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Algebra Seminars for Easter Term 2003

  • Archive of Algebra Seminars

  • The Algebra Seminar normally meets at 4.30pm on Wednesdays in Room MR12.
    Tea will be available beforehand in the Common Room.
    For further information contact Chris Brookes or Jan Saxl.

    Wednesday May 7

    Claas Roever (Newcastle)
    Groups acting on boundaries of trees and indexed languages

    Wednesday May 14

    Stephen Donkin (QMW)
    The conjugation action for general linear and other quantum groups

    MONDAY May 19 at 4.30

    Ross Lawther (Lancaster)
    Conjugacy Classes in Disconnected Groups

    Wednesday May 21

    Martin Liebeck (Imperial)
    Fuchsian groups, simple groups, character theory and representation varieties

    Wednesday May 28

    George McNinch (Duke) *** CANCELLED ***
    Component groups of unipotent centralizers in good characteristic

    Wednesday June 4

    Simon Wadsley
    Representations of certain crossed products and the Cohen-Macaulay condition

    Wednesday June 11

    Stephen Doty (Loyola)
    Schur-Weyl duality

    Wednesday June 18

    Pham Huu Tiep (Florida)
    Low-dimensional representations of finite quasisimple groups and some applications