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
In May 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao to collaborate with Gustavo Fernandez-Alcober, Sukran Gul and Elena Di Domenico on projects involving groups acting … Continue reading
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
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”.
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
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
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
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
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
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
On 27 March 2019 Evgeny Khukhro visited University of Birmingham and gave a talk at the Algebra Seminar “Almost Engel compact groups“.
On the 27th of March 2019, Dr Joanna Fawcett (Imperial College, London) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk on “Tree-homogeneous graphs”. Abstract: Let be a class … Continue reading
On Wednesday the 27th of March 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on her research on Hausdorff dimensions in group theory at the Bishop Grosseteste University, as part of the Girls in … Continue reading
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 solved. (But … Continue reading
A new paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln), Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia), and Gunnar Traustason (Univ. of Bath) “Right Engel-type subgroups and length parameters of finite groups” has been … Continue reading
On Wednesday the 13th of March 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram presented a poster on her research on Hausdorff dimensions of pro-p groups at the House of Commons in London. This was … Continue reading