RTG Research Workshop
Dates: April 30 - May 4, 2018.
Purpose: The purpose of the workshop is to bring together students and faculty for a week of focused activity to learn about new developments and research areas. The workshop will have lecture series in the mornings and discussion/problem solving sessions in the afternoons in small groups.
Topics: The morning lecture series are as follows:
- Robert Guralnick (University of Southern California): Permutation representations with applications in arithmetic algebraic geometry
- Max Lieblich (University of Washington): Recent progress on the Tate conjectures.
- Pham Tiep (Rutgers University): Linear representations and applications to number theory and geometry.
Schedule of the morning talks:
- Monday (in 1015 Evans): 9:30-10:30 Lieblich, 11-12 Tiep.
- Tuesday (in 740 Evans): 9:30-10:30 Guralnick, 11-12 Lieblich.
- Wednesday (in 1015 Evans): 9:30-10:30 Tiep, 11-12 Lieblich.
- Thursday (in 740 Evans): 9:30-10:30 Guralnick, 11-12 Lieblich.
- Friday (1015 Evans): Presentations by the working groups 10-11:30.
Schedule of the afternoon working sessions (please note the frequent room changes and separate rooms; G=group theory, T=Tate conjectures):
- Monday: 1:00-2:30 (G 762 Evans, T 959 Evans); RTG seminar pre-talk 3:10-4:00, RTG seminar talk 4:10-5:00 (abstract) (in 748 Evans).
- Tuesday: 1:00-2:30 (G 762, T 959), 3:30-5:00 (G 732, T 959).
- Wednesday: 1:00-2:30, 3:30-5:00 (G 762, T 961).
- Thursday: 1:00-2:30, 3:30-5:00 (G 762, T 1015).
Organizers: Shishir Agrawal, Alexander Bertoloni-Meli, Harrison Chen, Ravi Fernando, Martin Olsson, Sug-Woo Shin, Joseph Stahl, Xinyi Yuan.