Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebraic conference in Lancaster

Sandro Mattarei gave an invited talk at the Workshop on Non-associative Algebras and Applications, which was held at the University of Lancaster from 9th to 13th July 2018.
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Sandro spoke about grading switching, a technique based on certain generalized exponentials to obtain new gradings of algebras in positive characteristic. This results from a collaboration with Marina Avitabile (University of Milano Bicocca), takes inspiration from toral switching, a crucial technique in the classification of simple modular Lie algebras, and extends its applicability to arbitrary non-associative algebras and gradings of more general types.

Despite the disruptions on Friday 13th (!) caused by a power outage affecting a large part of Lancaster, the workshop was a success and allowed plenty of discussions among researchers in various areas of the wide theory of non-associative algebras.

2 comments on “Algebraic conference in Lancaster

  1. Evgeny Khukhro
    July 21, 2018

    Reblogged this on Maths & Physics News.

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  2. Prof Waqar Ahmed
    July 21, 2018

    Keep up the wonderful work in raising the profile of the school and the university.

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This entry was posted on July 21, 2018 by in Conferences, Recent places, research, Talks and visits.
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