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…

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

## 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 […]

## Anita Thillaisundaram in Women in Maths.

## Grant of the London Mathematical Society

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

Dr Anitha Thillaisundaram Congratulations to Dr Anitha Thilaisundaram! She has successfully secured a grant of the London Mathematical Society under the ‘Celebrating New Appointments’ scheme, which will support a mini-conference “Maximal conditions and embeddings of profinite groups” to be held in Lincoln on 2 June 2017. Further information about…

## Lincoln Algebra Research Afternoons

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

We have recently started to run an informal seminar within our Lincoln Algebra group, where we tell each other about some topic that we are working on, or interested in working on, with the aim of promoting possible collaborations between us. This is run in a more informal way…

## Young mathematicians demonstrate skills in annual challenge

By Elizabeth Allen (PR Officer – Marketing) Young mathematicians from across the UK battled it out in the University of Lincoln’s annual mathematics challenge, which is designed to test the mathematical thinking of GCSE and A Level pupils. The Lincoln Mathematics Challenge 2017 was won by Melissa Quail, from Longsands Academy in St Neots, Cambridgeshire, who […]