Dr Grant Cairns
Reader and Associate Professor
College of Science, Health and Engineering
School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences 2, Room 217, Melbourne (Bundoora)
Doctorat D’Etat, U.S.T.L., Montpellier, France
Area of study
Mathematics and Statistics
Awarded a Carrick National Teaching Citation in 2007 for 'fostering mathematics students' development and encouraging their active engagement in mathematics, through high-level reading groups, seminars, enquiry driven research projects and joint publication'.
- Lie algebras and their cohomology
- Graph drawings
- Topological dynamics of group actions
Grant Cairns, Ana Hinic Galic, Yuri Nikolayevsky and Ioannis Tsartsaflis, `Geodesic bases for Lie algebras', Linear Multilinear Algebra 63 (2015), no. 6, 1176–1194.
Grant Cairns, Timothy J. Koussas and Yuri Nikolayevsky, `Great-circle spherical thrackles', Discrete Math. 338 (2015), no. 12, 2507–2513.
Christian Aebi and Grant Cairns, `Wilson Theorems for Double-, Hyper-, Sub- and Super-factorials', Amer. Math. Monthly 122 (2015), no. 5, 433–443.
Grant Cairns and Stacey Mendan, 'Symmetric Bipartite Graphs and Graphs with Loops', Discrete Math. Theor. Comput. Sci., 71 (2015), no. 1, 97–102.
Grant Cairns, Stacey Mendan and Yuri Nikolayevsky, 'A sharp refinement of a result of Zverovich--Zverovich', Discrete Math. 338 (2015), no. 7, 1085–1089.
See personnel web site: http://grantcairns.ltumathstats.com/
I have been involved in numerous research projects and several areas of pure mathematics, as in indicated in my publications. Write to me for further information.