Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Virtual conference on “Cohomology and Geometry of Infinite Groups” at Lincoln

On the afternoon of Friday the 23rd of April 2021, the University of Lincoln hosted an online one-day conference, themed on the cohomology and geometry of infinite groups. This event … Continue reading

April 23, 2021 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Moritz Petschick

On Wednesday the 28th of April 2021, Moritz Petschick (Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf) will be giving a seminar on his research at 4pm. The details of his talk are as follows: Title: … Continue reading

April 23, 2021 · 1 Comment

New paper accepted by Monatshefte für Mathematik

New paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Profinite groups with an automorphism of prime order whose fixed points have finite Engel sinks” has been accepted for … Continue reading

April 20, 2021 · Leave a comment

Algebra Seminar: talk by Paul-Henry Leemann

On Wednesday the 14th of April 2021, Paul-Henry Leemann (Université de Neuchâtel) virtually visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk on his research on the subgroup … Continue reading

April 15, 2021 · 1 Comment

Simon Smith gave a talk at the 2021 British Mathematical Colloquium

This year’s British Mathematical Colloquium was supposed to be held at the University of Glasgow, but because of COVID restrictions it was held virtually in Glasgow. The organisers did an … Continue reading

April 12, 2021 · 1 Comment

UROS bursary obtained for a project on branch groups

Thomas Smith, a third-year mathematics student, successfully obtained a UROS bursary to work on a summer project on branch groups with Anitha Thillaisundaram. This project involves establishing and investigating certain … Continue reading

March 30, 2021 · 1 Comment

LMS Midlands Regional Meeting and Workshop, to be held virtually at the University of Lincoln, 2–4 June of 2021

On the 2nd of June 2021, the University of Lincoln will be hosting a London Mathematical Society (LMS) Midlands Regional Meeting. Our speakers for the meeting will be Delaram Kahrobaei … Continue reading

March 30, 2021 · 1 Comment

Forthcoming conference on group theory

Evgeny Khukhro is one of the main speakers at the forthcoming international conference “Ischia Group Theory 2020/2021”, which will now take place online on 25-26 March 2021 (originally planned to … Continue reading

March 23, 2021 · 1 Comment

Algebra Seminar by Paul-Henry Leemann

On Wednesday the 14th of April 2021, Paul-Henry Leemann (Université de Neuchâtel) will be giving a seminar on his research at 3pm. The details of his talk are as follows: … Continue reading

March 18, 2021 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar: talk by Karthika Rajeev

On Wednesday the 17th of March 2021, Karthika Rajeev (Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet) virtually visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk on her research on the Basilica operation.

March 17, 2021 · 1 Comment

New paper accepted by Israel Journal of Mathematics

New paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “On profinite groups with automorphisms whose fixed points have countable Engel sinkss” has been accepted for publication … Continue reading

March 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

Algebra Seminar by Karthika Rajeev

On Wednesday the 17th of March 2021, Karthika Rajeev (Heinrich-Heine-University of Duesseldorf) will be giving a seminar on her research at 3pm. The details of her talk are as follows: … Continue reading

March 8, 2021 · 1 Comment

School of Maths and Physics virtual movie night

On the evening Friday the 5th of March 2021, the School of Maths and Physics hosted its first virtual movie night. We watched the BBC documentary on Fermat’s Last Theorem … Continue reading

March 5, 2021 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar: talk by Victor Fadinger

On Wednesday the 3rd of March 2021, Victor Fadinger (University of Graz) virtually visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk on his research on the monoid … Continue reading

March 4, 2021 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at Franklin College

On Wednesday the 24th of February 2021, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave an outreach talk on “Hausdorff dimension, fractals and the coastline paradox”, which included a brief mention on her research on … Continue reading

February 25, 2021 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by Victor Fadinger

On Wednesday the 3rd of March 2021, Victor Fadinger (University of Graz) will be giving a seminar on his research at 3pm via Microsoft Teams. The details of his talk … Continue reading

February 22, 2021 · 1 Comment

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