Indra’s Pearls: A mathematical adventure a public lecture by Professor Caroline Series FRS University of Warwick; LMS President-Designate 2017 Wednesday, 7th of February 2018, 6:00–7:20 pm Newton Lecture Theatre INB0114 in the Isaac Newton building, University of Lincoln This talk is based on the book of the same title by David Mumford, Caroline Series and David […]

## Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics

What is Mathematics Education, Really? a public lecture by Professor Alexandre Borovik (University of Manchester) Thursday, 2nd of November 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm Newton Lecture Theatre INB0114 in the Isaac Newton building, University of Lincoln As I argue in my paper, the current crisis in the school level mathematics education is a sign that it reaches a […]

## International accolade for Lincoln’s leading algebraist

On 3 July a ceremony was held in University of Brasilia on occasion of bestowing on Evgeny Khukhro the title of Professor Honoris Causa. The ceremony began with the British national anthem, followed by the national anthem of Brazil. Then Dr Emerson de Melo delivered a presentation on behalf of the Department of Mathematics for the […]

## MEQ results: the best school in the University

## Maths & Physics at Lincoln: EDT Headstart residential course

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

On 11th July 2017 several members of the School of Mathematics and Physics will contribute lectures and workshops to a Headstart residential course at the University of Lincoln (see EDT Headstart). Thirty students in Year 12 from all over the country will stay from 10th to 13th July to experience…

## Students’ trip to London

On Sunday 4 June a group of maths and physics students went on a trip to London. They visited the Science Museum, in particular, the maths exhibitions there. The trip was supported by the UoL Student Engagement and Educational Development grant “Supporting the Maths Society”. Lovedeep S Bharaj wrote: “I’d say that the museum was interesting […]

## Visiting Isaac Newton’s birthplace

On 26 May our maths and physics students and staff visited Woolsthorpe Manor — the birthplace of Isaac Newton, where he also spent much time in 1665-67 making most important discoveries in maths and physics, in particular, laying foundations of Calculus, conducting experiments with light. Here still grows the famous apple tree, the falling of […]

## Maths Students and Staff Easter Party

## Lincoln Isaac Newton Lecture

The Newtonian Moment a duo public lecture by Dr Fabien Paillusson School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln and Dr Anna Marie Roos School of History & Heritage, University of Lincoln Wednesday 31 May 2017 6 pm – 7 pm Lecture Theatre in the new Isaac Newton building, Brayford Pool Campus, University of Lincoln […]