First public lecture by maths and physics student society

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
On Monday the 16th of April 2018, the University of Lincoln Maths and Physics Student Society (MAPS) organised their very first public lecture, aided by a London Mathematical Society Undergraduate Maths Society Meetings Grant. The speaker was Dr Jason Lotay (University College London), who spoke on Adventures in the…

International conference “Group Theory Ischia–2018”

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
Evgeny Khukhro was an invited speaker at the conference “Ischia Group Theory–2018″ (Ischia, Italy, 19–24 March). He gave a plenary talk Almost Engel compact groups on 23 March. This biennial conference is an influential forum of specialists in group theory attracting leading specialists from all over the world. Evgeny had several meetings discussing research…

CP2K Summer School 2018

Originally posted on Computational Physics Group:
Matt Watkins will be helping run the 2018 CP2K summer school. This will run from 19th-22nd June 2018 at the Science & Technology Facilities Council’s Daresbury Laboratory. Details here. If you would like to learn how to use the CP2K atomistic simulation software suite on HPC, or really want…

2018 APS March Meeting in Los Angeles

Originally posted on Computational Physics Group:
From 5th till 9th of March 2018 Andrei Zvelindovsky and Javier Díaz attended the APS March Meeting in Los Angeles, California, USA.  On the Wednesday Poster Session Javier presented Mesoscopic Simulations of Nanoparticle/Block Copolymer Systems, while on Friday an oral presentation was given on the Polymer Nanocomposite session. Huge numbers of…

Maths Group Study presentations

Originally posted on Study Maths:
On Friday 9 March the Year 1 maths students presented their work in the Group Study component of the “Professional Skills and Group Study” module. Nine teams used Powerpoint to report on their study of different topics in pure and applied mathematics. In each team, the students were taking turns…

New Maths with Philosophy degree accredited by IMA

Originally posted on Study Maths:
The School of Mathematics and Physics is delighted to announce that our new BSc (Hons) degree programme in Mathematics with Philosophy has been granted accreditation by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications. This degree provides students with the opportunity to develop a large skill set in pure and applied mathematics…

Inaugural Professorial Lecture by Evgeny Khukhro

On 17 January Prof. Evgeny Khukhro gave his inaugural professorial public lecture “Is algebra a spoilsport in mathematics?” in Isaac Newton Building of University of Lincoln. Beyond the provocative title, numerous examples were discussed where, on the one hand, lively mathematical problems seem to be  “dried up” by algebra, which in a sense takes fun out […]

School of Mathematics & Physics celebrates International Women’s Day 2018

Today is International Women’s Day. In celebration of this yearly event, we met with some of our female students to find out the projects they’re undertaking as part of their studies at the School of Mathematics & Physics, University of Lincoln UK. After being recognised for its commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM (Science, Technology, […]

2nd Annual Charlotte Scott Lecture in Mathematics by Prof. Caroline Series FRS

On 7 February the 2nd Annual Charlotte Scott Lecture in Mathematics was given in Isaac Newton building of University of Lincoln by Professor Caroline Series FRS, President of the London Mathematical Society. This public lecture  is a part of celebrations of the 160th anniversary of Charlotte Scott (1858–1931), the famous mathematician born in Lincoln, who was also influential in developing  mathematical education of […]

Sandro Mattarei unicycling in the recent snow

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
This is the inaugural video on our new youtube channel: Algebra-in-Lincoln

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