# Research Publications for 1977

## Books

**A1.**
Heyde CC and Seneta E**:**
*I.-J. Bienaymé: Statistical Theory Anticipated.*
Springer, New York,
1977.

**A3.**
Bruzek A and Durrant CJ**:**
*Illustrated Glossary for Solar and Solar-Terrestrial Physics.*
Reidel, Dordrecht,
1977,
(Russian edition MIR, Moscow 1980).

## Chapters in Books

**B1.**
Durrant CJ**:**
General theoretical terms,
*Illustrated Glossary for Solar and Solar-Terrestrial Physics.*
Bruzek A, Durrant CJ (ed.),
Reidel, Dordrecht,
1977,
139–147.

**B1.**
Durrant CJ and Roxburgh IW**:**
Solar interior,
*Illustrated Glossary for Solar and Solar-Terrestrial Physics.*
Bruzek A, Durrant CJ (ed.),
Reidel, Dordrecht,
1977,
1–6.

## Journal Articles

**C1.**
Allen B, Anderssen RS and Seneta E**:**
Computation of stationary measures for infinite Markov chains.
*TIMS Studies in the Management Sciences*,
7
(1977),
13–23.
(Invited paper for special issue on: Algorithmic Methods in Probability)
MR0651742

**C1.**
Barnes DW**:**
First cohomology groups of soluble Lie algebras.
*Journal of Algebra*,
46
(1977),
292–297.
MR56:3078

**C1.**
Barnes DW**:**
First cohomology groups of \(p\)-soluble groups.
*Journal of Algebra*,
46
(1977),
298–302.
MR57:480

**C1.**
Bennett MR, Fisher C, Florin T, Quine MP and Robinson J**:**
The effect of calcium ions and temperature on the binomial parameters that control acetylcholine release by a nerve impulse at amphibian neuromuscular synapses.
*Journal of Physiology*,
271
(1977),
641–672.

**C1.**
Camina AR and Gagen TM**:**
Finite groups with maximal subgroups of odd order.
*Archiv der Mathematik*,
28
(1977),
357–368.
MR56:3122

**C1.**
Camina AR and Gagen TM**:**
A class of Frobenius regular groups.
*Archiv der Mathematik*,
28
(1977),
449–454.
MR56:478

**C1.**
Cartwright DI and Lotz HP**:**
Disjunkte Folgen in Banachverbänden und Kegel-absolut-summierende Operatoren.
*Archiv der Mathematik (Basel)*,
28
(1977),
525–532.
MR58:2442

**C1.**
Chatterjee S and Seneta E**:**
Towards consensus: some convergence theorems on repeated averaging.
*Journal of Applied Probability*,
14
(1977),
89–97.
MR55:1475

**C1.**
Choo KG**:**
Grothendieck groups of twisted free associative algebras.
*Glasgow Mathematical Journal*,
18
(1977),
no.2,
193–196.
MR56:416

**C1.**
Choo KG**:**
The projective class groups of certain semidirect products of free groups.
*Nanta Mathematica*,
10
(1977),
no.1,
44–46.
MR57:12707

**C1.**
Cosgrove CM**:**
New family of exact stationary axisymmetric gravitational fields generalising the Tomimatsu-Sato solutions.
*Journal of Physics. A. Mathematical and General*,
10
(1977),
1481–1524.
MR58:20168

**C1.**
Cosgrove CM**:**
Limits of the generalised Tomimatsu-Sato gravitational fields.
*Journal of Physics. A. Mathematical and General*,
10
(1977),
2093–2105.
MR57:4961

**C1.**
Dancer EN**:**
Boundary value problems for ordinary differential equations on infinite intervals II.
*The Quarterly Journal of Mathematics. Oxford*,
Second Series,
28
(1977),
101–115.
MR56:3395

**C1.**
Dancer EN**:**
On the Dirichlet problem for weakly nonlinear partial differential equations.
*Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh*,
Section A. Mathematics,
76A
(1977),
283–300.
MR58:17506

**C1.**
Dimca A**:**
Topologia intersectiilor complete II.
*Studii şi Cercetări Matematice. Mathematical Reports*,
29
(1977),
3–15.
MR0447267

**C1.**
Dumont S, Omont A, Pecker JC and Rees DE**:**
Resonance line polarization: the line core.
*Astronomy and Astrophysics*,
54
(1977),
675–681.

**C1.**
Durham P and Quine MP**:**
Estimation for multitype branching processes.
*Journal of Applied Probability*,
14
(1977),
829–835.
MR58:24789

**C1.**
Durrant CJ**:**
Flows in magnetic flux tubes.
*Highlights of Astronomy*,
4
(1977),
267–270.

**C1.**
Fackerell ED and Crossman RG**:**
Spin–weighted spheroidal functions.
*Journal of Mathematical Physics*,
18
(1977),
1849–1854.
MR55:13988

**C1.**
Field MJ**:**
Transversality in \(G\)-manifolds.
*Transactions of the American Mathematical Society*,
231
(1977),
429–450.
MR56:9563

**C1.**
Field MJ**:**
Stratifications of equivariant varieties.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
16
(1977),
279–295.
MR58:18532

**C1.**
Fraser WB**:**
On the orthogonality of the axisymetric axial eigenfunctions for an elastic circular cylinder.
*Mechanics Research Communications*,
4
(1977),
303–307.
MR0464836

**C1.**
Galloway DJ, Proctor MRE and Weiss NO**:**
Formation of intense magnetic fields near the surface of the Sun.
*Nature*,
266
(1977),
686–689.

