New York Applied Algebra Colloquium


Andrew Douglas (adouglas2 at
Delaram Kahrobaei (dkahrobaei at
Simon Smith (sismith at
Benjamin Steinberg (bsteinberg at
Time:          Fridays at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Place:           CUNY Graduate Center, Room 3209
                   365 Fifth Avenue (between 34 and 35th streets), New York, NY.

Spring 2015 Schedule

 15Speaker:  Conchita Martinez-Perez (University of Zaragoza, Spain)
Title:  Undistorted embeddings of metabelian groups of finite Prufer rank.
Time:   3:00-4:00PM, Room 3312, CUNY Graduate Center

 6Alexei Miasnikov Birthday Conference
Joint meeting of NY Applied Algebra Colloquium, Model Theory, Algebra and Cryptography, and New York Group Theory seminars
 20Speaker:  Stuart Margolis (Bar Ilan, Israel)
Title: Poset cohomology, Leray numbers and the global dimension of left regular band algebras
 27Speaker:  Jean-Francois Biasse (University of Waterloo, Canada)
Title: On quantum-safe cryptosystems based on isogenies

 6Speaker:  Christophe Hohlweg (Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Canada)
Title:  Artin-Tits Braid groups, low elements and weak order in Coxeter groups.
Cancelled due to weather.
 13Speaker:  Jeremy Kahn (CUNY GC)
Title: Surface Groups in PSL_2 (R)

 8Speaker: Benjamin Fine (Fairfield University)
Title: On CT and CSA Groups and Related Ideas
 15Joint with Algebra and Cryptography Seminar at 2:30 pm Room GC 3305
Speaker: Ramon Flores (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain)
Title: Preservation of nilpotence for groups and spaces