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7 January  Elliot Costi (Queen Mary) 
Constructive recognition of classical groups  
14 January  No seminar 
There was a talk on Verbal ellipticity by Dan Segal to mark the retirement of Bert Wehrfritz 

21 January  Peter Keevash (Queen Mary) 
The hypergraph Turan problem  
28 January 2008  Nikolay Nikolov (Imperial) 
Expansion and product decomposition of finite groups  
4 February 2008  Charles LeedhamGreen (Queen Mary) 
Classifying more pgroups by coclass  
11 February 2008  No seminar: School Anniversary Lectures 
18 February 2008  Alessio Corti (Imperial) 
Algebraic geometry, ordinary differential equations and quantum cohomology  
25 February 2008  Alexey Muranov (Lyon I) 
Arithmetic in groups of piecewise affine permutations of an interval  
3 March 2008  Alexander Its (Brunel, Imperial, on leave from IUPUI, Indianapolis) 
Generalized FisherHartwig asymptotics. The RiemannHilbert Approach  
10 March 2008  Shaun Bullett (Queen Mary) 
Deformations of the modular group  
17 March 2008  Olympia Talelli (University of Athens) 
An integral homological characterization of finite groups  
31 March 2008  John Bray (Queen Mary) 
Big 1cohomology  
12 May 2008  Thomas Prellberg (Queen Mary) 
Algebraicity of counting functions  
19 May 2008  Alexei Skorobogatov (Imperial) 
Rational points on varieties: a localtoglobal approach  
29 September 2008  Marc Lackenby (Oxford) 
Surface subgroups in dimension 3  
6 October 2008  Paul Flavell (Birmingham) 
A rank 2 signalizer functor theorem  
13 October  Peter Cameron (Queen Mary) 
Graph theory and optimal designs  
20 October  Peter Keevash (Queen Mary) 
Cycles in directed graphs  
27 October  Bert Wehrfritz (Queen Mary) 
Chernikov groups and Ayoub's theorem (for finite groups)  
3 November  Colin Reid (Queen Mary) 
The generalised Fitting subgroup of a profinite group  
10 November  Johanna Rämö (Queen Mary) 
Products of two involutions in finite simple groups  
17, 24 November, 1, 8, 15 December 
Robert Wilson (Queen Mary) 
Construction of finite simple groups:

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Peter J. Cameron
29 November 2008