Mr Mark Butler MSci

Mr Mark Butler

School of Mathematics
Teaching Fellow in Mathematics

Contact details

Address
School of Mathematics
Watson Building
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Mark is a Teaching Fellow in the School of Mathematics and a PhD candidate under the supervision of Professor Chris Parker.

Qualifications

  • MSci in Mathematical Sciences, University of Birmingham, 2021

Biography

Mark received an M.Sci. in Mathematical Sciences from the University of Birmingham in 2017. He continued at the University of Birmingham for his PhD, initially under the supervision of Dr Corneliu Hoffman and subsequently Professor Chris Parker, which is expected to be completed in early 2022.

Research

Research Themes

  • Representations of finite groups
  • Buildings (geometries for groups of Lie type)

Research Activity

Mark's PhD thesis explores representations of groups of Lie type using their associated geometries, known as 'buildings'.