Date: Tuesday 5th of December 2017, 14:00. Location: MB2304 (Minerva Building). ‘Advanced methods of molecular dynamics simulations’ by Dr Stefano Leoni, Cardiff University. Biography: Dr Stefano Leoni is a Reader in Computational Chemistry, School of Chemistry, Cardiff University. His research focuses on structural and electronic phase transitions, chemical reactions, formation mechanisms, reactive intermediates, structure prediction and the rules behind […]

## Physics seminar: Dr Yarjan Abdul Samad

Date: Tuesday 21th of November 2017, 14:00. Location: INB3305 (Isaac Newton Building). ‘Cellular Graphene and its Applications’ by Yarjan Abdul Samad, Cambridge Graphene Centre, University of Cambridge. Biography: Dr. Yarjan Abdul Samad is a research associate and a project leader at the Cambridge Graphene Centre, University of Cambridge. His research areas include electromechanical and electro […]

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Professor Brita Nucinkis

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

On Wednesday the 15th of November, Professor Brita Nucinkis (Royal Holloway, University of London) visited School of Mathematics and Physics in Lincoln. She gave a talk “Centralisers in generalised Thompson groups” at the Lincoln Algebra Seminar. Abstract: We define a family of groups that generalises Thompson’s group , and also…

## Physics Seminar: David Wilkinson

Originally posted on Study Physics:

There will be a physics seminar on Tuesday the 14th of November 2017, 14:00, in INB3305 (Isaac Newton Building): Forensic Physics by David Wilkinson, Midlands Regional Officer of the Institute of Physics.

## Algebra Seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Eugenio Giannelli

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

On Tuesday the 7th of November, Eugenio Giannelli, from the University of Cambridge, visited the School of Mathematics and Physics. He gave an algebra seminar on the topic: “Restriction of characters to Sylow p-subgroups”

## Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Ana Khukhro

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

Dr Ana Khukhro (University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland) visited Lincoln on 3 November. She gave a talk “Geometry of finite quotients of groups” at the Algebra research seminar.

## LARA seminar by Valentina Iusa

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

The first LARA seminar of this academic year was held on the 24th of October and was given by Valentina Iusa. She spoke about her research on the nilpotency class of some Lie algebras with a Frobenius group of automorphisms. The next LARA seminar will be on the 5th…

## Dr Florian Lehner (Univ. of Warwick) visits University of Lincoln

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

? Florian Lehner from the University of Warwick visited the University of Lincoln School of Mathematics and Physics this week, to work on a joint research project with Simon Smith. The project involves breaking the symmetries of infinite graphs by colouring the vertices, and in particular studying the minimum…

## Physics Seminar: Dr Anton Souslov

Originally posted on Computational Physics Group:

Date: Wednesday 24th of May 2017, 14:00. Location: DCB1111 (David Chiddick Building). ‘Chiral active metamaterials’ by Anton Souslov, Lorentz Institute for Theoretical Physics, Universiteit Leiden, The Netherlands. Abstract: Active liquids are composed of self-driven microbots that endow the liquid with a unique set of mechanical characteristics. We design metamaterials…

## Physics Seminar: Dr Mike Evans

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Date: Wednesday 22nd of March 2017, 14:00. Location: MB1019 (Minerva Building). ‘The simplest model of a complex fluid’ by R.M.L. Evans, School of Mathematics, University of Leeds. Abstract: Originally invented to describe magnetic materials, the classical XY model has the simplest interactions imaginable. Surprisingly, when subjected to counter-rotating boundaries,…