Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

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 · 1 Comment

Algebraic conference in Lincoln on totally disconnected locally compact groups

On Friday the 13th of April 2018 a one-day algebraic conference was conducted at the University of Lincoln “The category of totally disconnected locally compact groups“.  The conference was supported … Continue reading

April 15, 2018 · 2 Comments

International conference “Group Theory Ischia–2018”

Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the conference “Ischia Group Theory–2018″ (Ischia, Italy, 19–24 March). He gave a plenary talk Almost Engel compact groups on 23 March. This biennial conference is an influential forum … Continue reading

April 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

British Mathematical Colloquium-2018

British Mathematical Colloquium-2018 will be held in St Andrews on 11–14 June. Congratulations to Dr Simon Smith who is an invited speaker at this largest annual pure mathematics conference!

March 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

One-day conference in Lincoln on totally disconnected locally compact groups

On Friday the 13th of April 2018, there will be a one-day meeting at the University of Lincoln as part of the London Mathematical Society Joint Research Group on Functor … Continue reading

March 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Forthcoming conference on Group Theory

International conference “Ischia Group Theory 2018” will be held in Ischia (Naples, Italy) from Monday, March 19th, to Friday, March 23rd, 2018. Evgeny Khukhro is one of the invited speakers.

January 15, 2018 · 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 · 3 Comments

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