**C1.**
Goodwin PB and Hutchinson TP**:**
The risk of walking.
*Transportation*,
6
(1977),
217–230.

**C1.**
Hartley B and Richardson JS**:**
The socle in group rings.
*Journal of the London Mathematical Society*,
Second Series,
15
(1977),
51–54.
MR55:10507

**C1.**
Hillman JA**:**
A non homology boundary link with zero Alexander polynomial.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
16
(1977),
229–236.
MR56:12300

**C1.**
Hillman JA**:**
High dimensional knot groups which are not two-knot groups.
*Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
16
(1977),
449–462.
MR58:31098

**C1.**
Hudson IL and Seneta E**:**
A note on simple branching processes with infinite mean.
*Journal of Applied Probability*,
14
(1977),
836–842.
MR57:1677

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP**:**
Application of Kendall's partial tau to a problem in accident analysis.
*International Journal of Bio-Medical Computing*,
8
(1977),
277–281.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP**:**
Intra-accident correlations of driver injury and their application to the effect of mass ratio on injury severity.
*Accident Analysis and Prevention*,
9
(1977),
217–227.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP**:**
Latent structure models applied to the joint distribution of drivers' injuries in road accidents.
*Statistica Neerlandica*,
31
(1977),
105–111.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP**:**
Universities Transport Study Group: A conference report.
*Traffic Engineering and Control*,
18
(1977),
211.
MR1240669

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP**:**
On the relevance of signal detection theory to the correction for guessing.
*Contemporary Educational Psychology*,
2
(1977),
50–54.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP**:**
The method of \(m\) rankings when the numbers of observations in each cell are not all unity.
*Computers and Biomedical Research*,
10
(1977),
345–361.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP and Mayne AJ**:**
The year-to-year variability in the numbers of road accidents.
*Traffic Engineering and Control*,
18
(1977),
432–433.

**C1.**
Hutchinson TP and Satterthwaite SP**:**
Mathematical models for describing the clustering of sociopathy and hysteria in families: A comment on the recent paper by Cloninger et al.
*British Journal of Psychiatry*,
130
(1977),
294–297.

**C1.**
John RD and Quine MP**:**
Computing the root of an equation occurring in queueing theory and branching processes.
*INFOR*,
15
(1977),
72–75.

**C1.**
Kuo TC and Lu YC**:**
On Analytic Function Germs of Two Complex Variables.
*Topology*,
15
(1977),
299–310.
MR57:704

**C1.**
Macaskill C and Tuck EO**:**
Evaluation of the acoustic impedance of a screen.
*Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
(Series B),
20
(1977),
46–61.
MR57:8443

**C1.**
Mack JM**:**
Simultaneous diophantine approximation.
*Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society*,
24
(1977),
266–285.
MR57:12411

**C1.**
McMullen JR and Price JF**:**
Reversible Hypergroups.
*Rendiconti del Seminario Matematico e Fisico di Milano*,
47
(1977),
68–85.
MR80c:20010

**C1.**
O'Brian NR**:**
Zeroes of holomorphic vector fields and Grothendieck duality theory.
*Transactions of the American Mathematical Society*,
229
(1977),
289–306.
MR56:3900

**C1.**
Richardson JS**:**
Group rings with non-zero socle.
*Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society*,
Third Series,
36
(1977),
385–406.
MR57:6162

**C1.**
Robinson J**:**
Large deviation probabilities for samples from a finite population.
*The Annals of Probability*,
5
(1977),
913–925.
MR56:6804

**C1.**
Taylor DE**:**
Regular 2-graphs.
*Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society*,
Third Series,
35
(1977),
257–274.
MR57:16147

## Encyclopaedia Entries

**D.**
Heyde CC and Seneta E**:**
Bienaymé, Irenee-Jules,
*Dictionary of Scientific Biography.*
**15**,
Scribner's, New York,
1977,
30–33.

## Conference Proceedings

**E1.**
Conlon SB
(1977)
Nonabelian subgroups of prime power order of classical groups of the same prime degree.
*Group Theory (Canberra 1975)*,
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
Springer-Verlag, Berlin,
**573**,
17–50.
MR57:6212

**E1.**
Galloway DJ
(1977)
Axisymmetric convection with a magnetic field.
*Problems of Stellar Convection*,
Zahn J-P, Spiegel EA eds (ed.) ,
Springer Lecture Notes in Physics,
**71**,
188–194.

**E1.**
Herzog M and Lehrer GI
(1977)
A note concerning Coxeter groups and permutations.
*Proc. Mini Conf. Canberra 1975*,
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
Springer,
**573**,
53–56.
MR56:8716

**E1.**
Macaskill C
(1977)
Reflection and transmission of water waves by a submerged shelf of prescribed shape.
*Proceedings of the 6th Australian Conference on Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics*
MR0468611

**E1.**
Rees DE
(1977)
Resonance Line Polarization in Finite Atmospheres.
*Lund Workshop*,
*Measurements and Interpretation of Polarization Arising in the Solar Chromosphere and Corona*,
Stenflo JO (ed.) ,
25–33.

**E1.**
Taylor DE
(1977)
Groups whose modular group rings have soluble unit groups.
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York,
**573**,
112–117.
MR56:15746

**E1.**
Ward JN
(1977)
A note on the Todd-Coxeter algorithm.
Lecture Notes in Mathematics,
**573**,
126–129.
MR0447411