Algebra in Lincoln

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebra Seminar by Dr Maurice Chiodo

On Wednesday the 24th of January, Maurice Chiodo, from the University of Cambridge, will be visiting Lincoln and giving a Seminar at 3pm in INB 3305. His talk title is … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dr Henry Bradford

On Wednesday the 20th of December 2017, Henry Bradford, from the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 2.30pm in INB 3305. His talk title is … Continue reading

December 19, 2017 · 1 Comment

Seminar by Jonathan Crofts (NTU)

On Tuesday the 12th of December at 2pm in JUN0001,  Jonathan Crofts from Nottingham Trent University will be giving a seminar on “Complex brain networks in health, development and disease”, … Continue reading

December 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the University of St Andrews’ Pure Mathematics Colloquium

On the 23rd of November 2017, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on branch groups at the Pure Mathematics Colloquium at the University of St Andrews. She began her talk with the Burnside … Continue reading

November 30, 2017 · 1 Comment

Excursion to Donna Nook Nature Reserve and Cleethorpes

This School of Maths and Physics staff-student-family-and-friends trip took us to the Donna Nook Nature Reserve to see the seals, and later to Cleethorpes for the afternoon. Due to low … Continue reading

November 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Professor Brita Nucinkis

On Wednesday the 15th of November, Professor Brita Nucinkis (Royal Holloway, University of London) visited School of Mathematics and Physics in Lincoln. She gave a talk “Centralisers in generalised Thompson … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 · 1 Comment

Up the cathedral tower

On Wednesday the 8th of November, a small group of maths staff and students climbed up to the highest point in Lincoln, led by cathedral volunteers.

November 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Eugenio Giannelli

On Tuesday the 7th of November, Eugenio Giannelli, from the University of Cambridge,  visited the School of Mathematics and Physics. He gave an algebra seminar on the topic: “Restriction of … Continue reading

November 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gives a seminar in Royal Holloway

On Wednesday the 4th of October 2017, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a seminar on branch groups at Royal Holloway, University of London.

November 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

A London Mathematical Society Research Grant

Nadia Mazza, Brita Nucinkis, Rachel Camina and Anitha Thillaisundaram successfully secured a London Mathematical Society Research Grant. This grant will go towards organising three one-day meetings in April, September and … Continue reading

October 26, 2017 · 2 Comments

LARA seminar by Valentina Iusa

The first LARA seminar of this academic year was held on the 24th of October and was given by Valentina Iusa. She spoke about her research on the nilpotency class … Continue reading

October 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gives a pure mathematics colloquium at Lancaster University

On Wednesday the 18th of October 2017, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on branch groups at the Pure Mathematics Colloquium of Lancaster University.

October 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

School of Maths and Physics at Lincoln Cathedral’s Organ Celebration

This staff-student-family-and-friends venture took us to Lincoln Cathedral on the evening of Friday the 13th. Our group, spanning from a 13-month-old to grandparents, witnessed a wonderful concert by the organists … Continue reading

October 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

School of Maths and Physics contributes 120 miles to the Walk A Million campaign in Lincolnshire

On Saturday the 30th of September 2017, the students and staff of the School of Mathematics and Physics hiked a 10-mile section of the Viking Trail, from Navenby to Lincoln, … Continue reading

October 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

Visit by Jack Button

Dr Jack Button (Cambridge) visited the School of Mathematics and Physics on the 27th of September 2017. He gave a talk “Finitely generated linear groups — basic concepts and some examples” … Continue reading

September 28, 2017 · 1 Comment

Visit to Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf

In July, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of Duesseldorf and made significant progress on her joint paper “The normal Hausdorff spectrum of pro-p groups” with Benjamin Klopsch and Amaia Zugadi-Reizabal. … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · 1 Comment