In May 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao to collaborate with Gustavo Fernandez-Alcober, Şükran Gül and Elena Di Domenico on projects involving groups acting … Continue reading
Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the international conference “Engel conditions in groups” in Bath, UK, 24–26 April 2019, where he gave a talk Almost Engel conditions for finite, … Continue reading
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
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
Lincoln has one of the newest mathematics programmes in the country, and St Andrews has one of the oldest. On 14th March, Simon travelled from Lincoln to St Andrews to … Continue reading
On 27 March 2019 Evgeny Khukhro visited University of Birmingham and gave a talk at the Algebra Seminar “Almost Engel compact groups“.
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
On Wednesday the 23rd of January 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of Reading and gave a colloquium on her joint research concerning a problem of Bernhard and Hanna Neumann … Continue reading
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
On 21 November 2018 Evgeny Khukhro visited Royal Holloway, Univ. of London, and gave a talk at the Pure Mathematics Seminar “Almost Engel compact groups“.
On 20th November 2018 Sandro Mattarei visited Dr Elisa Postinghel (a former student of his of many years ago) at the University of Loughborough and gave an algebra seminar talk … Continue reading
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
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
On Friday the 31st of August 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a talk (in German) on “Maximal subgroups of branch groups” at the FernUniversität in Hagen. She spoke about her joint … Continue reading
Evgeny Khukhro visited Novosibirsk from 2 to 9 August 2018. He participated in the seminars “Group Theory” and “Algebra and Logic” at the Sobolev Institute of Mathematics and Novosibirsk University. Evgeny … Continue reading
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