Algebra in Lincoln

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Martyn Quick

On Wednesday the 18th of April 2018, Martyn Quick (St Andrews) visited Lincoln and gave a talk “Presentations for Thompson’s infinite simple group V and some of its generalisations“. Abstract: Thompson’s … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dan Segal

On Wednesday the 25th of April 2018, Professor Dan Segal (University of Oxford) will be visiting the University of Lincoln and giving a seminar on groups of finite upper rank, … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by George Willis

On Thursday the 19th of April 2018 at 4pm, George Willis (Newcastle, Australia) will be giving a seminar on “Totally disconnected, locally compact groups” in INB 3305. All are welcome … Continue reading

April 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

LARA seminar by Anitha Thillaisundaram

On Wednesday the 11th of April 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on the von Neumann-Day problem and on growth, as part of the reading group on Amenable Groups. The next LARA … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Algebra Seminar by Martyn Quick

On Wednesday the 18th of April 2018, Martyn Quick (St Andrews) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 3.30pm in INB 3305. His talk details are as follows: … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · 1 Comment

LARA seminar by Evgeny Khukhro

On Wednesday the 14th of March 2018, the third LARA seminar of this semester by given by Evgeny Khukhro on the Foelner condition, following the lecture notes of Alejandra Garrido. … Continue reading

March 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

LARA Seminar by Valentina Iusa

On Wednesday the 28th of February, Valentina Iusa continued this semester’s LARA seminars on “The origins of amenability” based on the lecture notes by Alejandra Garrido. This talk was on … Continue reading

March 1, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Stacey Law

On Wednesday the 14th of February, Stacey Law (Cambridge) visited Lincoln and gave a talk “On the p’-subgraph of the Young graph“. Abstract:  Let be a prime number and any … Continue reading

February 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Rachel Newton

On Friday the 9th of February 2018, Dr Rachel Newton (University of Reading) visited  Lincoln and gave a talk “Counting failures of a local-global principle”. Abstract: The search for rational solutions … Continue reading

February 12, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Stacey Law

On Wednesday the 14th of February, Stacey Law (Cambridge) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a talk on the p’-subgraph of the Young graph, at 3pm in INB 3305. Please … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

LARA Seminar by Callum Burrows

On Wednesday the 7th of February, Callum Burrows gave the first of this semester’s LARA seminars on “The origins of amenability”. The plan for this semester is to have a … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dr Rachel Newton

  On Friday the 9th of February 2018, Rachel Newton (University of Reading) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 2.30pm in INB 3305. All are welcome to … Continue reading

February 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Lukasz Grabowski

On Wednesday the 31st of January 2018 Dr Lukasz Grabowski (Lancaster University) visited Lincoln and gave a talk “Quotients of groups by torsion elements”. Abstract: Our recent result with Gabor Elek deals … Continue reading

February 3, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dr Lukasz Grabowski

On Wednesday the 31st of January 2018, Lukasz Grabowski will be visiting Lincoln and giving an algebra seminar at 3pm in INB3305. His talk will be on “Almost commuting matrices … Continue reading

January 25, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Maurice Chiodo

On Wednesday 24 January, Dr Maurice Chiodo (University of Cambridge)  visited Lincoln and gave a talk “Quotients of groups by torsion elements”. Abstract: The quotient of a group by the normal … Continue reading

January 25, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Dr Maurice Chiodo

On Wednesday the 24th of January, Maurice Chiodo, from the University of Cambridge, will be visiting Lincoln and giving a Seminar at 3pm in INB 3305. His talk title is … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · 1 Comment