Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On Wednesday the 26th of May 2021, Anitha Thillaisundaram gave an online algebra seminar at the University of Bristol. She spoke on maximal subgroups of groups acting on rooted trees.

## Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the University of Bristol

## Simon Smith gave a talk at the 2021 British Mathematical Colloquium

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Photo of the University of Glasgow, by?Johnny Briggs?on?Unsplash This year’s British Mathematical Colloquium was supposed to be held at the University of Glasgow, but because of COVID restrictions it was held virtually in Glasgow. The organisers did an amazing job of making attendees feel like they were…

## Forthcoming conference on group theory

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Evgeny Khukhro is one of the main speakers at the forthcoming international conference “Ischia Group Theory 2020/2021”, which will now take place online on 25-26 March 2021 (originally planned to be held in Ischia (Italy), from 30th of March to 4th of April, 2020, but postponed due…

## Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at Lund University

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On Wednesday the 17th of February 2021, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on her research in branch groups, virtually at Lund University. She briefly mentioned the four main aspects concerning her research on branch groups, including maximal subgroups, the congruence subgroup property, Hausdorff dimension and Beauville groups.

## Research visit to the Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

Over the months of December 2020 and January 2021, Anitha Thillaisundaram was visiting the Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf, to collaborate with Benjamin Klopsch, Iker de las Heras, Moritz Petschick and Karthika Rajeev, on topics in pro-p groups and branch groups.

## Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a research talk at the University of Kiel

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On Tuesday the 19th of January 2021, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on her research in maximal subgroups of branch groups at the University of Kiel. The title of her talk was “Groups that act on rooted trees, and their maximal subgroups”.

## Anitha Thillaisundaram gave a research talk at the Catholic University of Leuven

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On Monday the 7th of December 2020, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke on her research on maximal subgroups of branch groups at the Catholic University of Leuven.

## Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the conference “New directions in group theory and triangulated categories”

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On Tuesday the 10th of November 2020, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the first series of online meetings, called “New directions in group theory and triangulated categories” and hosted virtually by the University of Manchester. Anitha spoke on Amit’s conjecture for words in finite nilpotent groups, which is…

## Launch of Kourovka Forum (on problems in group theory and related areas)

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On 29th of October 2020 a new series of online seminars “Kourovka Forum” will be launched: http://mca.nsu.ru/kourovkaforum/ . This is an additional feature of the Kourovka Notebook , the world-famous collection of open problems in group theory and related areas. The first seminar will be held on…

## Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Ischia Online Group Theory Conference

Originally posted on Charlotte Scott Centre for Algebra:

On Thursday the 22nd of October 2020, Anitha Thillaisundaram spoke at the Ischia Online Group Theory Conference. She spoke on her joint work with Jone Uria-Albizuri on the congruence subgroup property for multi-EGS groups.