Sinead Lyle

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Biography

I am a lecturer in the School of Mathematics at the University of East Anglia.  My research focuses on the representation theory of the symmetric groups and related algebras.

Follow this link for details of current PhD opportunities in Mathematics. But feel free to email me to discuss projects outside these areas and alternative sources of funding.

Career

  • ·         PhD in mathematics, Imperial College, London, 2003.  
  • ·         Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Sydney, 2003-2004. 
  • ·         Sesqui postdoctoral Fellow, University of Sydney, 2004-2006. 
  • ·         Lecturer in mathematics, University of East Anglia, 2007 - present.

Key Research Interests and Expertise

My research focuses on the representation theory of the symmetric groups and related algebras.  These algebras include the Hecke algebras of type A, the Ariki-Koike algebras and the (cyclotomic) q-Schur algebras. 
Research Keywords:

Symmetric groups

Hecke algebras

Cyclotomic quiver Hecke algebras

Specht modules

Research Supervision

Representations of symmetric groups and related algebras

Representations of cyclotomic quiver Hecke algebras (Khovanov-Lauda-Rouquier algebras)

Key Responsibilities

MTH Director of Employability

Year in Industry co-ordinator / Placements Director

Chair of the Maths Employer Advisory Panel

Member of the MTH Executive Team