Number one in the UK and seventh in the world in the Times Higher Education rankings of universities under 50 years old

Supporter of LMS Good Practice Award

Professor John Fountain

Research group:
BSc, PhD (Leeds)
Professor emeritus

Research interests

Semigroup Theory and Group Theory

Recent Publications



Fountain J, Gomes GMS, Gould V.  2009.  The free ample monoid. Int. J. Alg. Comp.. 19(4):527-554. Download: (510.07 KB); revised_version.pdf (232.78 KB)


Fountain J, Gould V.  2008.  Stability of the theory of existentially closed S-acts over a right coherent monoid. Advances in algebra and combinatorics. :129-155. Download: xian.pdf (222.1 KB)


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Professor John Fountain
Department of Mathematics
University of York
York, YO10 5DD

Tel:+44 1904 32 3070
Fax: +44 1904 32 3071

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