Cameron, Peter J. (Peter Jephson) 1947
Overview
Works:  34 works in 304 publications in 3 languages and 11,674 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Thesis advisor, Contributor, 958 
Classifications:  QA164, 511.6 
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by
Peter J Cameron
Combinatorics : topics, techniques, algorithms by
Peter J Cameron(
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28 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combinatorics is a subject of increasing importance, owing to its links with computer science, statistics and algebra. This is a textbook aimed at secondyear undergraduates to beginning graduates. It stresses common techniques (such as generating functions and recursive construction) which underlie the great variety of subject matter and also stresses the fact that a constructive or algorithmic proof is more valuable than an existence proof. The book is divided into two parts, the second at a higher level and with a wider range than the first. Historical notes are included which give a wider perspective on the subject. More advanced topics are given as projects and there are a number of exercises, some with solutions given
28 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combinatorics is a subject of increasing importance, owing to its links with computer science, statistics and algebra. This is a textbook aimed at secondyear undergraduates to beginning graduates. It stresses common techniques (such as generating functions and recursive construction) which underlie the great variety of subject matter and also stresses the fact that a constructive or algorithmic proof is more valuable than an existence proof. The book is divided into two parts, the second at a higher level and with a wider range than the first. Historical notes are included which give a wider perspective on the subject. More advanced topics are given as projects and there are a number of exercises, some with solutions given
Introduction to algebra by
Peter J Cameron(
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29 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Second Edition of a classic algebra text includes updated and comprehensive introductory chapters, . new material on axiom of Choice, pgroups and local rings, discussion of theory and applications, and over 300 exercises. It is an ideal introductory text for all Year 1 and 2 undergraduate students in mathematics.  ;Developed to meet the needs of modern students, this Second Edition of the classic algebra text by Peter Cameron covers all the abstract algebra an undergraduate student is likely to need. Starting with an introductory overview of numbers, sets and functions, matrices, polynom
29 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Second Edition of a classic algebra text includes updated and comprehensive introductory chapters, . new material on axiom of Choice, pgroups and local rings, discussion of theory and applications, and over 300 exercises. It is an ideal introductory text for all Year 1 and 2 undergraduate students in mathematics.  ;Developed to meet the needs of modern students, this Second Edition of the classic algebra text by Peter Cameron covers all the abstract algebra an undergraduate student is likely to need. Starting with an introductory overview of numbers, sets and functions, matrices, polynom
Graph theory, coding theory, and block designs by
Peter J Cameron(
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22 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover; Series Page; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1. A brief introduction to design theory; 2. Strongly regular graphs; 3. Quasisymmetric designs; 4. Strongly regular graphs with no triangles; 5. Polarities of designs; 6. Extension of graphs; 7. Codes; 8. Cyclic codes; 9. Threshold decoding; 10. ReedMuller codes; 11. Selforthogonal codes and designs; 12. Quadratic residue codes; 13. Symmetry codes over GF(3); 14. Nearly perfect binary codes and uniformly packed codes; 15. Association schemes; References; Index
22 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover; Series Page; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1. A brief introduction to design theory; 2. Strongly regular graphs; 3. Quasisymmetric designs; 4. Strongly regular graphs with no triangles; 5. Polarities of designs; 6. Extension of graphs; 7. Codes; 8. Cyclic codes; 9. Threshold decoding; 10. ReedMuller codes; 11. Selforthogonal codes and designs; 12. Quadratic residue codes; 13. Symmetry codes over GF(3); 14. Nearly perfect binary codes and uniformly packed codes; 15. Association schemes; References; Index
Graphs, codes, and designs by
Peter J Cameron(
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19 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is concerned with the relations between graphs, errorcorrecting codes and designs
19 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is concerned with the relations between graphs, errorcorrecting codes and designs
Parallelisms of complete designs by
Peter J Cameron(
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23 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These notes present an investigation of a condition similar to Euclid's parallel axiom for subsets of finite sets
23 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These notes present an investigation of a condition similar to Euclid's parallel axiom for subsets of finite sets
Designs, graphs, codes, and their links by
Peter J Cameron(
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23 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book demonstrates the connection between, and the applications of, design theory to graphs and codes. It is suitable as a textbook for advanced undergraduate students
23 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book demonstrates the connection between, and the applications of, design theory to graphs and codes. It is suitable as a textbook for advanced undergraduate students
Permutation groups by
Peter J Cameron(
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18 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Permutation groups are one of the oldest topics in algebra. Their study has recently been revolutionized by new developments, particularly the Classification of Finite Simple Groups, but also relations with logic and combinatorics, and importantly, computer algebra systems have been introduced that can deal with large permutation groups. This text summarizes these developments, including an introduction to relevant computer algebra systems, sketch proofs of major theorems, and many examples of applying the Classification of Finite Simple Groups. It is aimed at beginning graduate students and experts in other areas, and grew from a short course at the EIDMA institute in Eindhoven
18 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Permutation groups are one of the oldest topics in algebra. Their study has recently been revolutionized by new developments, particularly the Classification of Finite Simple Groups, but also relations with logic and combinatorics, and importantly, computer algebra systems have been introduced that can deal with large permutation groups. This text summarizes these developments, including an introduction to relevant computer algebra systems, sketch proofs of major theorems, and many examples of applying the Classification of Finite Simple Groups. It is aimed at beginning graduate students and experts in other areas, and grew from a short course at the EIDMA institute in Eindhoven
