New York Applied Algebra Colloquium

Organizers:      

Andrew Douglas (adouglas2 at gc.cuny.edu)
Delaram Kahrobaei (dkahrobaei at gc.cuny.edu)
Simon Smith (sismith at citytech.cuny.edu)
Benjamin Steinberg (bsteinberg at gmail.com)
                    
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

 January  
 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

 February 
 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

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

April 
 17Speaker:  David Garber (Holon Institute of Technology, Israel)
 24Gerhard Rosenberger's Birthday Conference at GC

May 
 8Speaker: Benjamin Fine (Fairfield University)