# WMI Preprints 1980

*Profiles of surfaces,*

by C. McCrory

*Polynomial representations of GL _{n},*

by J.A. Green

*Finitary isomorphisms with finite expected code-lengths I,*

by W. Parry

*Self-generation of self-replicating maps of an interval,*

by W. Parry

*The pre-turbulent transitions and flows of a viscous fluid between concentric rotating cylinders,*

by D. Rand

*Tensor products of module spectra,*

by C.A. Robinson

*On coding geodesics with continued fractions,*

by C. Series

*Subnormal composition factors of infinite groups,*

by S.E. Stonehewer

*An introduction to the cohomology of algebraic varieties via Hodge theory,*

by J.F. Glazebrook

*The second homology of the group of a knotted surface,*

by R.A. Litherland

*Generic curves and surfaces in 3-space contact with lines and planes,*

by C. McCrory

*Amenability, Kazhdan's property T, strong ergocity and invariant means for ergodic group-actions,*

by K. Schmidt

*Spectra of ergodic automorphisms,*

by K. Schmidt

*L.M.S. Symposium on Ergodic Theory - Durham 1980 (abstracts),*

by W. Parry & P. Walters, eds.

*Detecting knots which are not slice I,*

by D. Cooper

*Orbit equivalence,*

by J. Lawler

*Subgroups defined by series (M.Sc. dissertation),*

by S.M. Paterson

*Subideals and serial subalgebras of Lie algebras,*

by I. Stewart

*Gauge actions on 0n,*

by D.E. Evans

*The infinite word problem and limit sets in Fuchsian groups,*

by C. Series

*Applications of catastrophe theory to the physical sciences,*

by I. Stewart

*Bifurcation and hysteresis varieties for the thermal-chainbranching model with a negative modal parameter,*

by I. Stewart

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