Miss Aleen Sheikh

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Research interests

My research interests lie in investigating zero-sum sequences over finite abelian groups. In particular, I am interested in the Davenport constant for finite abelian groups.

Teaching

I am currently a Mathematics Tutor at the International Study Centre at Royal Holloway.

I have conducted undergraduate workshops for the following courses at Royal Holloway:

  • MT1300 - Principles of Statistics
  • MT2300 - Statistical Methods

I have graded undergraduate assignments for the following courses at Royal Holloway:

  • MT1300 - Principles of Statistics
  • MT1820 - Matrix Algebra
  • MT1940 - Numbers and Functions
  • MT2300 - Statistical Methods
  • MT2860 - Groups and Group Actions

Educational background

  • PhD in Mathematics from Royal Holloway (2013-2017).
    Awarded the Reid Scholarship.
    Title of thesis: ‘The Davenport constant of finite abelian groups’. 
  • MSci in Mathematics from King's College London (2007-2011) - First Class Honours.
    Awarded ‘The John Tyrrell prize for the most meritorious performance in Mathematics by a 2nd year student’.
    Title of Master’s project: ‘Cryptography’.
  • A-levels in Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Art & Design, and Drama & Theatre Studies from La SWAP Sixth Form (2005-2007).
  • 10 GCSEs, 1 GCSE Short Course, and 1 Free Standing Maths Qualification from Parliament Hill School (2000-2005).
  • Ashmount Primary School - Infant + Junior (1996-2000).
  • Hungerford Primary School - Infant (1993-1996).
  • Ring Cross Primary School - Nursery (1992-1993).

Other work

Other than Mathematics, I like singing and dancing! I have been learning Kathak Dance for the past 8 years and I hold a Post Diploma in the subject passed with Distinction in 2015. I have been learning North Indian Classical Vocal for the past 9 years and I hold a Post Diploma in the subject passed with First Class in 2014.

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