Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Anitha Thillaisundaram attended a Functor Categories for Groups conference

On Thursday the 11th of April 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram attended a Functor Categories for Groups conference on Stable Categories at Lancaster University. The next of these Functor Categories for Groups … Continue reading

April 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sandro Mattarei’s talk at the British Mathematical Colloquium 2019

Sandro Mattarei gave the opening talk in the Algebra session of the British Mathematical Colloquium 2019, which took place from 8th to 11th April in Lancaster. Sandro spoke about Exponentials … Continue reading

April 11, 2019 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram presented a poster at the House of Commons

On Wednesday the 13th of March 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram presented a poster on her research on Hausdorff dimensions of pro-p groups at the House of Commons in London. This was … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · 1 Comment

Forthcoming conference on Group Theory

International conference “Engel conditions in groups” will be held in Bath on 24–26 April 2019. Evgeny Khukhro is one of the invited speakers.

March 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram selected for “STEM for BRITAIN 2019” in the House of Commons

Anitha Thillaisundaram has been selected to display her poster at the House of Commons on Wednesday 13th March in the Mathematical Sciences Session of “STEM for BRITAIN 2019” competition. Anitha’s … Continue reading

February 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram attended a Functor Categories for Groups Conference in Lancaster

On Friday the 7th of December 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram participated in the Functor Categories for Groups Meeting on Graphs and Groups in Lancaster University. There were three interesting talks, on … Continue reading

December 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Renewal of London Mathematical Society Research Grant

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

November 1, 2018 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith was an invited speaker at the ICMS in Edinburgh

In September, the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences held the workshop From permutation groups to model theory. It was a workshop inspired by the research interests of Dugald Macpherson, in honour of … Continue reading

October 8, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Functor Categories for Groups Meeting on Hausdorff Dimension

On Friday the 21st of September 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Functor Categories for Groups Meeting on Hausdorff Dimension. The meeting took place at the Senate House (Royal Holloway) … Continue reading

September 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

3 Lincoln mathematicians attended a conference in Oxford

From 3rd–7th September 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram, Sandro Mattarei and Simon Smith were at the “Groups, Geometry and Representations” conference in Oxford, celebrating the birthdays of Aner Shalev and Dan Segal. … Continue reading

September 10, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebraic conference in Lancaster

Sandro Mattarei gave an invited talk at the Workshop on Non-associative Algebras and Applications, which was held at the University of Lancaster from 9th to 13th July 2018. Sandro spoke … Continue reading

July 21, 2018 · 2 Comments

Trees, Dynamics and Locally Compact Groups in Düsselforf

Last week a contingent from the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra at the University of Lincoln went to Düsseldorf, for the conference Trees, Dynamics and Locally Compact Groups that was … Continue reading

July 6, 2018 · 1 Comment

Evgeny Khukhro’s talk at Norddeutsches Gruppentheorie-Kolloquium 2018

Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at Norddeutsches Gruppentheorie-Kolloquium 2018 in Braunschweig, 29–30 June 2018, where he gave a talk Almost Engel compact groups.    

July 2, 2018 · 1 Comment

British Mathematical Colloquium, days 3 and 4

Originally posted on Peter Cameron's Blog:
The day began with the plenary talk by Paul Seymour, whom I’ve known for longer than almost anyone else at the meeting. He…

June 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Simon Smith’s talk at the British Mathematical Colloquium 2018

On Wednesday 13 June 2018, Simon Smith gave his prestigious “morning lecture” at the British Mathematical Colloquium 2018, held this year at the University of St Andrews. The BMC is … Continue reading

June 15, 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 · 2 Comments