University at Albany, State University of New York

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Algebra/Topology Seminar


Thursdays 1:15–2:35
in ES-143


Alex Tchernev
Marco Varisco
Matt Zaremsky


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Thanks to a Simons Foundation grant (#419561, M. Varisco)

Spring Semester 2018

February 1
Casey Donoven (Binghamton University, SUNY)
Subgroups and Supergroups of Thompson’s Group V
February 8
Haydee Lindo (Williams College)
Trace Modules, Rigidity, and Endomorphism Rings
February 15
Phillip Wesolek (Binghamton University, SUNY)
Tree Almost Automorphism Groups: Elements and Subgroups
February 22
Robert Thompson (Hunter College & Graduate Center, CUNY)
The Unstable Adams Spectral Sequence for Periodic Homology Theories
March 1
Yiqiang Li (University at Buffalo, SUNY)
Quiver Varieties and Symmetric Pairs
March 8
Vidit Nanda (University of Oxford, Institute for Advanced Study)
The Discrete Flow Category
March 15
no classes
March 22
Boris Goldfarb
Coarse Coherence of Metric Spaces and Groups, and Its Permanence Properties
March 29
Robert Kropholler (Tufts University)
Branched Covers and Groups of Type FP
April 5
Changlong Zhong
K-Theoretic Stable Bases and Hecke Algebras
April 12
Marco Varisco
What Is… the Whitehead Group?
April 19
Bernard Badzioch (University at Buffalo, SUNY)
Higher Torsion Invariants and Secondary Transfer of Smooth Bundles
April 26
Sarah Yeakel (University of Maryland)
Operads with Homological Stability
May 3
Ben Knudsen (Harvard University)
Edge Stabilization in the Homology of Graph Braid Groups