la Societé Scientifique de Bruxelles*,
Série I. Sciences Mathématiques, Astronomiques et Physiques,
90
(1976),
229–235.
MR55:6714

**C1.**
Seneta E

Seneta E**:**
The condition of truncations of a stochastic matrix.
*Communications in Statistics. Theory and Methods*,
B5
(1976),
144–145.

**C1.**
Suffern KG and Fackerell ED

Suffern KG, Fackerell ED**:**
The dynamic instability of isothermal relativistic star clusters.
*Astrophysical Journal*,
203
(1976),
477–480.

**C1.**
Wehrhahn KH

Wehrhahn KH**:**
A Theorem on Nilpotent Groups with Restricted Embeddings.
*Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society*,
54
(1976),
55–56.
MR52:8248

## Conference Proceedings

**E1.**
Cannon JJ

Cannon JJ
(1976).
A draft description of the group theory language Cayley.
*Proceedings of the 1976 ACM Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation, Yorktown Heights, N.Y., August 1976*,
Jenks RD (ed.) ,
Assoc. Comp. Mach., New York,
66–84.

**E1.**
Cannon JJ

Cannon JJ
(1976).
On the teaching of mathematics for the social sciences.
*Proceedings of a Conference on Mathematics needed for Particular Social Sciences, Canberra, May 1974*,
Australian Academy of Social Sciences,
228–237.

**E1.**
Field MJ

Field MJ
(1976).
Several Complex Variables.
*Proc. of summer school on complex analysis, IAEA, Vienna*,
234–253.

**E1.**
Lehrer GI

Lehrer GI
(1976).
Some incidence structures of maximal rank.
*Combinatorial Mathematics IV. Proceedings of the 4th Australian Conference (Adelaide, 1975)*,
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
Springer,
**560**,
132–135.
MR55:8206

**E1.**
Seneta E

Seneta E
(1976).
The principle of random union of gametes in a finite population.
*Combinatorial Mathematics IV. Proceedings of the 4th Australian Conference (Adelaide, 1975)*,
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
Springer, Berlin,
**560**,
215–219.
MR0429171

## Unpublished Conference Proceedings

**UN.**
Gibson WG

Gibson WG.
Quantum corrections to fluid properties.
*Statistical Mechanics Meeting, Melbourne University (May, 1976)*
.

**UN.**
Mack JM

Mack JM.
Patterns in the hyperbolic plane.
*6th Biennial Conference, AAMT, Perth 1976*
.