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Adam Thomas

  Adam Thomas

Adam Thomas

Assistant Professor

Office: B2.24
Phone: +44 (0)2476 528325
Email: Adam dot R dot Thomas at warwick dot ac dot uk


Teaching Responsibilities 2021/22:

Term 1: MA251 Algebra I: Advanced Linear Algebra

Term 2: TCC course on Algebraic Groups

Research Interests: Algebraic groups, finite groups of Lie type, Lie algebras, representation theory

Recent research grants: EPSRC New Investigator Award 1/5/2022 - 30/4/2025

Most relevant recent publications:

A New Maximal Subgroup of E8 in Characteristic 3, with D. Craven and D. Stewart, to appear in Proc. Amer. Math. Soc.

The classification of extremely primitive groups, with T. C. Burness, to appear in Int. Math. Res. Not.

The irreducible subgroups of exceptional algebraic groups, Mem. Amer. Math. Soc. 268 (2021), no. 1307

Reducible subgroups of exceptional algebraic groups, with A. J. Litterick, J. Pure Appl. Algebra 223 (2019), 2489-2529

The Jacobson-Morozov theorem and complete reducibility of Lie subalgebras, with D. I. Stewart, Proc. Lond. Math. Soc. 116 (2018), 68-100.

Complete reducibility in good characteristic, with A. J. Litterick, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 370 (2018), 5279-5340.

Simple irreducible subgroups of exceptional algebraic groups, J. Algebra 423 (2015), 190-238.

Workshops/conferences/seminars: Algebra Seminar, Future directions in algebraic groups and Lie algebras in the UK

Simple Groups (2018), Winter Meeting on Bruhat-Tits Buildings (2015)

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