Algebra in Lincoln

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Conference “Topics on Groups and their Representations”

Sandro Mattarei gave an invited talk at the conference “Topics on Groups and their Representations”, which was held in Gargnano sul Garda, Italy, on October 9-11, 2017. He talked about “Closed forms for … Continue reading

October 17, 2017 · 1 Comment

Conference “Groups, Rings and the Yang–Baxter equation”

Evgeny Khukhro gave an invited talk at the international conference “Groups, Rings and the Yang–Baxter equation”, which was held in Spa, Belgium, on June 18–24, 2017. He spoke on “Almost Engel finite, profinite, … Continue reading

June 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

Conference in Giessen

Anitha Thillaisundaram attended the Norddeutsches Gruppentheorie Kolloquium at Schloss Rauischholzhausen of the University of Giessen, Germany from June 9th-10th, 2017. She gave a talk in German on “Maximal subgroups of … Continue reading

June 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Algebraic conference in Lincoln

School of Mathematics and Physics conducted the conference “Maximal Conditions and Embeddings of Profinite Groups” in University of Lincoln on 2nd June. The conference was supported by a grant of the London Mathematical … Continue reading

June 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

LARA seminar by Dr Alejandra Garrido

On 30th of May we had a seminar within the Lincoln Algebra Research Afternoons (LARA), with Dr Alejandra Garrido (currently an Alexander von Humboldt research fellow at Duesseldorf) giving a talk … Continue reading

May 30, 2017 · 2 Comments

AMS Special Session at Hunter College, City University of New York

The Special Session on Infinite Permutation Groups, Totally Disconnected Locally Compact Groups and Geometric Group Theory organised by Simon Smith (University of Lincoln) and Delaram Kahrobaei (City University of New York) took … Continue reading

May 8, 2017 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith and Delaram Kahrobaei are organising a conference in New York City with the American Mathematical Society

Simon Smith (University of Lincoln, UK) and Delaram Kahrobaei (City University of New York, USA) are organising a conference on infinite permutation groups, totally disconnected locally compact groups, and geometric … Continue reading

April 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Algebraic conference in Lincoln

A mini-conference “Maximal Conditions and Embeddings of Profinite Groups” will be held at the University of Lincoln, UK, on Friday the 2nd of June 2017. The conference is supported by a grant … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

Grant of the London Mathematical Society

Congratulations to Dr Anitha Thilaisundaram! She has successfully secured a grant of the London Mathematical Society under the ‘Celebrating New Appointments’ scheme, which will support a mini-conference “Maximal conditions and … Continue reading

February 28, 2017 · 5 Comments

4th Biennial Group Theory Conference in Kuala Lumpur

Anitha Thillaisundaram was an invited speaker at the 4th Biennial Group Theory Conference at the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She spoke on branch groups.

February 7, 2017 · 1 Comment

Forthcoming conference “Groups, Rings and the Yang–Baxter equation”

International conference “Groups, Rings and the Yang–Baxter equation” will be held at Domain Sol Cress in the beautiful town of Spa, Belgium, June 18–24, 2017. It will focus  on recent … Continue reading

January 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Simon Smith was at the Banff International Research Station last week

Last week, Simon Smith was at the Banff International Research Station (BIRS) in Canada, where he was an invited speaker at a meeting about permutation groups. BIRS is an isolated station … Continue reading

November 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Conference in Istanbul

In October 19–22 Evgeny Khukhro took part in the international conference BN-Pair (in honour of the 60th birthdays of Alexandre Borovik and Ali Nesin), where he gave the invited talk Elimination of operators … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Great success of the first mathematics conference in Lincoln!

Lincoln School of Mathematics and Physics has conducted on 31st August—2nd September its first mathematics conference “Groups, rings, and their automorphisms”, which was dedicated to Evgeny Khukhro’s 60th birthday. The conference … Continue reading

September 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Professor Zelmanov’s visit

Professor Efim Zelmanov, a recipient of a Fields medal in 1994 for his work in abstract algebra and group theory, will visit the universities of Lincoln and Nottingham from 31 August to … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · 3 Comments

Talk at the conference in Italy

Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the conference  Ischia Group Theory–2016 (Ischia, Italy, 29 March — 3 April). He gave a plenary talk Engel-type subgroups in finite and profinite groups … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · 1 Comment