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Algebra Seminar 2012-13

Seminars are held on Thursdays at 14:00 in Room B3.02 - Mathematics Institute

Organisers: Inna Capdeboscq and Dmitriy Rumynin

Term 1 - 2012/13


 

  • Thursday 18 October 2012, Derek Holt, Computational Representation Theory
  • Thursday 25 October 2012, Simon Goodwin, Principal W-algebras for GL(m|n)
  • Thursday 8 November 2012, Olivier Dudas, Modular Deligne-Lusztig Theory
  • Thursday 22 November 2012, Simon Willerton, Semi-tropical Modules and Enriched Categories
  • Thursday 29 November 2012, Martin Liebeck, Simple Groups and Magic Words.

Term 2 - 2012/13

 

  • Thursday 31 January 2013, Andrey Mudrov, On representations of conjugacy classes of GL_q(n)
  • Thursday 14 February 2013, Alexandre Borovik, Fifty Shades of Black: Structural Theory of Black Box Groups
  • Thursday 7 March 2013, Susan Hermiller, Algorithms and topology of Cayley graphs for groups

Term 3 - 2012/13

  • Thursday 25 April 2013, No seminar
  • Thursday 2 May 2013, Laura Ciobanu, Geodesic growth in some Artin and Coxeter groups
  • Thursday 9 May 2013, Lewis Topley, Finite W-algebras and the sheets of a Lie algebra
  • Thursday 16 May 2013, Alex Bartel, Comparing rational representations and permutation representations of finite groups
  • Friday 17 May 2013, Viktoriya Ozornova, On the K(\pi,1)-conjecture for Artin groups
  • Thursday 23 May 2013, Kay Magaard, Connectivity of Hurwitz Spaces and the Fried-Serre Lifting Invariant.
  • Thursday 30 May 2013, Inna Capdeboscq, Free profinitely dense subgroups of Chevalley groups
  • Thursday 6 June 2013, Vladimir Bavula, New criteria for a ring to have a semisimple left quotient ring
  • Thursday 13 June 2013, Dmitriy Rumynin, Lie Algebras in Symmetric Monoidal Categories
  • Thursday 20 June 2013, TBA
  • Thursday 27 June 2013, TBA