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Set Theory and Logic

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Set theory is the foundation of pure mathematics: all of mathematics can be represented in set theory.

Bristol is the pre-eminent UK establishment in which to research and study set theory and the department has a distinguished history in mathematical logic, starting with John Shepherdson who built up the logic group at Bristol in the 1960s & 1970s.

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Department of Mathematics
University Walk
Bristol
BS8 1TW
United Kingdom