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*Programme

 

The talks will take place in MR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences



Monday

   
8.30-9.30 Registration Central Core, CMS
9.30-10.30 Ron Solomon The house that John built
10.30-11.15 Tea Central Core, CMS
11.15-12.15 Steve Smith Failure of Thompson Factorization and its descendants
12.15-2.00 Lunch Central Core, CMS
2.00-3.00 Michael Aschbacher Groups of component type
3.00-3.45 Tea Central Core, CMS
3.45-4.45 Inna Capdeboscq Some subgroups of topological Kac-Moody groups

Tuesday

   
9.30-10.30 J.-P. Serre Unitary groups and Galois extensions in characteristic 2
10.30-11.15 Tea Central Core, CMS
11.15-12.15 Gunter Malle Galois realization of E8(p), p≥ 7, over the rationals
12.15-2.00 Lunch Central Core, CMS
2.00-3.00 Radha Kessar Finiteness results for Hochschild cohomology of p-blocks of finite groups
3.00-3.45 Tea Central Core, CMS
3.45-4.45 George Glauberman A partial analogue of Borel's Fixed Point Theorem for finite p-groups
7.00pm

Conference Dinner

Sidney Sussex College

pre-dinner drinks 7.00pm

Dinner 7.30pm

Wednesday

   
9.30-10.30 Pham Huu Tiep Adequate subgroups
10.30-11.15 Tea Central Core, CMS
11.15-12.15 Geoff Robinson Virtual projectives of norm 2
12.15-2.00 Lunch Central Core, CMS
2.00-3.00 Richard Weiss Involutions acting on Bruhat-Tits buildings
3.00-3.45 Tea Central Core, CMS
3.45-4.45 Peter Sin Integral invariants of skew lines in projective space over a finite field

 


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Last updated: 27 August 2013