## June 2020 update for the “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)”

An update for the current 19th edition of “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)” is posted. A few new solutions and new references appear, both for problems from the latest section … Continue reading

## New applications of Lie ring methods in a joint work of Lincoln and Brasilia algebraists

In a new joint work, Evgeny Khukhro (Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (University of Brasilia) succeeded in applying two different Lie ring methods in the study of profinite groups with automorphisms … Continue reading

## Algebraists of Lincoln and Brasilia forge ahead research collaboration despite adversity

Despite current disruptions to international travel and cancelled conferences, Evgeny Khukhro continues fruitful collaboration with Pavel Shumyatsky (University of Brasilia) on profinite and compact groups satisfying generalized Engel conditions. Their … Continue reading

## New paper of a Lincoln algebraist in a high-ranking mathematical journal

New paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Compact groups with countable Engel sinks” has been accepted for publication in one of the highest-ranking mathematical … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Daniel Woodhouse

On Wednesday the 26th of February 2020, Dr Daniel Woodhouse (University of Oxford) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “Leighton’s graph covering theorem”. Abstract: Leighton’s … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Iker de las Heras

On the 22nd of January 2020, Iker de las Heras (University of the Basque Country) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “Hausdorff dimension and Hausdorff spectra … Continue reading

## 5th Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics by Marcus du Sautoy OBE FRS

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On 15th of January, Professor Marcus du Sautoy OBE FRS (University of Oxford) delivered the 5th Annual Boole Lecture “The Creativity Code“. At…

## Forthcoming conference on group theory

Evgeny Khukhro is an invited speaker at the forthcoming international conference “Ischia Group Theory 2020”, which will take place in Ischia (Italy), from 30th of March to 4th of April, … Continue reading

## December 2019 update for the “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)”

An update for the current 19th edition of “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)” is posted. Precious few new solutions appear, both of problems from the latest section and from the … Continue reading

## Xmas lunch 2019

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On Wednesday 18 December 2019 the school staff had our traditional Christmas lunch at Branston Hall Hotel. Our special guest was Professor Anna…

## LARA Seminar by Elena Di Domenico

On Thursday the 5th of December 2019, Elena Di Domenico (University of Trento and University of the Basque Country, Bilbao), who is in Lincoln visiting the Charlotte Scott Research Centre … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Prof. Colva Roney-Dougal

On the 20th of November 2019, Prof. Colva Roney-Dougal (University of St Andrews) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “Polynomial-time proofs that groups are hyperbolic”. Abstract: A … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Matthew Conder

On the 13th of November 2019, Matthew Conder (University of Cambridge) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “Discrete and free two-generated subgroups of SL2 over non-archimedean … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Prof. Chris Parker

On the 6th of November 2019, Prof. Chris Parker (University of Birmingham) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “Calculating all possible conjugacy on p-groups”. Abstract: In this … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Charles Eaton

On the 9th of October 2019, Dr Charles Eaton (University of Manchester) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “Morita equivalence of blocks”. Abstract: I will introduce … Continue reading

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Isobel Webster

On the 25th of September 2019 Isobel Webster (University of Leeds) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “A lattice isomorphism theorem for cluster groups of type A”. … Continue reading