Algebra in Lincoln

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebraic conference in Lincoln on totally disconnected locally compact groups

On Friday the 13th of April 2018 a one-day algebraic conference was conducted at the University of Lincoln “The category of totally disconnected locally compact groups“.  The conference was supported … Continue reading

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Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Martyn Quick

On Wednesday the 18th of April 2018, Martyn Quick (St Andrews) visited Lincoln and gave a talk “Presentations for Thompson’s infinite simple group V and some of its generalisations“. Abstract: Thompson’s … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dan Segal

On Wednesday the 25th of April 2018, Professor Dan Segal (University of Oxford) will be visiting the University of Lincoln and giving a seminar on groups of finite upper rank, … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

First public lecture by maths and physics student society

On Monday the 16th of April 2018, the University of Lincoln Maths and Physics Student Society (MAPS) organised their very first public lecture, aided by a London Mathematical Society Undergraduate … Continue reading

April 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by George Willis

On Thursday the 19th of April 2018 at 4pm, George Willis (Newcastle, Australia) will be giving a seminar on “Totally disconnected, locally compact groups” in INB 3305. All are welcome … Continue reading

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LARA seminar by Anitha Thillaisundaram

On Wednesday the 11th of April 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on the von Neumann-Day problem and on growth, as part of the reading group on Amenable Groups. The next LARA … Continue reading

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Algebra Seminar by Martyn Quick

On Wednesday the 18th of April 2018, Martyn Quick (St Andrews) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 3.30pm in INB 3305. His talk details are as follows: … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · 1 Comment

International conference “Group Theory Ischia–2018”

Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the conference “Ischia Group Theory–2018″ (Ischia, Italy, 19–24 March). He gave a plenary talk Almost Engel compact groups on 23 March. This biennial conference is an influential forum … Continue reading

April 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

British Mathematical Colloquium-2018

British Mathematical Colloquium-2018 will be held in St Andrews on 11–14 June. Congratulations to Dr Simon Smith who is an invited speaker at this largest annual pure mathematics conference!

March 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

LARA seminar by Evgeny Khukhro

On Wednesday the 14th of March 2018, the third LARA seminar of this semester by given by Evgeny Khukhro on the Foelner condition, following the lecture notes of Alejandra Garrido. … Continue reading

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One-day conference in Lincoln on totally disconnected locally compact groups

On Friday the 13th of April 2018, there will be a one-day meeting at the University of Lincoln as part of the London Mathematical Society Joint Research Group on Functor … Continue reading

March 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Presentations by third-year maths students

On Monday the 12th of March 2018, our third-year maths students each presented a 7-minute review of a mathematical paper of their choice. Well done to all our third-year students … Continue reading

March 14, 2018 · 1 Comment

Staff and student excursion to Tattershall Castle

On Saturday the 10th of March 2018, a small student-staff group visited Tattershall Castle, a National Trust site about 40 minutes away. Here are some pictures of the grounds, including … Continue reading

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Charlotte Scott Research Centre for Algebra opens in Lincoln

Originally posted on Maths & Physics News:
On 7 February 2018 President of the London Mathematical Society Prof. Caroline Series FRS inaugurated the new research centre in the University of…

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Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a seminar at the Nottingham Trent University

On Thursday the 8th of March 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Mathematical Sciences Research Seminar at the Nottingham Trent University. The title of her talk was “Hausdorff dimension of … Continue reading

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Ice-skating in Nottingham

On Saturday, the 3rd of March 2018, a group of 11 staff and students plus friends travelled to Nottingham to spend the afternoon ice-skating at the Ice Arena. We also … Continue reading

March 4, 2018 · 1 Comment