Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Anitha Thillaisundaram visited the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Duesseldorf during the month of July 2019 to collaborate with Benjamin Klopsch, Iker de las Heras and Moritz Petschick. Anitha also gave a talk on Tuesday the 30th of July 2019, as part of a reading group on “Rigidity of branch groups”.…

## Visit to the Heinrich Heine University

## Education in the Age of Industry 4.0: conference in Lincoln

Dr Matt Watkins from School of Maths & Physics of University of Lincoln will give a talk “Connecting Academia to Industrial Focussed Machine Learning” at the Industry–Academic Collaboration Conference in Lincoln Education in the Age of Industry 4.0 on Monday 29th July 2019. The conference is supported by the funding from the Office for Students secured […]

## Furthering research collaboration of algebraists of Lincoln and Brasilia

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Evgeny Khukhro is visiting University of Brasilia in July 2019 for research collaboration with Pavel Shumyatsky on profinite and compact groups satisfying generalized Engel conditions. His visit is partially supported by a 6,000 BRL grant of CNPq-Brazil. The research focuses on extending the results obtained earlier to…

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

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

The University of Lincoln has hosted a EDT Headstart residential, where thirty students in Year 12 from all over the country have stayed from 1st to 3rd July 2019 to get an introduction to university life at Lincoln, to visit the facilities of our campus, but especially to…

## Successful PhD viva in mathematics

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On 25 June 2019 Valentina Iusa successfully passed her PhD viva with minor corrections. Congratulations to Valentina! Chair Dr Kristen Beck, external examiner Prof. Gunnar Traustason (Univ. of Bath), supervisor Dr Sandro Mattarei, Valentina Iusa, 2nd supervisor Prof. Evgeny Khukhro, internal examiner Dr Anitha Thillaisundaram

## Algebra Seminar by Gunnar Traustason

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On Wednesday the 26th of June 2019, Gunnar Traustason (University of Bath) will give a seminar at the Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra. He will be with us from the day before, when he will act as external examiner in the PhD viva of Valentina Iusa. Gunnar’s…

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Rachel Skipper

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On the 20th of June 2019 Dr Rachel Skipper (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen and École Normale Supérieure de Lyon) visited Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra and gave a talk “On the Cantor–Bendixson rank of the Grigorchuk group and the Gupta–Sidki 3-group”. Her visit is supported by the London Mathematical…

## Conference in Lincoln “Words in finite and profinite groups”

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On Monday the 16th of September 2019, there will be a one-day conference Words in finite and profinite groups at the University of Lincoln as part of the London Mathematical Society Joint Research Group on Functor Categories of Groups. Our speakers in Lincoln will be Dan Segal (Oxford), Marialaura…

## 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…