On 7th of November 2016 Dr Peter M. Neumann, OBE, from Oxford delivered our Second Annual Boole Lecture in Mathematics. A fascinating talk about a revolutionary mathematician Évariste Galois which enlightened the public about his dramatically short but extraordinary fruitful life. In the span of just a few years Galois opened up a whole new direction for mathematics, which is […]

## Fields medallist honored in Lincoln

In a spectacular graduation ceremony on 5th of September 2016 held in the magnificent Lincoln Cathedral Professor Efim Zelmanov, Fields Medallist (1994), was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science degree. I am really thrilled to have joined such an academic family! -wrote Professor Zelmanov after the ceremony.

## Great success of the first mathematics conference in Lincoln!

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

Lincoln School of Mathematics and Physics has conducted on 31st August—2nd September its first mathematics conference “Groups, rings, and their automorphisms”, which was dedicated to Evgeny Khukhro’s 60th birthday. The conference proved to be a resounding success for our new school, attracting leading mathematicians from all over the world, including…

## Fields Medallist to talk at Lincoln’s inaugural maths conference

An eminent mathematician who has won the Fields Medal – often referred to as the ‘Nobel Prize of mathematics’ – will speak at the University of Lincoln, UK, as part of its inaugural maths conference. Professor Efim Zelmanov, who is currently based at the University of California in San Diego, will also become an Honorary […]

## Women in Maths

## Professor Charles Leedham-Green gives an Algebra seminar in Lincoln

## Talk in Brasilia

Originally posted on Algebra in Lincoln:

26/09 (sexta-feira); as aulas terão lugar no auditório do MAT às 14:30 horas. Palestrante: Evgeny Khukhro (Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk, Russia, and University of Lincoln, UK) Some linear methods in the study of nilpotent groups (a survey) Most of the methods that will be described are Lie ring methods.…

## New staff – Dr Evgeny Khukhro

Welcome to our new staff: Dr Evgeny Khukhro, who is a Senior Lecturer in Pure Mathematics in our school. His subject specialism is Group Theory and Theory of Lie Rings. Evgeny is a member of Editorial Boards of “Journal of Algebra” (Elsevier), “Journal of Group Theory” (de Gruyter) and a Managing Editor of Kourovka Notebook (Unsolved Problems in Group […]