Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Group_Theory_algebra_of_symmetries This lecture was given within the University of Lincoln Masterclass Programme. Aimed at students in Year 12/13, these lectures are intended to enrich the school curriculum and to facilitate transitional learning between school and university.

## Evgeny Khukhro gave a public lecture “Group Theory: algebra of symmetries”

## Mathematics Challenge 2014 Awards

Today the winners of our first Mathematics Challenge received their awards in a ceremony with Dr Evgeny Khukhro, Maths Programmes Leader and Chair of the Challenge Panel, and professors Andrei Zvelindovsky, Head of the School of Mathematics and Physics and Andrew Hunter, Head of the College of Science. Seven winners attended the ceremony in person (click […]

## Fascinating foams: the mathematics of soap bubbles

Guest Public Lecture by Professor Simon Cox on March 2, 2015, from 5.30pm to 7pm, in the EMMTEC lecture theatre on the main Brayford Campus of the University of Lincoln Behind the apparent randomness of the foam on your bath, in your washing machine, or in your glass, are strict geometrical rules that dictate the arrangements […]

## Winners of the Mathematics Challenge 2014

Congratulations to the winners of the Mathematics Challenge 2014 and a big thank you to all those of you who entered. The Awards Ceremony will take place on 2nd of March 2015 at 5:15 in the EMMTEC Lecture Theatre on the University of Lincoln’s Brayford Campus. Joint 1st prize Sylvia Su Lincoln Minster Senior School, […]

## Maths Christmas Lecture 2014

Originally posted on Centre for Computational Physics:

Today Andrei delivered Mathematics Christmas Lecture 2014 “Amazing flocking of birds: is it biology or mathematics?“ The talk examined how and why such occurrences – which can also include the movements of human crowds and groups of bacteria – take place. Researchers in the field say that this…

## Mathematics Challenge 2014

This Competition has now closed. The winner will be notified by email and/or letter not later than 15 February 2015. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. Estimate the […]

## Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal

Great Minds lecture: Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal Space exploration, life and the cosmos 23 September 2014, 6.00pm EMMTEC Building, Brayford Campus, University of Lincoln The space age is little more than 50 years old, and has been crucial for science. Unmanned probes have visited the planets of our Solar System. But will human explorers […]