The Cosmic Web a public lecture by Professor Peter Coles School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff University Thursday 23 February 2017 at 6 pm Stephen Langton Building (former EMMTEC) Lecture Theatre, Brayford Pool Campus, University of Lincoln The lecture will focus on the large-scale structure of the Universe and the ideas that physicists are weaving together […]

## 1st Annual Robert Grosseteste Lecture in Astrophysics/Cosmology

## University Staff Awards

Today the University of Lincoln held its Annual Individual Merit and Team Achievement Awards ceremony. Several of our current or recent staff received these awards: Jacqueline Gray, Rachael Kuerten, Debra Brown and Matt Booth received Individual Merit Awards, while Martin Greenall and Marco Pinna received Teaching Excellence Awards.

## Simon Smith was at the Banff International Research Station last week

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Last week, Simon Smith was at the Banff International Research Station (BIRS) in Canada, where he was an invited speaker at a meeting about permutation groups. BIRS is an isolated station nestled in the Rocky Mountains, where researchers from around the world are invited to discuss and to…

## 1st Annual Edward Delaval Lecture in Physics

On the 16th of November 2016 Professor Tom McLeish FRS from Durham University, UK, delivered our 1st Annual Edward Delaval Lecture in Physics. The lecture is named after Edward Delaval FRS, a ‘physics hero’ associated with the Doddington Hall near Lincoln. Tom gave a fascinating talk about the English polymath of the 13th century Robert Grosseteste, who […]

## Seminar in Lincoln: Professor Peter Larcombe (University of Derby)

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Professor Peter J. Larcombe (Dept. Computing and Mathematics, University of Derby) will speak in the Algebra seminar on Wednesday, 23 November 2016, at 2:00pm (room JBL0C05, JBL Building, which is building 22 on the uni map). He will talk about Catalan Numbers and Catalan Polynomials: An Overview of Some Work in Discrete…

## New member of staff: Dr Matthew Booth

Originally posted on Maths & Physics News:

On 14 November 2016 Matthew Booth moved to the new role of a Lecturer in Experimental Physics. Originally Matthew joined the new School of Mathematics and Physics in the College of Science at the University of Lincoln in September 2015 as a Senior Technician. Matthew graduated from the University of…

## Physics Challenge

For a chance to win the first prize (£100 Amazon voucher), or one of our prizes for runners-up, submit your typed or neatly written solutions of the following problems to physics@lincoln.ac.uk or by post to Physics Challenge, School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, LN6 7TS. Please include your full name, postal address […]

## Mathematics Challenge

For a chance to win the first prize (£100 Amazon voucher), or one of our prizes for runners-up, submit your typed or neatly written solutions of the following problems to maths@lincoln.ac.uk or by post to Mathematics Challenge, School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, LN6 7TS. Please include your full name, postal address […]

## 2nd Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics

On 7th of November 2016 Dr Peter M. Neumann, OBE, from Oxford delivered our Second Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics. A fascinating talk about a revolutionary mathematician Évariste Galois which enlightened the public about his dramatically short but extraordinary fruitful life. In the span of just a few years Galois opened up a whole new direction for mathematics, which is […]

## Physics Seminar: Dr Kevin Critchley

Originally posted on Centre for Computational Physics:

Date: Wednesday 30th of November 2016, 16:30. Location: MC0025 (Media, Humanities & Technology Building). ‘Excited State Dynamics in Colloidal Quantum dots’ by Dr. Kevin Critchley, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK. Abstract: Semiconductor nanoparticles have unique properties, which have been intensely studied…