Lev Arkad'evich Kaluzhnin (31.01.1914-06.12.1990) was an outstanding mathematician born in Moscow. Professor of Berlin University, founder and head of the algebra chair in Kyiv University. Author of more than 130 articles and books. Appreciated teacher to his students including 18 PhDs and 4 habilitated PhDs. His wide scientific interests included permutation groups, group varieties theory, algorithm theory, mathematical linguistics. Most famous results lie in the field of group theory.


The International Algebraic Conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of L.A.Kaluzhnin will be held on July 7-12, 2014 in Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. The Conference is organized jointly by Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Institute of Mathematics of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, and National University of "KyivMohyla Academy".

Organizing committee:

S.Vyzhva (chairman),

V.Kirichenko (vice-chairman), A.Petravchuk (vice-chairman),

O.Bezushchak, Ie.Bondarenko, O.Drozd-Koroleva (secretary), A.Oliynyk.

Program committee:

V.Sushchansky (Poland) - the head,

V.Bavula (United Kingdom), N.Chernikov (Ukraine), Yu.Drozd (Ukraine), V.Futorny (Brazil), R.Grigorchuk (USA), V.Kirichenko (Ukraine), M.Komarnitskyi (Ukraine), M.Klin (Israel), L.Kurdachenko (Ukraine), Ya.Lavrenyuk (Ukraine), V.Mazorchuk (Sweden), V.Mazurov (Russia), V.Monakhov (Belarus), M.Muzychuk (Israel), V.Nekrashevich (USA), M.Nikitchenko (Ukraine), B.Novikov (Ukraine), B.Oliynyk (Ukraine), A.Olshanskii (Russia-USA), S.Ovsienko (Ukraine), R.Poeschel (Germany), I.Protasov (Ukraine), A.Skiba (Belarus), V.Ustimenko (Poland), V.Vyshenskiy (Ukraine), M.Zaicev (Russia), E.Zelmanov (USA).

Registration and Abstracts

Persons interested in participating in the conference are kindly asked to register online as well as to send one page abstract (in English) which should be prepared in LaTeX.

The registration fee is 100 USD (for accompanying persons 50 USD). The registration fee for the Ukrainian citizens and citizens from countries of the former SU is 250 UAH (100 UAH for accompanying persons, students, postgraduate students). The registration fee is to be paid upon arrival in Kyiv. The fee covers organization costs: abstracts, coffee-breaks and cultural program.

We regret that travel and daily expenses cannot be paid by the Organizing Committee.


In this new section you will find the book of abstracts and photos from the conference.


Registration deadline: May 12, 2014

Absracts deadline: June 2, 2014


The conference aims to include the following sections:

  1. Group Theory
  2. Rings, Modules, Representations
  3. Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory
  4. Computer Algebra, Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Logic
  5. Semigroups and Algebraic Systems

We plan plenary talks (45 min), section talks (25 min) and short communications (15 min).

The official languages of the conference are Ukrainian, Russian and English.


Email: kaluzhnin-conf@incarne.net

Email 2: kaluzhnin.conf@gmail.com

Secretary: Olena Drozd-Koroleva

Address: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, 4E, prospekt Glushkova, Kyiv, Ukraine

Phone: +38 (044) 259-0517