Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra

School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr David Stewart

On Wednesday the 30th of January 2019 Dr David Stewart (Newcastle University) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk  “Gröbner bases, smooth centralisers and the … Continue reading

February 2, 2019 · 1 Comment

A paper accepted by “Quarterly Journal of Mathematics (Oxford)”

A new paper by Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln) and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Compact groups in which all elements are almost right Engel” has been accepted for publication in Quarterly … Continue reading

January 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Algebra Seminar by Alex Bartel

On Thursday the 7th of February 2019, Alex Bartel (University of Glasgow) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and he will be giving a seminar. His talk … Continue reading

January 26, 2019 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a Pure Maths Colloquium at the University of 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

January 24, 2019 · 1 Comment

Annual Maths Trip to Bletchley Park

On Friday the 18th of January 2019, the Annual Maths Trip took place, and this time to Bletchley Park, the home of the codebreakers. During WWII, Bletchley Park was the … Continue reading

January 22, 2019 · 1 Comment

Visit of Dr Colin Reid (Univ. of Newcastle, Australia) supported by LMS “Research in Pairs” grant

From 14 to 19 of January 2019, Dr Colin Reid from the University of Newcastle in Australia was visiting Simon Smith to continue work on their project to understand the … Continue reading

January 21, 2019 · 1 Comment

Research visit to the University of Duesseldorf

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

January 21, 2019 · 1 Comment

A paper accepted by “Proceedings of American Mathematical Society”

A new paper by Cristina Acciarri (Univ. of Brasilia), Evgeny Khukhro (Univ. of Lincoln), and Pavel Shumyatsky (Univ. of Brasilia) “Profinite groups with an automorphism whose fixed points are right Engel” has … Continue reading

January 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Latest update for the “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)”

An update for the current 19th edition of “Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group Theory)” is  posted.  Several problems, both from the latest section and from the previous ones, have now been … Continue reading

December 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Tim Dokchitser

On Wednesday the 5th of December 2018 Dr Tim Dokchitser (University of Bristol) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk  “Brauer relations”. Abstract: “If G is a … Continue reading

December 21, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Vladimir Dokchitser

On Wednesday the 5th of December 2018 Dr Vladimir Dokchitser (King’s College, University of London) visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk  “Ranks of Elliptic … Continue reading

December 19, 2018 · 1 Comment

Algebra seminar by David Stewart

On Wednesday the 30th of January 2019, David Stewart (Newcastle University) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar on Gröbner bases, smooth centralisers and the … Continue reading

December 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Staff Mobility Award from the Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies

Anitha Thillaisundaram recently obtained a Staff Mobility Award from the Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies. This research grant is to initiate a new collaboration on branch groups with Gustavo Fernandez-Alcober … Continue reading

December 11, 2018 · 3 Comments

Research talk by David Chappell

On Tuesday the 11th of December 2018, David Chappell (Nottingham Trent University) gave a talk on his research on wave modelling for industrial applications. His talk is part of the … Continue reading

December 11, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anitha Thillaisundaram attended a Functor Categories for Groups Conference in Lancaster

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

December 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Nick Gill

On Wednesday the 28th of November 2018, Dr Nick Gill (University of South Wales)  visited the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra in Lincoln and gave a talk  “Cherlin’s conjecture for finite binary … Continue reading

December 6, 2018 · 1 Comment