Alexander Betts
Postdoctoral Researcher in Mathematics

Contact details

Postal address:
Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik
Vivatsgasse 7
53111 Bonn
Deutschland
Email: betts[at]mpim[hyphen]bonn[dot]mpg[dot]de

Teaching

University teaching

  • Mini-course at Paris 6 The Chabauty--Kim method
  • Supervisor in KCL for Master's essay Counterexamples to the Hasse Principle (2017)
  • Tutor in Oxford
    • Geometry (2016)
    • Number theory revision (2016)
  • Teaching assistant in Oxford
    • Elliptic curves (2015)
    • Lie algebras (2014)
  • Supervisor in Cambridge
    • Galois theory (2014)

Outreach teaching

  • I run frequent training sessions at UKMT summer schools
    • Trinity College training camp (2011–2015, 2017–2018)
    • National mathematics summer school (2015–present)

Other outreach and enrichment activities

  • Marker/problem captain for the British mathematical olympiad rounds 1 & 2 (2011–present)
  • Problem selector for the UKMT advanced mentoring scheme (2012–2013)
  • Setter for the British mathematical olympiad rounds 1 & 2 (2011–present)
  • UK problem selection captain for international competitions (2013–2016)
  • Team leader on international mathematics olympiads
    • Balkan mathematical olympiad (2015)
    • Romanian master of mathematics (2016)