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2017-18

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

Organisers: Inna Capdeboscq and Dmitriy Rumynin

Term 3 - 2017/18

Friday 18th May, [Note unusual day, Room B3.03] Ami Braun, The polynomial question in modular invariant theory, old and new

Thursday 31st May, Matt Westaway, Differential Operators on Algebraic Groups in Prime Characteristic

Thursday 7th June, Matt Westaway, Arithmetic Modular Representations of Lie Algebras

Thursday 14th June, Lewis Topley, The Kac--Weisfeiler conjectures for Lie algebras of Z-group schemes

Thursday 21st June, Colva Roney-Dougal, The generating graph of a finite group

Term 2 - 2017/18

Term 2 Algebra Seminar slot is overtaken by Algebaric Groups Reading Group

Term 1 - 2017/18

Thursday 28th September, Michael Giudici, Semiprimitive Groups.

Thursday 12th October, Alla Detinko, Computing with Matrix Groups over Infinite Fields: Methods, Algorithms and Applications.

Thursday 26th October, Gareth Tracey, The Chebotarev Invariant of a Finite Group.

Thursday 2nd November, Irene Pasquinelli, Deligne-Mostow Lattices and Cone Metrics on the Sphere.

Thursday 16th November, CANCELLED: Peter Kropholler, Random Walks through Soluble Group Theory.

Thursday 23rd November, Ian Leary, Subgroups of Almost Finitely Presented Groups.

Thursday 30th November, Benjamin Martin, Bounded Conjugation-invariant Norms on Groups.

Thursday 7th December, Katerina Hristova, Frobenius Reciprocity for Topological Groups