IMS sponsored Lectures :

1. One-day programme of Memorial Lectures at Delhi :

From 1990 till 2002, a one-day programme of Memorial Lectures had been held every year at the Physics/Zoology Lecture Theatre, University of Delhi, under the auspices of the Indian Mathematical Society.

The details of the lectures organized so far are as follows:

Day, Date & Year Sr. No. The Lecture Invited Speaker & Affiliation Title of the Talk
Saturday, the 14th April 1990 1. Professor U.N.Singh Memorial Lecture Prof. V. Singh.
Punjabi University, Patiyala.
Mathematics Education-Needs of the Next Century
2. Shri Shantinarayan Memorial Lecture Prof. Prem Narayan.
Director, Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi
Conditional Markov Processes in Genetics
3. Professor Ram Behari Memorial Lecture Prof. N. Balasubramanian.
Computer Naintenance Corporation, New Delhi.
Computer Teaches Mathematics A Lesson.
Sunday, the 14th April 1991 4. Professor R. Vaidyanathswamy Memorial Lecture Prof. V. kannan.
Dean, School of Mathematics and C.I.S., University of Hyderabad.
Cantor Set-From Classical to Modern
5. Professor V. Ganapathy Iyer Memorial Lecture Prof. C. S. Seshadri.
Dean, School of Mathematics, SPIC Science Foundation, Madras.
Invariant Theory
6. Professor M. Venkatraman Memorial Lecture Prof. R.K.Dutta.
President, Computer Society of India & Project Co-ordinator, National Center for Medium Range Weather Forcasting, DST, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
Meterology-from Empiricism to Mathematical Modelling.
Saturday, the 13th December 1992 7. Professor T. Vijayraghavan Memorial Lecture Prof. A.H.Siddiqui.
Pro-Vice Chancellor, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh.
Industrial Mathematics.
8. Professor B.N.Prasad Memorial Lecture Prof. H.P. Dixit.
Pro-Vice Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi and member, NBHM.
Mathematics of Shape Controlling Polygons in Computer Graphics.
9. Professor V.V.Narlikar Memorial Lecture Prof. P.C. Vaidya.
Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.
Eddington, Chandrasekhar and Blackholes.
Wednesday, the 14th April 1993 10. Professor G.L. Chandratreya Memorial Lecture Prof. A.L. Nagar.
Pro-Vice Chancellor, University of Delhi, Delhi.
Simultaneous Equations - Representation of Structure of an Economy.
11. Professor B.S. Madhav Rao Memorial Lecture Prof. S. Izhar Husain.
Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh.
Minimal Surfaces and Application.
12. Professor K.G.Ramanathan Memorial Lecture Prof. Prem Narayan.
Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi.
Mathematical Contributions to the genetics of Quantitative Characters.
Thursday, the 14th April 1994 13. Professor A. Narasingh Rao Memorial Lecture Prof. A.M. Vaidya.
Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.
Densities of Integer Sequences.
14. Professor R.P. Paranjape Memorial Lecture Prof. M.A.B. Deakin.
Monash University, Australiya.
Euclidean Theory and Computer.
15. Professor K.G.Ramanathan Memorial Lecture Prof. B.L.S. Prakasha Rao.
Director, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta.
Identifiabilty in Stochastic Models.
Friday, the 14th April 1995 16. Shri P.D. Gupta Memorial Lecture Prof. T. Parthasarathy.
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi.
The Linear Complimentarity Probem and Game Theory.
17. Professor Izhar Husain Memorial Lecture Prof. A.M. Vaidya.
Head, Department of Mathematics, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.
The Variety of Techniques in Classical Number Theory.
18. Professor Harish Chandra Memorial Lecture Prof. V. Kannan.
Dean, School of Mathematics and C.I.S., University of Hyderabad.
Maximal Symmetry.
Sunday, the 14th April 1996 19. Dr. S.S. Pillai Memorial Lecture Prof. R. B. Bapat.
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi.(Tributes by Prof. R.P. Bambah)
The Laplacian Matex of a Graph.
20. Professor B.R. Seth Memorial Lecture Prof. P. C. Vaidya.
Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. (Tributes by Professor A.N.Mitra)
21. Professor S. Chandrasekhar Memorial Lecture Prof. A. N. Maheshwary.
Joint Director, NCERT, New Delhi.
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar: A Brilliant Star Without Limit.
Monday, the 14th April 1997 22. Professor S.D. Chopra Memorial Lecture Prof. Sarvajit Singh.
M. D. University, Rohtak. (Tributes by Professor M.K. Singal)
Mathematical Modelling by Earthquake Displacement Fields.
23. Professor S. Chowla Memorial Lecture Prof. R.P. Bambah.
Punjab University, Chandigarh. (Tributes by Professor A.M. Vaidya)
Chowla - The Mathematical Man
24. Professor Erdos Memorial Lecture Prof. A.M. Vaidya.
Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. (Tributes by Professor R.P. Bambah)
My Favourite Results.
Tuesday, the 14th April 1998 25. Dr. Gulab R. Desai Memorial Lecture Prof. P.C. Vaidya.
Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. (Tributes by Professor J.N. Kapur)
Statistics in Astronomy.
26. Professor C.N. Srinivasienger Memorial Lecture Prof. R.P. Agarwal.
Lucknow University, Lucknow.(Tributes by Professor M.K. Singal)
Fifty Years of Ramanujan's Mathematics in India.
27. Professor S. M. Shah Memorial Lecture Prof. K.R. Parthasarathy.
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi. (Tributes by Professor R.P. Bambah)
Harmonic Analysis for the Symmetric Group.
Wednesday, the 14th April 1999 28. Professor B.N. Prasad Memorial Lecture Prof. S. S. Agrawal.
Head, Speech Technology Group CEERI Centre, New Delhi.
Human - Machine Communication.
29. Professor Ahlfors Memorial Lecture Prof. Rajendra Bhatia.
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi.
(Tributes by Professor R. P. Bambah.)
The Size of a Matrix.
30. Sir James Lighthill Memorial Lecture Prof. S. K. Malik.
Punjab University, Chandigarh.
(Tributes by Professor J. N. Kapur).
Bifurcation Pattern and Erratic Clocks.
Day, Date & Year The Theme of The Lecture Series Sr. No. Invited Speaker & Affiliation Title of the talk
Saturday, the 14th April 2000 WMY-2000 Lectures 31. Prof. R. B. Bapat
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi.
Exploring Mathematics with a Deck of Cards
Chairman : Prof. R. P. Bambhah.
32. Prof. M. K. Singal
Administrative Secretary, IMS, Delhi.
Popularization of Mathematics
Chairman : Prof. R. P. Bambhah.
33. Prof. Ashok Jain
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A New Paradigm Shift in Production Systems
Chairman : Prof. R. P. Bambhah.
34. Prof. Rajendra Bhatia
Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi.
One Century of an Eigen Value Problem
Chairman : Prof. Satya Deo.
35. Prof. J. N. Kapur.
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A Key Role that Mathematics can Play in Development.
Chairman : Prof. Satya Deo.
36. Prof. B. D. Acharya.
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
Opportunities for Research and Development in Mathematical ciences.
Chairman : Prof. Satya Deo.
Day, Date & Year The Theme
of The Lecture Series
Sr. No. Invited Speaker Title of the talk
Saturday, the 14th April 2001 Information Technology
in India :
Today and Tomorrow
37. Prof. S.P. Navathe
IT in India : Changes Ahead
Chairman : Prof. K. K. Agarwal.
38. Prof. Ram Krishnan
Realizing India's IT Potential.
Chairman : Prof. K. K. Agarwal.
39. Prof. P.C. Sharma
Bio-informatics.
Chairman : Prof. K. K. Agarwal.
40. Prof. M.M. Pant
Internet Based Education :
Practice and Prospects.

