THIS WEEK’S SEMINARS

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Monday 20th May2002
Seminar: Analysis Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at 3.30 p.m.
Speaker: Professor David Singerman

Title: When can two dessins d'enfants lie on the same Riemann surface? Seminar: Topology Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at 2.30 p.m.
Speaker: Dr M Weiss Title: Automorphisms of smooth surfaces and the Mumford Conjecture Tuesday 21st May 2002
Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at 2.30 p.m.
Speaker: Dick Gross Title: L-functions and the comparison of Haar measures Seminar: Category Theory Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 9 (CMS) at 2.15 p.m.
Speaker: Justin Sawon Title: Rozansky-Witten weight systems and Lie algebra objects Seminar: MORDELL LECTURE
Location & Time: Meeting Room 2, Wolfson Room (CMS) at 4.30 p.m.
Speaker: Professor Yakov Eliashberg Title: Symplectic Field Theory: Its Structure and Applications Seminar: Combinatorics Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00 p.m.
Speaker: Dr Alan Stacey Title: Percolation on finite graphs (Joint Probability and Combinatorics Seminar)


Wednesday 22nd May 2002
Seminar: Algebra Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 4.30 p.m.
Speaker: Professor N Gordeev

Title: Presentation of algebraic groups as groups of automorphisms of algebras Thursday 23rd May 2002
Seminar: Combinatorics Seminar
Location & Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at 4.00 p.m.
Speaker: Dr Robin Chapman Title: Alternating sign matrices and tournaments Seminar: Study Group on Iwasawa algebras
Location & Time: Meeting Room 3 (CMS) at 2.15 p.m.
Speaker: Professor John Coates Title: Iwasawa algebras on p-adic Lie groups, and related questions in Number Theory and Algebra