Eleventh British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Cardiff: 16 - 18 September 1959     

The enrolment was 168.    The chairman was J L B Cooper and the secretary was N J S Hughes.

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

General Meeting Minutes for 1959

Committee Meeting Minutes for 1959

The plenary speakers were:

Hirsch, K AAbelian groups
Köthee, GAlgebraic problems in infinite dimensional spaces
Mahler, KTheory of numbers

The morning speakers were:

Hammersley, J MPercolation processes
Hilton, P JLusternic-Schnitelmann category in homotopy theory
Horrocks, GInvariants of algebraic varieties
Munn, W DIrreducible matrix representations of semigroups
Noble, M ESome boundary properties of power series
Rees, DProblems of commutative algebra
Scott, D B
Weir, A JSpecialisations
Williamson, J HSpectral theory