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
Over the past weeks, Anitha Thillaisundaram was visiting the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf, to collaborate with Jan Boschheidgen and Moritz Petschick on a problem of B.H. and H. Neumann on lifting generators, … 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
In September, the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences held the workshop From permutation groups to model theory. It was a workshop inspired by the research interests of Dugald Macpherson, in honour of … 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
Sandro Mattarei gave an invited talk at the Workshop on Non-associative Algebras and Applications, which was held at the University of Lancaster from 9th to 13th July 2018. Sandro spoke … Continue reading
The University of Lincoln has hosted a EDT Headstart residential, where thirty students in Year 12 from all over the country have stayed from 8th to 11th July to get an introduction … Continue reading
Evgeny Khukhro is visiting University of Brasilia for research collaboration with Pavel Shumyatsky on questions ranging from length parameters of finite groups to profinite and compact groups satisfying certain generalizations … Continue reading
Last week a contingent from the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra at the University of Lincoln went to Düsseldorf, for the conference Trees, Dynamics and Locally Compact Groups that was … Continue reading
Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at Norddeutsches Gruppentheorie-Kolloquium 2018 in Braunschweig, 29–30 June 2018, where he gave a talk Almost Engel compact groups.
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