Algebra Seminar. Spring 2009.

Algebra Seminar. Fall 2009.

Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 pm, Kerchof 317 and
some Fridays 3:30-4:30pm, room TBA

Note: This is a developing schedule. The dates of talks, especially for mini-courses, may change.

date speaker university Title
Sep 9, Wed Lei Zhao UVa Typical representations of Lie superalgebras
Sep 16, Wed
Sep 23, Wed Mikhail Ershov UVa Mini-course on Golod-Shafarevich groups. Lecture I.
Sep 25, Fri Mikhail Ershov UVa Mini-course on Golod-Shafarevich groups. Lecture II.
Sep 30, Wed Mikhail Ershov UVa Mini-course on Golod-Shafarevich groups. Lecture III.
Oct 7, Wed Jinkui Wan UVa Invariants and spin Invariants of the symmetric groups
Oct 16, Fri Martin Kassabov Cornell University and IAS Nonlinearity of matrix groups
Oct 28, Wed Andrei Rapinchuk UVA On groups with bounded generation
Oct 30, Fri John Thompson University of Florida TBA
Nov 4, Wed Zongzhu Lin Kansas State University Cluster automorphisms
Nov 11, Wed Francesco Matucci UVa Structure theorems for subgroups of homeomorphisms groups
Nov 18, Wed Collin Bleak University of Nebraska What demonstrative subgroups cannot tell us about R. Thompson's group V
Dec 2, Wed Jie Du University of New South Wales A double Hall algebra approach to affine quantum Schur-Weyl theory


Algebra seminar in the past