Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Conference in Lincoln “Words in finite and profinite groups”

On Monday the 16th of September 2019, there will be a one-day conference Words in finite and profinite groups at the University of Lincoln as part of the London Mathematical Society Joint … Continue reading

June 10, 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

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

April 12, 2019 · Leave a 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

Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Bishop Grosseteste University

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

March 27, 2019 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram presented a poster at the House of Commons

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

March 20, 2019 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Joanna Fawcett

On Wednesday the 27th of March 2019, Joanna Fawcett (Imperial College London) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar. Her talk will be at … Continue reading

March 14, 2019 · 1 Comment

Staff Mobility Award from the Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies

Anitha Thillaisundaram has recently been awarded a Staff Mobility Award from the Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies to support the research visit of Dr Rachel Skipper in June 2019. Dr … Continue reading

March 12, 2019 · 2 Comments

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Alina Vdovina

On the 27th of February 2019, Dr Alina Vdovina (Newcastle University) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk on “Ramanujan cubical complexes as higher-dimensional … Continue reading

February 27, 2019 · 1 Comment

Two London Mathematical Society Research Grants

Anitha Thillaisundaram successfully secured a London Mathematical Society Scheme 2 Visits to the UK Grant and a London Mathematical Society Scheme 4 Research in Pairs Grant. The Scheme 2 grant … Continue reading

February 23, 2019 · 4 Comments