Physics seminar: Dr Stefano Leoni

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.

3rd Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics

On 2nd of November, George Boole’s 202th birthday, Professor Alexandre Borovik (University of Manchester) delivered the 3rd Annual Boole Lecture “What is mathematics education, really?”. At the beginning Professor Andrei Zvelindovsky introduced the lecturer and reminded the audience of George Boole’s exploits in mathematical education. The thought-provoking lecture was well attended by staff, students and members […]

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.

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…

Our school’s first Master by Research in Lincoln!

Originally posted on Computational Physics Group:
Today, Fiona Bissett successfully passed her viva (subject to minor corrections) for the degree of Master of Science by Research with the thesis “Computational study of the self-assembly of hypoxanthine in the gas-phase and on the Au(111) surface” written under the supervision of Dr Manuela Mura. Fiona is our…

Superhero in Lincoln

On 7th September 2017 Professor James Kakalios opened a new lecture series, Great Lives, with a fascinating talk on the physics of superheros. Earlier during the day James received an Honorary Doctor of Science degree from the University of Lincoln. The lecture was followed by signing the book The Physics of Superheroes by the author.

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