Visits to the Autonomous University of Madrid and to the University of the Basque Country

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
In May 2019, Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao to collaborate with Gustavo Fernandez-Alcober, Şükran Gül and Elena Di Domenico on projects involving groups acting on rooted trees. This visit was partially supported by a Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies Mobility Grant.…

Algebra seminar by Rachel Skipper

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
On Thursday the 20th of June 2019, Rachel Skipper  (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen and École normale supérieure de Lyon) will be visiting the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and giving a seminar. Her talk will be at 3pm in INB3305, and the details are as follows: Title: On the Cantor-Bendixson…

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dominik Francoeur

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
On the 29th of May 2019, during his research visit to the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra, Dominik Francoeur (University of Geneva) gave a talk on “Free subsemigroups in automata groups”. Dominik’s visit from the 28th of May till the 8th of June 2019 is supported by…

EPSRC Overseas Travel Grant

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
Anitha Thillaisundaram has successfully obtained an EPSRC Overseas Travel Grant to visit the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf to collaborate with Benjamin Klopsch on the Hausdorff dimension of pro-p groups.

Algebra seminar by Dominik Francoeur

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
On Wednesday the 29th of May 2019, Dominik Francoeur (University of Geneva) will be giving a seminar on free subsemigroups in automata groups at 3pm in INB 3305. His talk abstract is as follows: “Despite being described by simple combinatorial objects, automata groups can sometimes possess striking or…

UK Networking Support Grant

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
Anitha Thillaisundaram has received a UK Networking Support grant from the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, to invite Professor Dan Segal to speak at a conference on “Words in finite and profinite groups”, at the University of Lincoln on Monday the 16th of September 2019. The conference…

Staff Mobility Award from the Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
Anitha Thillaisundaram has recently been awarded a Staff Mobility Award from the Lincoln Institute of Advanced Studies to support the research visit of Dr Rachel Skipper in June 2019. Dr Skipper will be collaborating with Dr Thillaisundaram on a project involving the Hanoi tower groups.

Two London Mathematical Society Research Grants

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
Anitha Thillaisundaram successfully secured a London Mathematical Society Scheme 2 Visits to the UK Grant and a London Mathematical Society Scheme 4 Research in Pairs Grant. The Scheme 2 grant is to invite Rachel Skipper (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen and École normale supérieure de Lyon) to visit the Universities…

Successful CECAM grant bidding

Originally posted on Centre for Computational Physics:
Xiaohu Guo from Daresbury Laboratory, UK, Fabien Paillusson, Marco Pinna and Andrei Zvelindovsky from the University of Lincoln, UK and Ryoichi Yamamoto from the University of Kyoto in Japan have secured a grant from CECAM (Centre Européen de Calcul Atomique et Moléculaire) for organizing a CECAM Workshop “Emerging behaviour in…

Renewal of London Mathematical Society Research Grant

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
Nadia Mazza, Brita Nucinkis, Rachel Camina and Anitha Thillaisundaram successfully renewed their London Mathematical Society Research Grant. This grant will go towards organising three one-day meetings in April, June, and September 2019 at the Universities of Lancaster, Cambridge, and Lincoln respectively. The 2019 Lincoln one-day conference will…

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