Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Stacey Law

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
On Wednesday the 14th of February, Stacey Law (Cambridge) visited Lincoln and gave a talk “On the p’-subgraph of the Young graph“. Abstract:  Let be a prime number and any natural number. Let be an ordinary irreducible character of the symmetric group whose degree is coprime to . We…

Guest lecture by Prof Natasha Maurits — Study Maths

Our school’s External Advisory Board member, Professor Natasha Maurits from the Netherlands, visited us on 19–20 February 2018. Natasha delivered a guest lecture in “Industrial Mathematics” module for our 2nd year Maths students on applications of mathematics and statistics in medicine and health care. via Guest lecture by Prof Natasha Maurits — Study Maths

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Rachel Newton

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
On Friday the 9th of February 2018, Dr Rachel Newton (University of Reading) visited  Lincoln and gave a talk “Counting failures of a local-global principle”. Abstract: The search for rational solutions to polynomial equations is ongoing for more than 4000 years. Modern approaches try to piece together ‘local’ information to…

Algebra Seminar by Dr Rachel Newton

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
? On Friday the 9th of February 2018, Rachel Newton (University of Reading) will be visiting Lincoln and giving a seminar at 2.30pm in INB 3305. All are welcome to attend. Her talk will be on “Counting failures of a local-glocal principle” and her talk abstract is as follows:…

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Lukasz Grabowski

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On Wednesday the 31st of January 2018 Dr Lukasz Grabowski (Lancaster University) visited Lincoln and gave a talk “Quotients of groups by torsion elements”. Abstract: Our recent result with Gabor Elek deals with the variant of the “Halmos problem” for the rank metric. A particular case is as follows: if A…

Physics Seminar – Jan 31st

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This week’s seminar will be jointly given by  Dmitry Nerukh, Aston University and  Gennady Chuev,  visiting from the Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Biophysics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Russia. It will be in INB 3305 at 1pm on Wednesday Jan 31st. Dmitry will talk about ‘  Hybrid Molecular Dynamics –…

Algebra Seminar by Dr Lukasz Grabowski

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
On Wednesday the 31st of January 2018, Lukasz Grabowski will be visiting Lincoln and giving an algebra seminar on “Almost commuting matrices with respect to the rank metric”. His abstract is as follows: “I will present my recent result with Gabor Elek, which deals with the variant of the…

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Maurice Chiodo

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
On Wednesday 24 January, Dr Maurice Chiodo (University of Cambridge)  visited Lincoln and gave a talk “Quotients of groups by torsion elements”. Abstract: The quotient of a group by the normal closure of all its torsion elements need not be torsion-free. However, iterating this process a countably-infinite number of times…

Algebra Seminar by Dr Maurice Chiodo

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
On Wednesday the 24th of January, Maurice Chiodo, from the University of Cambridge, will be visiting Lincoln and giving a Seminar at 3pm in INB 3305. His talk title is “Quotients of groups by torsion elements” and his talk abstract is as follows: The quotient of a group G…

Algebra seminar in Lincoln: talk by Dr Henry Bradford

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:
Dr Henry Bradford (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen) visited Lincoln on 20th of December 2017. He gave a talk “Diameter & Navigation in Finite Cayley Graphs”. Abstract: Cayley graphs of finite groups are a rich source of examples of sparse graphs of small diameter, which are of interest in cryptography, computational group theory…

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