Nineth British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Nottingham: 11 - 13 September 1957     

The enrolment was 173.    The chairman was D Northcott and the secretary was M E Noble.

Minutes of meetings, etc. are available by clicking on a link below

General Meeting Minutes for 1957

Committee Meeting Minutes for 1957

The plenary speakers were:

Erdos, PProblems and results on interpolation and polynomial approximation
Higman, GCohomology, invariant matrices and p-groups
Jessen, BThe distribution of values of the Riemann zeta function

The morning speakers were:

Atiyah, M FA survey of complex manifolds
Cohn, P MLie algebras
du Val, PQuaternions and polytopes in four dimensions
Farahat, H KRepresentation theory
Flett, T MSome inequalities of Zygmund, Littlewood and Paley
Gravett, K A HValuations and embeddings
James, I MMappings of spheres into spheres
Kuttner, BDifferences of fractional order
Roth, K F