Robert Wilson's Research Page

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My research is mainly in finite group theory, and related areas such as representation theory, some aspects of combinatorics, and computational techniques and algorithms applicable to finite groups. Some particular aspects that interest me as listed below. Some links:

Research seminars

The following notes and/or slides are from a few of my talks given in a variety of places during recent years.

Papers and Preprints

Research-level books

The finite simple groups
Springer, 2009.
Webpage with corrections and additional material.
The various old versions are no longer available.
Atlas of finite groups
by JHConway, RTCurtis, SPNorton, RAParker and RAWilson
Oxford University Press, 1985. Reprint with corrections, 2004
Webpage (not yet available).
The Atlas of Finite Groups: Ten Years On
edited by Robert Curtis and Robert Wilson
Cambridge University Press, 1998.
LMS Lecture Notes.
An Atlas of Brauer Characters
by CJansen, KLux, RParker and RWilson
Oxford University Press, 1995. Out of print.
Webpage (not yet available). One day the contents of the book may be available here.

Grant reports

Postgraduate Students

Current and recently graduated students:
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