Algebra Seminar. Spring 2009.

Algebra Seminar. Spring 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
Jan 21, Wed Mikhail Ershov UVa Kazhdan's property for elementary linear groups. Part I.
Jan 28, Wed Mikhail Ershov Kazhdan's property for elementary linear groups. Part II.
Jan 30, Fri Ilir Snopce Binghamton University A question of Iwasawa and pro-p groups of finite rank
Feb 4, Wed
Feb 11, Wed Kevin McCrimmon UVa Mini-course on non-associative algebras. Lecture I.
Feb 18, Wed Kevin McCrimmon Mini-course on non-associative algebras. Lecture II.
Feb 25, Wed Kevin McCrimmon Mini-course on non-associative algebras. Lecture III.
Mar 11, Wed Jinkui Wan UVa Completely splittable representations of affine Hecke-Clifford algebras
Mar 18, Wed Leonard Scott UVa Mini-course on representations and cohomology of finite and algebraic groups. Lecture I.
Mar 25, Wed Leonard Scott Mini-course on representations and cohomology of finite and algebraic groups. Lecture II.
Apr 1, Wed Leonard Scott Mini-course on representations and cohomology of finite and algebraic groups. Lecture III.
Apr 8, Wed Shun-Jen Cheng Academia Sinica, Taiwan Irreducible characters of general linear superalgebra and super duality
Apr 15, Wed Andrei Rapinchuk UVa Kronecker-Weber Theorem. Lecture I.
Apr 16, Thu Andrei Rapinchuk Kronecker-Weber Theorem. Lecture II.
Apr 17, Fri Andrei Rapinchuk Kronecker-Weber Theorem. Lecture III.
Apr 29, Wed Dave Witte-Morris University of Lethbridge Introduction to Ratner's Theorems on Unipotent Flows


Algebra seminar in the past