Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Research grant awarded from the University of Duesseldorf

Anitha Thillaisundaram has successfully secured a research grant to visit the Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf. This grant is part of the StayConnected@HHU Programme by the Junior Scientist and International … Continue reading

May 30, 2018 · 2 Comments

Maths Trip to Green’s Mill and Wollaton Hall

On Friday the 25th of May 2018, we had our annual maths trip to Green’s Mill and Wollaton Hall in Nottingham. At the Green’s Mill museum, one is greeted with … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by Sam Morley

On Wednesday the 23rd of May 2018, Sam Morley (Nottingham Trent University) will be visiting the University of Lincoln and giving a seminar on “Extensions of uniform algebras” at 2.30pm … Continue reading

May 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram speaks at the Women in Mathematics meeting in Cambridge

On Monday, the 30th of April 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on “Hausdorff dimension of pro-p groups – history and open problems” at the Women in Mathematics 2-day meeting at the … Continue reading

May 2, 2018 · 1 Comment

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 · 1 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