Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

March 2019 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.  Several problems, both from the latest section and from the previous ones, have now been solved. (But … Continue reading

March 26, 2019 · 1 Comment

A paper accepted by “Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society”

A new paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln), Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia), and Gunnar Traustason (Univ. of Bath) “Right Engel-type subgroups and length parameters of finite groups” has been … Continue reading

March 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

A paper accepted by “Quarterly Journal of Mathematics (Oxford)”

A new paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Compact groups in which all elements are almost right Engel” has been accepted for publication in Quarterly … Continue reading

January 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

A paper accepted by “Proceedings of American Mathematical Society”

A new paper by Cristina Acciarri (Univ. of Brasilia), Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln), and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Profinite groups with an automorphism whose fixed points are right Engel” has … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Latest 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.  Several problems, both from the latest section and from the previous ones, have now been … Continue reading

December 24, 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

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 · 3 Comments

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