Welcome to the Department of Algebra at the Johannes Kepler Universität Linz in Austria. Our main research activity currently lies in studying near-rings, rings, and in general, structures that arise from studying functions on universal algebras, in particular polynomial functions. It is documented in our recent publications.

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Location of the department

Science Park II, 3rd floor. Secretary's office: Room 0372. Maps: [1], [2].

Head of the department

Prof. Günter Pilz.

Survey on some activities at the department


Postal Address

Department of Algebra, Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Altenberger Strasse 69, 4040 Linz, Austria, Europe.

Phone Numbers

+43 70 2468 6850 (Secretary), +43 70 2468 6851 (G. Pilz). Dial 070 2468 ... from inside Austria. Phone numbers of the members of the department.

Fax Number

+43 70 2468 6852.

Maintained by Erhard Aichinger.