# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Durham: Durham 1953.

The enrolment was 146.

Organisers were Milne-Thomson

### Minutes of meetings, etc. are available at the links below

#### The plenary speakers were:

Rado, R | Existence combinatorics -- order in chaos |

Walker, A G | Differential geometry in the large |

#### The morning speakers were:

Barratt, M G | The calculation of homotopy groups |

Cooper, J L B | Critical point methods of functional analysis |

Mahler, K | Transformation of analytic functions by rational functions |

Pitt, H R | Convergence of Fourier series |

Rankin, R A | The Minkowski-Hajos theorem on linear forms and the factorisation of abelian groups |

Stone, A H | Coverings of topological spaces |

Weston, J D | Convolution algebras |

Whitehead, J H C | The elements of homotopy theory |

Wright, E M | A problem about prime numbers |