12th January | John Britnell (Bristol) |
The probability that two elements of a finite group are conjugate | |
19th January | Benjamin Klopsch (Royal Holloway) |
Representation growth of arithmetic groups and invariance under base change | |
26th January | Maud de Visscher (City) |
Simple modules for the Brauer algebra | |
2nd February | Tim Burness (Southampton) |
Extremely primitive groups | |
9th February | David Stewart (Oxford) |
Bounding and unbounding Ext for algebraic groups | |
16th February | Jarek Kedra (Aberdeen) |
Distortion in Groups | |
23rd February | Agata Smoktunowicz (Edinburgh) |
A curious encounter of groups and noncommutative rings | |
1st March | Dawid Kielak (Oxford) |
Linear and free representations of Out(F_{n}) | |
8th March | Jonathan Kiehlmann (Imperial) |
Strange isomorphisms and abelian profinite groups | |
15th March | John MacQuarrie (Bristol) |
Modular Representations of Profinite Groups | |
22nd March | Peter Kropholler (Glasgow) CANCELLED |
Groups with presentations where the generators weigh more than the relators | |
Easter break | |
17th May | Aner Shalev (Jerusalem) |
More words on words | |
24th May | Ian Leary (Southampton) |
Platonic polygonal complexes | |
31st May | Arturo Pianzola (University of Alberta) |
Reductive group schemes, Torsors, and Extended Affine Lie Algebras |
John N. Bray
13th September 2012