Homepage of Stephen Power


+44 (0)1524 59 3958

Email : s.power AT lancaster DOT ac DOT uk


B26, Fylde College

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    Research interests

    Rigid and flexible frameworks, finite and infinite

    Functional Analysis

    Operator Algebras, Limit Algebras and Subalgebras of C*-algebras

    Operator Theory and Hankel Operators

    Recent papers on the preprint ArXiv

    Lancaster Workshop on Bond-node structures: rigidity, combinatorics and chemistry, Mon 4th- Wed 6th June 2018

    Lancaster Workshop on Bond-node structures: rigidity, combinatorics and materials science, Wed 7th-Friday 9th June 2017

    Lancaster Workshop on Geometric Rigidity, Sunday 5th-Tuesday 7th June 2016

    ICMS Workshop:Geometric Rigidity Theory and Applications, May 30, 2016 - Jun 03, 2016

    Geometric Rigidity One Day Workshop, 10th-11th June, 2015

    Geometric Rigidity One Day Workshop, 5th June, 2014

    Proceedings of the Royal Society Workshop on "Periodic structures in nature and engineering", February 2014

    Kavli RS meeting photo more photos

    LMS Workshop at Lancaster, 12-15th July 2010: Rigidity of Frameworks and Applications

    Faculty Lecture 15th Dec. 2009, Geometric Constraint System Stories: Evariste Galois, CAD and Crystallography

    Report on EPSRC grant EP/J008648/1: Crystals Frameworks, Operator Theory and Combinatorics" : preliminary report

    Report on 2006-2008 EPSRC grant EP/E002625/1: Dilations and Higher Rank Operator Algebras : August 2008 report

    A Gallery of Infinite Frameworks (barely in progress)

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    What can ecosystems learn ? Expanding evolutionary ecology with learning theory. Daniel Power et al, 2015

    Also, New Scientist cover story, March 2016 (and page 38 inset)

    Some of my papers :

    (with G. Badri, D. Kitson) The almost periodic rigidity of crystallo-graphic bar-joint frameworks, Symmetry 6 (2014), 308-328.

    (with J.C. Owen) Crystal frameworks, symmetry and affinely periodic flexes, NYJM 20 (2014) 665-693

    (with J.C. Owen) Infinite bar-joint frameworks, crystals and operator theory, NYJM 17 (2011) 445-490

    (with J.C. Owen) Continuous curves from infinite Kempe linkages, Bull. LMS 2009 ; doi: 10.1112/blms/bdp087

    (with J.C. Owen) Infinite bar-joint frameworks

    (with R. Levene) Manifolds of Hilbert space projections, Proc. LMS 2009; doi: 10.1112/plms/pdp035

    Other Links:

    Research articles from 2000

    Research articles 1990-1999...., my books, miscellany

    Research articles pre 1990

    Until recently I was editorial advisor for the Bulletin, Journal and Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society

    and the Editorial Board of the Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications

    Department Numbers:

    Tel +44 (0)1524 59 3960
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