School of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science

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Chris is the School's Undergraduate Admissions Officer and serves on the Faculty Recruitment and Outreach Committee.

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Office hours: We 16:00-17:00/Fr 16:00-17:00

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Publications

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Article
Fleischmann, P. and Woodcock, C. (2017). Free actions of p-groups on affine varieties in characteristic p. Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society [Online]:1-27. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0305004117000317.
Dore, J. and Woodcock, C. (2015). Domineering: Comments on a Game of No Chance. Mathematics Today 51:172-174.
Fleischmann, P. and Woodcock, C. (2015). Modular group actions on algebras and p-local Galois extensions for finite groups. Journal of Algebra [Online] 442:316-353. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jalgebra.2015.06.003.
Fleischmann, P. and Woodcock, C. (2013). Galois ring extensions and localized modular rings of invariants of p-groups. Transformation Groups [Online] 18:131-147. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00031-012-9205-6.
Fleischmann, P. and Woodcock, C. (2013). Universal Galois algebras and cohomology of p-groups. Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra [Online] 217:530-545. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpaa.2012.06.023.
Fleischmann, P. and Woodcock, C. (2011). Non-linear group actions with polynomial invariant rings and a structure theorem for modular Galois extensions. Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society [Online] 103:826-846. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1112/plms/pdr016.
Fleischmann, P. and Woodcock, C. (2011). Relative Invariants, Ideal Classes and Quasi-Canonical Modules of Modular Rings of Invariants. Journal of Algebra [Online] 348:110-134. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jalgebra.2011.09.024.
Woodcock, C. (2010). Almost equal group multiplications. Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra [Online] 214:1497-1500. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpaa.2009.12.002.
Woodcock, C. (2009). Reciprocal Polynomials and p-Group Cohomology. Algebras and Representation Theory [Online] 12:597-604. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10468-008-9106-5.
Woodcock, C. (2009). The ring of reciprocal polynomials and rank varieties. Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society [Online] 41:654-662. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1112/blms/bdp038.
Fleischmann, P., Kemper, G. and Woodcock, C. (2007). Homomorphisms, Localizations and a new Algorithm to construct Invariant Rings of Finite Groups. Journal of Algebra [Online] 309:497-517. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jalgebra.2005.06.038 .
Woodcock, C. (2007). A commutative analogue of the group ring. Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra [Online] 210:193-199. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpaa.2006.09.011.
Woodcock, C. (2007). Reciprocal polynomials and modular invariant theory. Transformation Groups [Online] 12:787-806. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00031-006-0043-2.
Shank, R. et al. (2006). The Noether numbers for cyclic groups of prime order. Advances in Mathematics [Online] 207:149-155. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aim.2005.11.009 .
Shaar, A., Woodcock, C. and Davies, P. (1999). Prime sequences for asynchronous pulse repetition interval agile radar. IEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems [Online] 35:543-548. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/7.766936.
Woodcock, C. and Smart, N. (1998). p-adic chaos and random number generation. Experimental Mathematics 7:333-342.
Woodcock, C. (1997). The automorphism group of a p-adic convolution algebra. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 56:171-178.
Woodcock, C. (1996). On the asymptotic behaviour of a function arising from tossing coins. Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society 28:19-23.
Woodcock, C. and Graves-Morris, P. (1996). Generalised discriminants. Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society 53:149-157.
Woodcock, C. (1996). Divisibility and squares in a p-adic convolution algebra. Quarterly Journal of Mathematics 47:511-523.
Woodcock, C. (1996). Special p-adic analytic functions and Fourier transforms. Journal of Number Theory [Online] 60:393-408. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1006/jnth.1996.0130.
Woodcock, C. (1996). A p-adic analog of Wirtinger's inequality. Michigan Mathematical Journal 43:349-354.
Woodcock, C. and Graves-Morris, P. (1993). A determinant identity. Siam Review 35:649-651.
Woodcock, C. and Sharif, H. (1990). Hadamard-products of rational formal power-series. Journal of Algebra 128:517-527.
Woodcock, C. and Sharif, H. (1989). On the transcendence of certain series. Journal of Algebra 121:364-369.
Woodcock, C. and Sharif, H. (1988). Algebraic-functions over a field of positive characteristic and hadamard-products. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 37:395-403.
Woodcock, C. (1987). A 2 variable riemann-zeta function. Journal of Number Theory 27:212-221.
Woodcock, C. and Davies, P. (1987). The generation of high-speed binary sequences from interleaved low-speed sequences. IEEE Transactions on Communications 35:115-117.
Woodcock, C., Shaar, A. and Davies, P. (1987). Bounds on the cross-correlation functions of state m-sequences. IEEE Transactions on Communications 35:305-312.
Woodcock, C. (1986). On orthogonal latin squares. Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A 43:146-148.
Shaar, A., Woodcock, C. and Davies, P. (1984). Number of one-coincidence sequence sets for frequency- hopping multiple access communication-systems. IEE Proceedings F: Radar and Signal Processing [Online] 131:725-728. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/ip-f-1:19840109.
Woodcock, C. (1984). Spectral properties of tame functions on the ring of p-adic integers. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 30:407-418.
Woodcock, C. (1982). A spectral valuation on the ring of p-adic integers. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 25:223-234.
Woodcock, C. (1979). Convolutions on the ring of p-adic integers. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 20:101-108.
Woodcock, C. (1975). A note on some congruences for the bernoulli numbers bm. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 11:256-256.
Woodcock, C. (1974). An invariant p-adic integral on Zp. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 8:731-734.
Woodcock, C. (1974). Fourier analysis for p-adic Lipschitz functions. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 7:681-693.
Woodcock, C. (1973). A note on duality over complete local rings. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 6:614-616.
Book section
Woodcock, C. (1992). p-Adic Fourier Series. in: Baker, A. and Plymen, R. J. eds. P-adic methods and their applications. Oxford University Press, pp. 167-193.
Monograph
Ridout, M., Woodcock, C. and Cole, D. (2006). Generation number in a pure birth process. University of Kent.
Conference or workshop item
Graves-Morris, P., Baker, G. and Woodcock, C. (1994). Cayley's theorem and its application in the theory of vector Pade approximants. in: 6th International Congress on Computational and Applied Mathematics. Elsevier Science, pp. 255-265. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0377-0427(95)00176-X .
Woodcock, C. (1978). Parseval's formula and p-adic interpolation. in: Conference on p-adic analysis . Katholieke Univ. Nijmegen, Nijmegen, pp. 205-217.
Total publications in KAR: 42 [See all in KAR]
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Research Interests

  • Commutative algebra, algebraic geometry and algebraic number theory
  • p-adic analogues of classical functions and their applications in number theory.
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Teaching

MA022: Graphs, Geometry and Trigonometry
MA352: Real Analysis 1
MA549: Discrete Mathematics back to top

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