# Dr Anthony Nixon

Lecturer in Pure Mathematics## Research Interests

- Combinatorial rigidity
- Graphs and matroids
- Discrete and computational geometry
- Algebraic and geometric techniques in discrete mathematics

Change of metrics in rigidity theory

Nixon, A.K., Whiteley, W. 1/06/2018 In: Handbook of Geometric Constraint Systems Principles. CRC Press 31 p.

Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Inductive constructions for combinatorial local and global rigidity

Nixon, A.K., Ross, E. 1/06/2018 In: Handbook of Geometric Constraint Systems Principles. CRC Press 27 p.

Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Tensegrity

Nixon, A.K., Connelly, R. 1/06/2018 In: Handbook of Geometric Constraint Systems Principles. CRC Press 21 p.

Chapter (peer-reviewed)

A constructive characterisation of circuits in the simple (2,1)-sparse matroid

McCourt, T., Nixon, A.K. 6/02/2018 In: Journal of Graph Theory. 25 p.

Journal article

Symmetry-forced rigidity of frameworks on surfaces

Nixon, A., Schulze, B. 06/2016 In: Geometriae Dedicata. 182, 1, p. 163-201. 39 p.

Journal article

Generating groups using hypergraphs

Gill, N., Gillespie, N., Nixon, A.K., Semeraro, J. 7/03/2016 In: The Quarterly Journal of Mathematics. 67, 1, p. 29-52. 24 p.

Journal article

Anchored boundary conditions for locally isostatic networks

Theran, L., Nixon, A.K., Ross, E., Sadjadi, M., Servatius, B., Thorpe, M. 30/11/2015 In: Physical Review E. 92, 5, 9 p.

Journal article

Stress matrices and global rigidity of frameworks on surfaces

Jackson, B., Nixon, A. 10/2015 In: Discrete and Computational Geometry. 54, 3, p. 586-609. 24 p.

Journal article

Periodic rigidity on a variable torus using inductive constructions

Nixon, A., Ross, E. 2015 In: The Electronic Journal of Combinatorics . 22, 1, 30 p.

Journal article

A constructive characterisation of circuits in the simple (2,2)-sparsity matroid

Nixon, A. 11/2014 In: European Journal of Combinatorics. 42, p. 92-106. 15 p.

Journal article

Necessary conditions for the generic global rigidity of frameworks on surfaces

Jackson, B., McCourt, T., Nixon, A. 09/2014 In: Discrete and Computational Geometry. 52, 2, p. 344-360. 17 p.

Journal article

Symmetry adapted Assur decompositions

Nixon, A., Schulze, B., Sljoka, A., Whiteley, W. 27/06/2014 In: Symmetry. 6, 3, p. 516-550. 35 p.

Journal article

A characterization of generically rigid frameworks on surfaces of revolution

Nixon, A., Owen, J., Power, S. 2014 In: SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics. 28, 4, p. 2008-2028. 21 p.

Journal article

An inductive construction of (2,1)-tight graphs

Nixon, A., Owen, J. 2014 In: Contributions to Discrete Mathematics. 9, 2, p. 1-16. 16 p.

Journal article

One brick at a time: a survey of inductive constructions in rigidity theory

Nixon, A., Ross, E. 2014 In: Rigidity and symmetry. New York : Springer p. 303-324. 22 p.

Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Rigidity of frameworks supported on surfaces

Nixon, A., Owen, J.C., Power, S. 2012 In: SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics. 26, 4, p. 1733-1757. 25 p.

Journal article

Egervary research group on combinatorial optimization seminar

Invited talk

Sheffield Automatic Control and Systems Engineering Seminar

Invited talk

Cornell conference on rigidity

Participation in conference

Bond-node structures

Participation in conference

Japanese-Hungarian symposium on discrete mathematics

Participation in conference

St Andrews centre for interdisciplinary research in computer algebra seminar

Invited talk

Queen Mary Combinatorics Study Group Seminar

Invited talk

WPI Colloquium Talk

Invited talk

Cornell Discrete Geometry and Combinatorics Seminar

Invited talk

Unusual Configuration Spaces

Participation in conference

Distance Geometry

Participation in conference

Workshop on geometric rigidity

Participation in conference

Geometric rigidity theory and applications

Participation in conference

Discrete mathematics and game theory seminar

Invited talk

Workshop on rigidity, submodularity and discrete convexity

Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Heilbronn Annual Conference

Participation in conference

Plymouth Mathematics Seminar

Invited talk

Global rigidity

Participation in conference

Advances in combinatorial and geometric rigidity

Participation in conference

Geometric Rigidity Workshop

Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Configuration spaces of linkages

Participation in workshop, seminar, course

- Discrete Mathematics and Geometric Rigidity

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