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Algebra Seminar
Michaelmas 2009

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

Wed, 14 Oct 2009 16:30 in MR12

John Duncan
The Virasoro algebra and finite simple groups

Wed, 21 Oct 2009 16:30 in MR12

Rob Wilson (QMW)
Octonions and the Leech lattice

Wed, 28 Oct 2009 16:30 in MR12

Peter Linnell (Virginia Tech)
Ultraproducts and the Atiyah conjecture

Wed, 04 Nov 2009 16:30 in MR12

Speaker to be confirmed
No seminar

Wed, 11 Nov 2009 16:30 in MR12

Benjamin Klopsch (Royal Holloway)
Representation zeta functions of compact p-adic Lie groups and arithmetic groups

Wed, 18 Nov 2009 16:30 in MR12

Anton Evseev
The McKay conjecture and Brauer's induction theorem

Wed, 25 Nov 2009 16:30 in MR12

Hans Cuypers (Eindhoven)
Extremal elements in Lie algebras and 3-transpositions

Wed, 02 Dec 2009 16:30 in MR12

Martin Liebeck (Imperial College)
Triangle generation and rigidity for simple groups