Dr John O'Connor

Dr John O'Connor

Honorary Senior Lecturer

Researcher profile

Email
joc@st-andrews.ac.uk
Office
119 MI
Location
Mathematical Institute

 

Research areas

I am interested in Computational Algebra. I am one of the members of the St Andrews team which has taken over the development of the GAP system for computer algebra (Groups, Algorithms and Programming).


I am also a member of CIRCA the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Computational Algebra.

Selected publications

  • Open access

    Paris 1907: the observer vs the administrator

    Peres, T., Gomez Mena, J., Robertson, E., Falconer, I. & O'Connor, J., 1 Feb 2019, In: Astronomy & Geophysics. 60, 1, p. 1.40-1.42

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Open access

    Online resource for the history of astronomy

    Talbot, G., Shand, I., Falconer, I., Robertson, E. & O'Connor, J., 1 Feb 2018, In: Astronomy and Geophysics. 59, 1, p. 1.20-1.21 aty025.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Open access

    Erwin Schrödinger and quantum wave mechanics

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 22 Aug 2017, In: Quanta. 6, 1, p. 48-52 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Symmetry and enumeration of self-similar fractals.

    Falconer, K. J. & O'Connor, J. J., Apr 2007, In: Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society. 39, 2, p. 272-282 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Knots and Physics in 19th Century Scotland

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 2005, In: OCTOGON Mathematical Magazine. 2005, p. 108-115

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Ten years of the History of Mathematics on the Web

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 2005, In: OCTOGON Mathematical Magazine. 2005, p. 102-107

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  • Isaac Barrow

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 2004, Biographical Dictionary of British Economists. Rutherford, D. (ed.). Thoemmes Continuum

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Obituary : David Allan Spence January 3, 1926- September 7, 2003

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 2004

    Research output: Other contribution

  • William Ernest Johnson

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 2004, Biographical Dictionary of British Economists. Rutherford, D. (ed.). Thoemmes Continuum

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Lars Valerian Ahlfors

    O'Connor, J. J. & Robertson, E. F., 2003, Fields Medallists' Lectures. Atiyah, S. M. & Iagolnitzer, D. (eds.). World Scientific, p. 3-4

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

 

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