Sets, logic, and categories by
Peter J Cameron(
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29 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sets, the toolbox for making mathematical models, logic, which tests conclusions, and category theory, the study of functions which preserve some structure on a set together provide the basis for computational science. This selfstudy guide to all three theories contains many examples
29 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sets, the toolbox for making mathematical models, logic, which tests conclusions, and category theory, the study of functions which preserve some structure on a set together provide the basis for computational science. This selfstudy guide to all three theories contains many examples
Finite geometries and designs : proceedings of the second Isle of Thorns conference 1980 by
Peter J Cameron(
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27 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1981 collection of 33 research papers follows from a conference on the interwoven themes of finite Desarguesian spaces and Steiner systems, amongst other topics
27 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1981 collection of 33 research papers follows from a conference on the interwoven themes of finite Desarguesian spaces and Steiner systems, amongst other topics
Oligomorphic permutation groups by
Peter J Cameron(
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20 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The study of permutation groups has always been closely associated with that of highly symmetric structures. The objects considered here are countably infinite, but have only finitely many different substructures of any given finite size. They are precisely those structures which are determined by firstorder logical axioms together with the assumption of countability. This book concerns such structures, their substructures and their automorphism groups. A wide range of techniques are used: group theory, combinatorics, Baire category and measure among them. The book arose from lectures given a
20 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The study of permutation groups has always been closely associated with that of highly symmetric structures. The objects considered here are countably infinite, but have only finitely many different substructures of any given finite size. They are precisely those structures which are determined by firstorder logical axioms together with the assumption of countability. This book concerns such structures, their substructures and their automorphism groups. A wide range of techniques are used: group theory, combinatorics, Baire category and measure among them. The book arose from lectures given a
Combinatorial surveys : proceedings of the Sixth British Combinatorial Conference by
British Combinatorial Conference(
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18 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Collection of contributions in honour of Jack van Lint by
Peter J Cameron(
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9 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Projective and polar spaces by
Peter J Cameron(
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6 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topics in algebraic graph theory by
Lowell W Beineke(
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8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rapidly expanding area of algebraic graph theory uses two different branches of algebra to explore various aspects of graph theory: linear algebra (for spectral theory) and group theory (for studying graph symmetry). These areas have links with other areas of mathematics, such as logic and harmonic analysis, and are increasingly being used in such areas as computer networks where symmetry is an important feature. Other books cover portions of this material, but this book is unusual in covering both of these aspects and there are no other books with such a wide scope. The book contain ten expository chapters written by acknowledged international experts in the field. Their wellwritten contributions have been carefully edited to enhance readability and to standardize the chapter structure, terminology and notation throughout the book. To help the reader, there is an extensive introductory chapter that covers the basic background material in graph theory, linear algebra and group theory. Each chapter concludes with an extensive list of references
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rapidly expanding area of algebraic graph theory uses two different branches of algebra to explore various aspects of graph theory: linear algebra (for spectral theory) and group theory (for studying graph symmetry). These areas have links with other areas of mathematics, such as logic and harmonic analysis, and are increasingly being used in such areas as computer networks where symmetry is an important feature. Other books cover portions of this material, but this book is unusual in covering both of these aspects and there are no other books with such a wide scope. The book contain ten expository chapters written by acknowledged international experts in the field. Their wellwritten contributions have been carefully edited to enhance readability and to standardize the chapter structure, terminology and notation throughout the book. To help the reader, there is an extensive introductory chapter that covers the basic background material in graph theory, linear algebra and group theory. Each chapter concludes with an extensive list of references
Tubes in PG(3,q) by
Peter J Cameron(
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1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fixedpointfree permutations in transitive permutation groups of primepower order by
Peter J Cameron(
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3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Review of biological control of invertebrate pests and weeds in New Zealand 1874 to 1987(
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1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nearness : a better approach to continuity and limits by
Peter J Cameron(
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2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discrete metric spaces : special issue(
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2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teoriia grafov teoriia kodirovaniia i BlokSkhemy by
Peter J Cameron(
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1 edition published in 1980 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1980 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Related Identities
 Lint, Jacobus Hendricus van 1932 Honoree
 Hirschfeld, J. W. P. (James William Peter) 1940 Editor
 Hughes, D. R. (Daniel R.) Editor
 Wilson, Robin J. Editor
 Beineke, Lowell W. Author Editor
 Tilborg, Henk C. A. van 1947
 Queen Mary and Westfield College (University of London)
 Cambridge University Press Publisher
 London Mathematical Society
 British Combinatorial Conference (6, 1977, London)
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Cameron, P. J. 1947
Cameron, P. J. (Peter Jephson), 1947
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Cameron, Peter J. (Peter Jephson)
Cameron, Peter Jephson
Cameron, Peter Jephson 1947
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