Mark Ronan

Mark Ronan is Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Honorary Professor of Mathematics at UCL. His book Symmetry and the Monster describes one of the great quests of modern mathematics. He also writes regular opera reviews.

Bernd Fischer and the need for precision

Algebra and arithmetic in the modern sense were not due to the Greeks, writes Mark Ronan

Academics in this country need to allow new ideas rather than orthodoxy and group-think