Launch of Kourovka Forum

As an additional feature of the Kourovka Notebook, a new series of online seminars “Kourovka Forum” will be launched on 29th of October 2020:

The first seminar will be held on Thursday, October 29, at 16:00 Novosibirsk time (=9:00 London time) via ZOOM. The first talk is by Evgeny Khukhro, Some problems about bounding length parameters of finite groups. The zoom link is

This series of seminars is intended to highlight the most promising research directions in group theory and, more generally, algebra, along with other relevant fields of mathematics. Clear formulations of the problems may help young researchers to focus their efforts and give them a higher chance of achieving outstanding mathematical results.

The seminars will be held once in two weeks on Thursdays. The starting time of the seminar will vary depending on the preferences of the speaker, taking into account the geography of the audience.