Chairman : Prof. S. K. Joshi.
Sunday, the 14th April 2002 Information and Communication Technology
in India :
Today and Tomorrow
41. Prof. Gautam Soni
Indian Software Industry : Prospect and Retrospect
42. Prof. Gautam Soni
Indian Software Industry : Prospect and Retrospect
43. Prof. Alok Bhattacharya
The Current Status of Bio-informatics
2. IMS-Sposored Lectures at various Universities :

Since 1990, every year the Society sponsors popular/semi-technical / technical lectures at number of universities and colleges in India to popularize the mathematics.

During the year, from April 1, 2009 to March 31, 2010, IMS-sponsored lectures were held at following places :

Agra Institute of Basic Science, Khadhari.
Ahmedabad Department of Mathematics, Gujarat University
Ajmer M. P. S. University
Allahabad Harishchandra Research Institute
Aurangabad Department of Mathematics, Dr. B A M University
Chandigarh Center of Advanced Study in Mathematics, Panjab University
Delhi University of Delhi
Jammu Department of Mathematics, University of Jammu
Lucknow Department of Mathematics, Lucknow University
Mysore Mysore University
Nanded S. R. T. Marathawada University
Pune Department of Mathematics, University of Poona
Vadodara Deprtment of Mathematics, The M. S. University of Baroda