Algebra in Lincoln

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebra Seminar by Dan Segal

On Wednesday the 25th of April 2018, Professor Dan Segal (University of Oxford) will be visiting the University of Lincoln and giving a seminar on groups of finite upper rank, … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

First public lecture by maths and physics student society

On Monday the 16th of April 2018, the University of Lincoln Maths and Physics Student Society (MAPS) organised their very first public lecture, aided by a London Mathematical Society Undergraduate … Continue reading

April 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by George Willis

On Thursday the 19th of April 2018 at 4pm, George Willis (Newcastle, Australia) will be giving a seminar on “Totally disconnected, locally compact groups” in INB 3305. All are welcome … Continue reading

April 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

LARA seminar by Anitha Thillaisundaram

On Wednesday the 11th of April 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on the von Neumann-Day problem and on growth, as part of the reading group on Amenable Groups. The next LARA … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Algebra Seminar by Martyn Quick

On Wednesday the 18th of April 2018, Martyn Quick (St Andrews) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 3.30pm in INB 3305. His talk details are as follows: … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · 1 Comment

LARA seminar by Evgeny Khukhro

On Wednesday the 14th of March 2018, the third LARA seminar of this semester by given by Evgeny Khukhro on the Foelner condition, following the lecture notes of Alejandra Garrido. … Continue reading

March 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

One-day conference in Lincoln on totally disconnected locally compact groups

On Friday the 13th of April 2018, 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

March 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Presentations by third-year maths students

On Monday the 12th of March 2018, our third-year maths students each presented a 7-minute review of a mathematical paper of their choice. Well done to all our third-year students … Continue reading

March 14, 2018 · 1 Comment

Staff and student excursion to Tattershall Castle

On Saturday the 10th of March 2018, a small student-staff group visited Tattershall Castle, a National Trust site about 40 minutes away. Here are some pictures of the grounds, including … Continue reading

March 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a seminar at the Nottingham Trent University

On Thursday the 8th of March 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Mathematical Sciences Research Seminar at the Nottingham Trent University. The title of her talk was “Hausdorff dimension of … Continue reading

March 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Ice-skating in Nottingham

On Saturday, the 3rd of March 2018, a group of 11 staff and students plus friends travelled to Nottingham to spend the afternoon ice-skating at the Ice Arena. We also … Continue reading

March 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Contribution to the LMS Newsletter

For the London Mathematical Society March Newsletter, Anitha Thillaisundaram contributed to an “Excelling at Interview” article, which is aimed at early career researchers. The Newsletter can be accessed at the … Continue reading

March 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Paper accepted by the Israel Journal of Mathematics

A paper by Benjamin Klopsch, Anitha Thillaisundaram and Amaia Zugadi-Reizabal on “Hausdorff dimensions in p-adic analytic groups” has been accepted by the Israel Journal of Mathematics.

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Algebra Seminar by Stacey Law

On Wednesday the 14th of February, Stacey Law (Cambridge) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a talk on the p’-subgraph of the Young graph, at 3pm in INB 3305. Please … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

LARA Seminar by Callum Burrows

On Wednesday the 7th of February, Callum Burrows gave the first of this semester’s LARA seminars on “The origins of amenability”. The plan for this semester is to have a … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dr Rachel Newton

  On Friday the 9th of February 2018, Rachel Newton (University of Reading) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 2.30pm in INB 3305. All are welcome to … Continue reading

February 4, 2018 · 1 Comment