Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

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

British Mathematical Colloquium, days 3 and 4

Originally posted on Peter Cameron's Blog:
The day began with the plenary talk by Paul Seymour, whom I’ve known for longer than almost anyone else at the meeting. He…

June 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Simon Smith’s talk at the British Mathematical Colloquium 2018

On Wednesday 13 June 2018, Simon Smith gave his prestigious “morning lecture” at the British Mathematical Colloquium 2018, held this year at the University of St Andrews. The BMC is … Continue reading

June 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram speaks at the Women in Mathematics meeting in Cambridge

On Monday, the 30th of April 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on “Hausdorff dimension of pro-p groups – history and open problems” at the Women in Mathematics 2-day meeting at the … Continue reading

May 2, 2018 · 1 Comment

International conference “Group Theory Ischia–2018”

Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the conference “Ischia Group Theory–2018″ (Ischia, Italy, 19–24 March). He gave a plenary talk Almost Engel compact groups on 23 March. This biennial conference is an influential forum … Continue reading

April 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

British Mathematical Colloquium-2018

British Mathematical Colloquium-2018 will be held in St Andrews on 11–14 June. Congratulations to Dr Simon Smith who is an invited speaker at this largest annual pure mathematics conference!

March 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

One-day conference in Lincoln on totally disconnected locally compact groups

On Friday the 13th of April 2018, there will be a one-day meeting at the University of Lincoln as part of the London Mathematical Society Joint Research Group on Functor … Continue reading

March 15, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a seminar at the Nottingham Trent University

On Thursday the 8th of March 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Mathematical Sciences Research Seminar at the Nottingham Trent University. The title of her talk was “Hausdorff dimension of … Continue reading

March 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram visits Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf

From the end of December 2017 till the middle of January 2018, Anitha Thillaisundaram was at the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet in Duesseldorf on a research visit. She and her collaborator, Benjamin Klopsch, … Continue reading

January 19, 2018 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith gave a lecture at Royal Holloway, University of London

On 29th November 2017, Simon Smith visited Royal Holloway, University of London and gave a seminar on his research to the mathematics department. Here he is in front of Royal … Continue reading

December 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith gave a talk at the Université Catholique de Louvain, in Belgium

Simon Smith visited Adrien Le Boudec and Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace at the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) in Belgium from  26th November until 30th November 2017. While there he gave a … Continue reading

December 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Seminar by Jonathan Crofts (NTU)

On Tuesday the 12th of December at 2pm in JUN0001,  Jonathan Crofts from Nottingham Trent University will be giving a seminar on “Complex brain networks in health, development and disease”, … Continue reading

December 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the University of St Andrews’ Pure Mathematics Colloquium

On the 23rd of November 2017, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on branch groups at the Pure Mathematics Colloquium at the University of St Andrews. She began her talk with the Burnside … Continue reading

November 30, 2017 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith gave a seminar at the University of Newcastle

Simon Smith gave at talk at the Algebra and Geometry Seminar at the University of Newcastle on Tuesday 21st November. His talk was on his recent research into the structure … Continue reading

November 22, 2017 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gives a seminar in Royal Holloway

On Wednesday the 4th of October 2017, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a seminar on branch groups at Royal Holloway, University of London.

November 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith gives a lecture at the University of Cambridge Algebra and Representation Theory Seminar

On 18th October, Simon Smith gave a talk at the Algebra and Representation Theory Seminar at the University of Cambridge, on his recent results about the structure of profinite groups … Continue reading

October 20, 2017 · 1 Comment