Astro-Chat: The James Webb Space Telescope

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Where it came from, where it is, how it works and what it’s doing an astro-chat with Professor Don Kurtz Visiting Professor, School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, UK Friday, 23 September 2022 7:00-8:00 pm Live online Book a place After decades of planning and work by thousands…

Maths & Physics at Lincoln: Moving on with maths

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This Thursday 30th of June the School of Mathematics & Physics of Lincoln is offering an event for year 12 students studying level 3 mathematics who are looking to find out more about studying maths at university. Among the offered activities, there will be some problem solving…

Astro-Chat: Once in a Blue Moon

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an astro-chat with Professor Don Kurtz Visiting Professor, School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, UK Friday, 27 May 2022 7:00-8:00 pm Live online Book a place The sky has many beautiful phenomena caused by the interaction of light with the air: blue skies, red sunsets, rainbows, glories, haloes,…

Isaac Newton Lecture 2022 by Prof. Charles Leedham-Green

On 26th of April, Professor Charles Leedham-Green (Queen Mary, University of London) delivered the 2022 Isaac Newton Lecture “Newton’s Principia“. This lecture became the first face-to-face event after Covid pandemic in the Distinguished Lectures series of School of Mathematics and Physics in Lincoln. At the beginning, Head of School Prof Andrei Zvelindovsky introduced the lecturer, […]

Astro-Chat: It’s About Time!

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an astro-chat with Professor Don Kurtz Visiting Professor, School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, UK Friday, 25 March 2022 7:00-8:00 pm Live online Book a place Days, Weeks, Months, Years and more:  an amusing and informative tour of the Western calendar. In this talk you will learn how…

Maths-Chat: Hedy Lamarr – the unbelievable prehistory of the spread-spectrum communication

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a maths-chat with Professor Alexandre Borovik Tuesday, 8 March 2022 7:00-8:00 pm Live online Book a place The spread-spectrum communication – this is what is used in mobile phones and in wifi. The talk will focus on human interest stories, including the role of Hedy Lamarr, a Hollywood actress famous in…

Maths-Chat: Shapes, space, and matter, from Kepler to Newton and back

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Credit: Scheuchzer,1731-33: Snowflakes, Welcome Collection. Public domain. a maths-chat with Dr Snezana Lawrence Friday, 28 January 2022 7:00-8:00 pm Live online Book a place In this talk I will share with you some of the reasons why I chose to write my book A New Year’s Present from a Mathematician, as…

Astro-Chat: Black Holes

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an astro-chat with Professor Don Kurtz Visiting Professor, School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln, UK Friday, 11 February 2022 7:00-8:00 pm Live online Book a place Small black holes with masses “only” 5-10 times the mass of the Sun form in supernova explosions at the ends of the…

Professor Charles Leedham-Green

Professor Charles Leedham-Green is a member of our School’s Advisory Board. He graduated from Oxford University in 1963, where he also received his D.Phil. in Mathematics in 1966. He is a Professor of Pure Mathematics, Queen Mary, University of London, since 1997. His research is in algebra, specifically in group theory, where he published over 50 […]

Winners of the Mathematics Challenge 2021–22

Congratulations to the winners of the Lincoln Mathematics Challenge 2021-22 and a big thank you to all participants! A strong competition made the choices difficult for the Competition Committee, with often subtle differences in the proofs determining each place winners. Solutions of the problems can be found here. The results of the competition are: 1st […]

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