Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

One-day conference in Lincoln on words in finite and profinite groups

On Monday the 16th of September 2019, 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

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Algebraic research visits to Lincoln

Prof. Gustavo Fernandez-Alcober (University of the Basque Country, Bilbao) and Dr Şükran Gül (University of the Basque Country, Bilbao) were visiting the Charlotte Scott Research Centre for Algebra in Lincoln … Continue reading

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Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dominik Francoeur

On the 29th of May 2019, during his research visit to the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra, Dominik Francoeur (University of Geneva) gave a talk on “Free subsemigroups in automata … Continue reading

June 4, 2019 · 1 Comment

EPSRC Overseas Travel Grant

Anitha Thillaisundaram has successfully obtained an EPSRC Overseas Travel Grant to visit the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf to collaborate with Benjamin Klopsch on the Hausdorff dimension of pro-p groups.

June 3, 2019 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by Dominik Francoeur

On Wednesday the 29th of May 2019, Dominik Francoeur (University of Geneva) will be giving a seminar on free subsemigroups in automata groups at 3pm in INB 3305. His talk abstract … Continue reading

May 26, 2019 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by Rachel Skipper

On Thursday the 20th of June 2019, Rachel Skipper  (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen and École normale supérieure de Lyon) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar. Her … Continue reading

May 21, 2019 · 1 Comment

Visits to the Autonomous University of Madrid and to the University of the Basque Country

In May 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao to collaborate with Gustavo Fernandez-Alcober, Şükran Gül and Elena Di Domenico on projects involving groups acting … Continue reading

May 18, 2019 · 2 Comments

UK Networking Support Grant

Anitha Thillaisundaram has received a UK Networking Support grant from the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, to invite Professor Dan Segal to speak at a conference on “Words in finite … Continue reading

May 18, 2019 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Chris Bowman

On the 1st of May 2019, Dr Chris Bowman (University of Kent) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk on “Visualising Kronecker and plethysm coefficients”.

May 2, 2019 · 1 Comment

Group Theory conference in Bath

Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the international conference “Engel conditions in groups” in Bath, UK, 24–26 April 2019, where he gave a talk Almost Engel conditions for finite, … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram attended a Functor Categories for Groups conference

On Thursday the 11th of April 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram attended a Functor Categories for Groups conference on Stable Categories at Lancaster University. The next of these Functor Categories for Groups … Continue reading

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Sandro Mattarei’s talk at the British Mathematical Colloquium 2019

Sandro Mattarei gave the opening talk in the Algebra session of the British Mathematical Colloquium 2019, which took place from 8th to 11th April in Lancaster. Sandro spoke about Exponentials … Continue reading

April 11, 2019 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by Chris Bowman

On Wednesday the 1st of May, Chris Bowman (University of Kent) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar. His talk will be at 3pm … Continue reading

April 11, 2019 · 1 Comment

Ice skating excursion to Nottingham

On Saturday the 6th of April 2019, a small group of Lincoln maths students and staff (and others) travelled to the Nottingham Ice Centre. What’s great about this National Ice … Continue reading

April 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith gave the Pure Mathematics Colloquium at the University of St Andrews

Lincoln has one of the newest mathematics programmes in the country, and St Andrews has one of the oldest. On 14th March, Simon travelled from Lincoln to St Andrews to … Continue reading

April 3, 2019 · 1 Comment

Evgeny Khukhro gives a talk in University of Birmingham

On 27 March 2019 Evgeny Khukhro visited University of Birmingham and gave a talk at the Algebra Seminar “Almost Engel compact groups“.  

April 1, 2019 · 1 Comment