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Annual Charlotte Scott Lecture in Mathematics

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Indra’s Pearls: A mathematical adventure a public lecture by Professor Caroline Series FRS University of Warwick; LMS President-Designate 2017 Wednesday, 7th of February…

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Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics

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What is Mathematics Education, Really? a public lecture by Professor Alexandre Borovik (University of Manchester) Thursday, 2nd of November 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm Newton…

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Call for new problems and update for Kourovka Notebook

The preparation of the new 19th edition of the “Kourovka Notebook” in underway. Everybody is welcome to propose new problems to be included in the new edition. Problems may “belong” to those … Continue reading

September 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

New paper accepted in Finite Fields and Their Applications

The paper by Sandro Mattarei and Marco Pizzato, Generalizations of self-reciprocal polynomials, has been accepted for publication in Finite Fields and Their Applications. (See also https://arxiv.org/pdf/1609.07677.pdf.) Abstract: A formula for the number of monic … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

New year – new look

Celebrating 3rd year of our blog and of our Algebra Group we made an uplift of our blog visual style from a more traditional theme Sandbox 1.6.2 to a slicker and … Continue reading

August 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

New result of collaboration of mathematicians of Lincoln and Brasilia

During his recent trip to Brazil Evgeny Khukhro completed a new joint paper with Prof Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Finite groups with Engel sinks of bounded rank” (available on ArXiv). … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · 1 Comment

Visit to Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf

In July, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of Duesseldorf and made significant progress on her joint paper “The normal Hausdorff spectrum of pro-p groups” with Benjamin Klopsch and Amaia Zugadi-Reizabal. … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · 1 Comment

Dr Stephen P. Glasby from the University of Western Australia visited the University of Lincoln

Dr Stephen P. Glasby from the University of Western Australia’s Centre for the Mathematics of Symmetry and Computation visited Dr Simon Smith at the University of Lincoln School of Mathematics … Continue reading

August 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Maths & Physics at Lincoln: EDT Headstart residential course

The University of Lincoln has hosted a EDT Headstart  residential, where thirty students in Year 12 from all over the country have stayed from 10th to 13th July to get an introduction … Continue reading

July 23, 2017 · 1 Comment

New paper accepted in Journal of Number Theory

The paper by Sandro Mattarei and Roberto Tauraso, From generating series to polynomial congruences, has been accepted for publication in Journal of Number Theory. (You may find the final version in preprint form at https://arxiv.org/pdf/1703.02322.pdf.) … Continue reading

July 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

International accolade for Lincoln’s leading algebraist

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Dr Evgeny Khukhro and The President of the University of Brasilia Professor Márcia Abrahão Moura On 3 July a ceremony was held in…

July 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Industrial and Financial Mathematics module in Lincoln

Mathematics students in their second year gave great feedback on their Industrial and Financial Mathematics module. This module is intended to showcase some of the industrial applications of mathematics, with … Continue reading

July 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

MEQ results: the best school in the University

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As a result of the latest Module Evaluation by students (MEQ) the School of Mathematics and Physics came first amongst all the school…

June 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Conference “Groups, Rings and the Yang–Baxter equation”

Evgeny Khukhro gave an invited talk at the international conference “Groups, Rings and the Yang–Baxter equation”, which was held in Spa, Belgium, on June 18–24, 2017. He spoke on “Almost Engel finite, profinite, … Continue reading

June 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

Maths and physics outreach lectures in Isaac Newton Building

  On Tuesday, 9th May 2017, the Lecture Theater of the Isaac Newton Building, was used for the first time for an outreach event, organised by Sandro Mattarei in collaboration … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · 2 Comments

Maths & Physics at Lincoln: EDT Headstart residential course

On 11th July 2017 several members of the School of Mathematics and Physics will contribute lectures and workshops to a Headstart residential course at the University of Lincoln (see EDT Headstart). … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · 1 Comment