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

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

Dr Stephen P. Glasby from the University of Western Australia visited the University of Lincoln

Dr Stephen P. Glasby from the University of Western Australia’s Centre for the Mathematics of Symmetry and Computation visited Dr Simon Smith at the University of Lincoln School of Mathematics … Continue reading

August 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Maths & Physics at Lincoln: EDT Headstart residential course

The University of Lincoln has hosted a EDT Headstart  residential, where thirty students in Year 12 from all over the country have stayed from 10th to 13th July to get an introduction … Continue reading

July 23, 2017 · 1 Comment

New paper accepted in Journal of Number Theory

The paper by Sandro Mattarei and Roberto Tauraso, From generating series to polynomial congruences, has been accepted for publication in Journal of Number Theory. (You may find the final version in preprint form at https://arxiv.org/pdf/1703.02322.pdf.) … Continue reading

July 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

Industrial and Financial Mathematics module in Lincoln

Mathematics students in their second year gave great feedback on their Industrial and Financial Mathematics module. This module is intended to showcase some of the industrial applications of mathematics, with … Continue reading

July 5, 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

Maths and physics outreach lectures in Isaac Newton Building

  On Tuesday, 9th May 2017, the Lecture Theater of the Isaac Newton Building, was used for the first time for an outreach event, organised by Sandro Mattarei in collaboration … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · 2 Comments

Maths & Physics at Lincoln: EDT Headstart residential course

On 11th July 2017 several members of the School of Mathematics and Physics will contribute lectures and workshops to a Headstart residential course at the University of Lincoln (see EDT Headstart). … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · 1 Comment

Call for new Kourovka problems in Group Theory

Evgeny Khukhro announced a start for preparation of the new 19th edition of the “Kourovka Notebook” — the famous collection of unsolved problems in Group Theory and related areas. This publication originated in … Continue reading

June 11, 2017 · 1 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

Two talks at LARA seminar by Prof Rögnvaldur G. Möller and by Dr Colin Reid

Another enhanced Lincoln Algebra Research Afternoon (LARA) before the conference “Maximal Conditions and Embeddings of Profinite Groups” on 2nd June. On 31th of May we had two talks: Prof Rögnvaldur G. Möller (University … Continue reading

June 1, 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

Sandro Mattarei gives a talk in Cambridge

On 24th May 2017 Sandro Mattarei visited the University of Cambridge and gave a seminar talk on Generalisations of self-reciprocal polynomials.

May 27, 2017 · 1 Comment