Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Update for latest edition of 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.  Several problems, both from the latest section and from the previous ones, have now been … Continue reading

October 5, 2018 · 1 Comment

LARA seminar by Anitha Thillaisundaram

On Wednesday the 3rd of October 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave the first LARA seminar of this semester. She spoke on Hausdorff dimension of pro-p groups and in particular on her … Continue reading

October 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Fruits of research collaboration of algebraists of Lincoln and Brasilia

During Evgeny Khukhro’s research visit to University of Brasilia in July of 2018 (supported by a grant of CNPq-Brazil) two research projects came to fruition, and a third one is … Continue reading

July 30, 2018 · 1 Comment

Paper accepted for publication

A new paper by Sandro Mattarei (University of Lincoln) and Marina Avitabile (University of Milano Bicocca) has been accepted for publication in Aequationes Mathematicae. Crucial progress on the paper was … Continue reading

July 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Paper accepted for publication

Congratulations to our PhD student Valentina Iusa on her first paper being accepted for publication in Monatshefte für Mathematik! Valentina’s paper, which bears the title “On the nilpotency class of … Continue reading

July 21, 2018 · 3 Comments

Special issue of Journal of Algebra dedicated to Prof. Efim Zelmanov

A special issue of Journal of Algebra has just appeared dedicated to Prof. Efim Zelmanov on occasion of his 60th birthday (many of the papers were also reported at the corresponding … Continue reading

June 22, 2018 · 1 Comment

Update for latest edition of 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.  Several problems, both from the latest section and from the previous ones, have now been … Continue reading

June 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

New 19th 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

May 10, 2018 · 1 Comment

Paper accepted by the Israel Journal of Mathematics

A paper by Benjamin Klopsch, Anitha Thillaisundaram and Amaia Zugadi-Reizabal on “Hausdorff dimensions in p-adic analytic groups” has been accepted by the Israel Journal of Mathematics.

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

New paper in a high-ranking journal

Congratulations to Dr Simon Smith on his paper being published in Duke Mathematical Journal, one of the most prestigious and highest-ranking journals in mathematics! In this paper, “A Product for … Continue reading

February 14, 2018 · 2 Comments

New paper accepted for publication

New paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Finite groups with Engel sinks of bounded rank”  has been accepted for publication in Glasgow Mathematical Journal. … Continue reading

December 3, 2017 · 1 Comment

New Research Highlights brochure

Originally posted on Maths & Physics News:
The new “Research Highlights 2015–2017” brochure has now been printed. This booklet contains brief descriptions of some of the best achievements of the…

October 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

Call for new problems and update for Kourovka Notebook

The preparation of the new 19th edition of the “Kourovka Notebook” in underway. Everybody is welcome to propose new problems to be included in the new edition. Problems may “belong” to those … Continue reading

September 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

New paper accepted in Finite Fields and Their Applications

The paper by Sandro Mattarei and Marco Pizzato, Generalizations of self-reciprocal polynomials, has been accepted for publication in Finite Fields and Their Applications. (See also https://arxiv.org/pdf/1609.07677.pdf.) Abstract: A formula for the number of monic … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

New result of collaboration of mathematicians of Lincoln and Brasilia

During his recent trip to Brazil Evgeny Khukhro completed a new joint paper with Prof Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Finite groups with Engel sinks of bounded rank” (available on ArXiv). … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · 1 Comment

Visit to Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf

In July, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of Duesseldorf and made significant progress on her joint paper “The normal Hausdorff spectrum of pro-p groups” with Benjamin Klopsch and Amaia Zugadi-Reizabal. … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · 1 Comment