Physics Film Night – 18/5/2022

Originally posted on IOP Lincoln Centre:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRoj3jK37Vc Lincoln School of Maths & Physics and the University of Lincoln Maths and Physics Society are happy to invite you to the Physics Movie Night, the second one after the pandemic. Date: Wednesday, 18 May 2022 Film: Contact (1997) Stars: Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey IMDB: 7.5/10; Awards: 15 wins & 27…

Lincoln maths student gets a PhD position at an Algebra research group in Düsseldorf

Congratulations to our Year 4 Maths Masters student Thomas Smith with getting a PhD position at the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf! Building on excellent result of his mathematics studies in Lincoln, including the 2021 summer UROS research project “Engel conditions in branch groups” under supervision of Dr Anitha Thillaisundaram, Thomas made further progress in […]

Congratulations To PhD Student George Bell On His First Paper

Originally posted on Lincoln Astrophysics Team:
A new paper by PhD student George Bell titled “The Gravitational Braking of Captured Moons Around Ringed Planets” has been published in the Journal of the British Interplanetary Society The paper and project aims to investigate capture dynamics of irregular moons around ringed planets, with Phoebe and Saturn used…

Winners of UROS-2021 research projects awards

Congratulations to the UROS-2021 research projects award winners! In the university-wide Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme (UROS), the People’s Choice Award joint winners in 2021 are students of School of Mathematics and Physics: Roksana Kulengowska, with project “Calculating the Hill Sphere of Known Exoplanets: Which Exoplanets Could Host Moon Systems?“, under supervision of Dr Phil Sutton, […]

Paper accepted by Journal of Algebra

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
A paper by Sandro Mattarei, Claudio Scarbolo and Valentina Iusa (who received her PhD in 2019 from the University of Lincoln), bearing the title Graded Lie algebras of maximal class of type?p,?has been accepted for publication in Journal of Algebra. (See https://arxiv.org/abs/2011.08354 for a preprint version.)

Margaret-Ann and Hannah attended CUWIP (Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics) 25th-27th March 2021.

Originally posted on Study Physics in Lincoln:
Margaret-Ann K Withington contribution: CUWiP 2021 like many things this year, was held online instead of in person. I was lucky enough to be able to attend the spread of events. Day One: We began the day with a orientation on the motivating factors on why the conference…

Classification of a type of graded Lie algebras of maximal class

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:
A collaboration across countries and over several years has taken place between Sandro Mattarei and two of his former PhD students, Claudio Scarbolo and Valentina Iusa, resulting in a preprint which was recently submitted for publication: “Graded Lie algebras of maximal class of type p“. Valentina was…

Virtual Open Day – 26 September 2020

Today Andrei, Bart, Debra, Evgeny, Fabien, Matt Watkins, Martin and Waqar took part in our September Virtual Open Day. Our very special guest was Sorcha Hulme, our alumni! Watch our round table discussion by scrolling at 1:16 below:

Javier Díaz Brañas Awarded IoP CPG Thesis Prize

This year’s 2020 IoP CPG Thesis Prize has been awarded to Javier Díaz Brañas, University of Lincoln. Javier’s thesis, titled Computer Simulations of Block Copolymer Nanocomposite Systems, implemented efficient, parallel code to simulate the interaction of nanoparticles in diblock copolymer systems by developing a hybrid-technique based on Cell Dynamic Simulations for the polymers and Brownian…

Virtual Party and Maths Awards Ceremony

Originally posted on Study Maths in Lincoln:
On the 21st of July 2020 the school of Mathematics and Physics hosted a virtual party and Prize giving ceremony at conclusion of the academic year 2019-20. The event began with an introduction by the head of School, followed by a quiz led by Matt Booth. Prizes and…

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