# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Cardiff: Cardiff 1959.

The enrolment was 168.

Organisers were J L B Cooper

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

#### The plenary speakers were:

 Hirsch, K A Abelian groups Köthee, G Algebraic problems in infinite dimensional spaces Mahler, K Theory of numbers

#### The morning speakers were:

 Hammersley, J M Percolation processes Hilton, P J Lusternic-Schnitelmann category in homotopy theory Horrocks, G Invariants of algebraic varieties Munn, W D Irreducible matrix representations of semigroups Noble, M E Some boundary properties of power series Rees, D Problems of commutative algebra Scott, D B Weir, A J Specialisations Williamson, J H Spectral theory