LMS/EPSRC Short Instructional Course

Computational Group Theory

St Andrews 2013

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Academic and Social Timetable

Lectures and laboratory sessions take place in the Mathematical Institute.


Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09.00 - 10.00 Hulpke Hulpke Eick Holt Neunhöffer
10.00 - 11.00 Eick Eick Hulpke Hulpke Holt
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee
11.30 - 12.30 Holt Neunhöffer Holt Neunhöffer Eick
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
14.00 - 15.00 Neunhöffer Special lecture 1
Special lecture 2
15.00 - 15.30 Arrival Tea Tea Free Tea Departure
15.30 - 17.00 Day Lab time Lab time Afternoon Lab time /
Extra sessions*
19.00 - 21.00 Dinner (Zizzi)

A reminder that the lecture courses are as follows:
Permutation Groups Alexander Hulpke (Colorado State University)
Soluble Groups and p-groups Bettina Eick (Technische Universität Braunschweig)
Matrix Groups/Constructive Recognition Derek Holt (University of Warwick)
Finitely Presented Groups Max Neunhöffer (University of St Andrews)

Also see the full programme details.

Extra Sessions

(*) The extra sessions, chosen based on participant feedback, are provided in parallel to the lab session on Thursday afternoon and are as follows:

  • 3.30pm: "How to Write a GAP Package" (Konovalov)
  • 4.00pm: "GAP Types, Objects and Method Selection" (Neunhöffer)

Social Events

  • The conference dinner will be on Tuesday evening, in Zizzi Restaurant, South St.
  • Wednesday afternoon is left free to explore the town with the possibility of an organised excursion.
Further information about visiting the town is available from the Travel and Arrival section.