Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Simon Smith was an invited speaker at the ICMS in Edinburgh

In September, the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences held the workshop From permutation groups to model theory. It was a workshop inspired by the research interests of Dugald Macpherson, in honour of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Advanced Topics of Mathematics Seminars

Over the next weeks, we will have a series of academic visitors from various universities across the UK, to give talks on their research, as part of the Advanced Topics … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Elisa Postinghel

On Wednesday the 17th of October 2018, Dr Elisa Postinghel (Loughborough University) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk  “Polynomial interpolation in algebraic geometry”. … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · 1 Comment

Research talk by Eleftherios Siamantouras

On Tuesday the 16th of October 2018, Eleftherios Siamantouras spoke about his research on nanomechanical characterisation of soft biological materials, as part of the Advanced Topics of Mathematics module.

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Algebra seminar by Simon Blackburn

On Wednesday the 14th of November 2018, Simon Blackburn (Royal Holloway, University of London) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar on “Cryptography using … Continue reading

October 16, 2018 · 1 Comment

Advanced Topics Seminar by Eleftherios Siamantouras

On Tuesday the 16th of October 2018, Eleftherios Siamantouras (University of Lincoln) will be speaking on “Nanomechanical characterisation of soft biological materials (using atomic force microscopy)” as part of the … Continue reading

October 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Martin Edjvet

On Wednesday the 7th of November 2018, Martin Edjvet (University of Nottingham) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a talk on “Relative asphericity and proving … Continue reading

October 12, 2018 · 1 Comment

Advanced Topics seminars by Anastasia Kisil and Richard Webb

On Tuesday the 9th of October 2018, as part of the Advanced Topics of Mathematics module, Anastasia Kisil (University of Cambridge) and Richard Webb (University of Cambridge) spoke at the … Continue reading

October 9, 2018 · 1 Comment

Update for latest edition of the “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)”

An update for the current 19th edition of “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)” is  posted.  Several problems, both from the latest section and from the previous ones, have now been … Continue reading

October 5, 2018 · 1 Comment

LARA seminar by Anitha Thillaisundaram

On Wednesday the 3rd of October 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave the first LARA seminar of this semester. She spoke on Hausdorff dimension of pro-p groups and in particular on her … Continue reading

October 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Advanced Topics Seminar by Richard Webb

On Tuesday the 9th of October 2018, Richard Webb (University of Cambridge) will be visiting the University of Lincoln and giving a talk on his research, as part of the … Continue reading

October 3, 2018 · 1 Comment

Advanced Topics Seminar by Anastasia Kisil

On Tuesday the 9th of October 2018, Anastasia Kisil (University of Cambridge) will be visiting the University of Lincoln and giving a talk on her research, as part of the … Continue reading

October 3, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Functor Categories for Groups Meeting on Hausdorff Dimension

On Friday the 21st of September 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Functor Categories for Groups Meeting on Hausdorff Dimension. The meeting took place at the Senate House (Royal Holloway) … Continue reading

September 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by Elisa Postinghel

On Wednesday the 17th of October 2018, Elisa Postinghel (Loughborough University) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar on “Polynomial interpolation in algebraic geometry”, … Continue reading

September 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

3 Lincoln mathematicians attended a conference in Oxford

From 3rd–7th September 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram, Sandro Mattarei and Simon Smith were at the “Groups, Geometry and Representations” conference in Oxford, celebrating the birthdays of Aner Shalev and Dan Segal. … Continue reading

September 10, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a research talk at the FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany

On Friday the 31st of August 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a talk (in German) on “Maximal subgroups of branch groups” at the FernUniversität in Hagen. She spoke about her joint … Continue reading

August 31, 2018 · 1 Comment