Young Group Theorists workshop: exploring new connections

(September 4 – 9, 2022)

Big questions of finite permutation groups – some answered, others open

by Cheryl Praeger (University of Western Australia)


Primitive permutation groups: more problems and open questions

by Melissa Lee (University of Auckland)


Almost elusive groups

by Emily Hall (The University of Bristol)

Permutation groups acting under constraints

by Rebecca Waldecker (MLU Halle Wittenberg)

A double coset problem for algebraic groups

by Aluna Rizzoli (University of Cambridge)

Orbital Diameter of Primitive Permutation Groups

by Kamilla Rekvenyi (Imperial College London)

The intersection graph of a finite simple group

by Saul D Freedman (University of St Andrews)

Subgp structure of linear gps

by Colva Roney-Dougal (University of St Andrews)

Exceptional Finite groups of Lie type and their Primitive actions

by Eileen Pan (University of Warwick)

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Principal blocks for different primes

by Noelia Rizo (Universidad de Oviedo)

Backtrack methods and canonical images

by Rebecca Waldecker (MLU Halle Wittenberg)

On the image of the trivial source ring in the ring of virtual characters of a finite group

by John McHugh (University of California – Santa Cruz)

Generation of finite groups

by Colva Roney-Dougal (University of St Andrews)

Möbius function of finite classical groups

by Luca di Gravina (Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldörf))

Average number of zeros of characters of finite groups

by Sesuai Yash Madanha (University of Pretoria)


The Gyrogroups and the G-graph of some Gyrogroups

by Farzaneh Gholaminezhad (University of Kashan)

Random Generation of finite simple groups

by Eilidh McKemmie (Rutgers University)

Conjecture-Cracking with the Classification:  Some Applications, New and Old, of the CFSG

by Mandi Schaeffer-Fry (Metropolitan State University of Denver)