Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebra Seminar: talk by Olga Varghese

On Wednesday the 18th of May 2022, Olga Varghese (Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg) virtually visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and Lund University and gave a talk … Continue reading

May 18, 2022 · 1 Comment

Lincoln maths student gets a PhD position at an Algebra research group in Düsseldorf

Congratulations to our Year 4 Maths Masters student Thomas Smith with getting a PhD position at the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf! Building on excellent result of his mathematics studies in Lincoln, … Continue reading

May 10, 2022 · Leave a comment

Kourovka Forum: talk by Dan Segal

Originally posted on Kourovka Notebook:
On Thursday the 17-th of February, 2022, Dan Segal (All Souls College, Oxford) will give an online talk “Groups, rings, logic” at 20:00 Novosibirsk time…

February 11, 2022 · Leave a comment

New 20-th edition of the “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)”

“Kourovka Notebook” is a famous collection of open problems in group theory proposed by hundreds of mathematicians from all over the world. It has been published every 2-4 years since … Continue reading

February 8, 2022 · 1 Comment

Kourovka Forum: talk by Alex Lubotzky

Originally posted on Kourovka Notebook:
On Thursday the 3rd of February, 2022, Alex Lubotzky (Weizmann Institute and Hebrew University, Israel) will give an online talk “Stability and testability of permutations’…

February 2, 2022 · Leave a comment

Re-launch of Kourovka Forum

Originally posted on Kourovka Notebook:
A new series of online seminars “Kourovka Forum” will be launched in  February of 2022: http://mca.nsu.ru/kourovkaforum/ .  The first seminar in the new series will…

January 18, 2022 · Leave a comment

New member of staff: Dr Paula M Lins de Araujo

Paula M Lins de Araujo joined the School of Mathematics and Physics in University of Lincoln as a Lecturer in Pure Mathematics. She got her Bachelor’s degree in 2012 at University … Continue reading

January 10, 2022 · 1 Comment

Research 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) “Strong conciseness of Engel words in profinite groups” has been accepted for publication in a high-ranking  mathematical … Continue reading

November 25, 2021 · 1 Comment

October 2021 update and preparation of the new edition of the “Kourovka Notebook”

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

October 9, 2021 · 1 Comment

Lincoln algebraist takes up a position at Lund University, Sweden

In September of 2021 a former Lincoln algebraist Dr Anitha Thillaisundaram took up a Senior Lecturer position at Lund University (Sweden). Her colleagues and friends at Lincoln School of Mathematics … Continue reading

September 21, 2021 · 1 Comment

Lincoln–Lund algebra research seminar

The algebra research seminar resumes work in 2021–22 as a joint venture of Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra of University of Lincoln (UK) and Centre for Mathematical Sciences of Lund … Continue reading

September 18, 2021 · 2 Comments

Call for new problems for the new edition of “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)”

Evgeny Khukhro (University of Lincoln) and Victor Mazurov (Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk) announced the beginning of the preparation of the new 20th edition of the “Kourovka Notebook” , a … Continue reading

September 6, 2021 · 1 Comment

June 2021 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

June 14, 2021 · 1 Comment

New paper accepted by Monatshefte für Mathematik

New paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Profinite groups with an automorphism of prime order whose fixed points have finite Engel sinks” has been accepted for … Continue reading

April 20, 2021 · Leave a comment

Forthcoming conference on group theory

Evgeny Khukhro is one of the main speakers at the forthcoming international conference “Ischia Group Theory 2020/2021”, which will now take place online on 25-26 March 2021 (originally planned to … Continue reading

March 23, 2021 · 1 Comment

New paper accepted by Israel Journal of Mathematics

New paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “On profinite groups with automorphisms whose fixed points have countable Engel sinkss” has been accepted for publication … Continue reading

March 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

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