Reading Seminar

Winter 2020

We are running a reading seminar in the Mathematics Department of UPV/EHU.

We meet in the seminar room of the Maths Department. We usually meet on Mondays 11:35-13:00.

The topic for the Reading Group for Winter 2020 is SOFIC GROUPS. You can find the programme here.

The Reading Group will start on the 3rd of February. Please let me know if you would like to give a talk.


Monday 03/02/2020. Residually finite groups. Elena Di Domenico.

Monday 10/02/2020. Amenable Groups. Lander Guerrero-Sanchez.

Monday 17/02/2020. LEF, LEA and Sofic Groups. Andoni Zozaya.

Monday 24/02/2020. Marked Groups. Matteo Pintonello.

Monday 02/03/2020. Further Closure Properties. Federico Berlai.

Monday 09/03/2020. Metric Ultraproducts. Bruno Robbio.

Monday 16/03/2020. Gottschalk Conjecture. Iker de las Heras.

Monday 23/03/2020. Sofic Groups and Model Theory. Montse Casals-Ruiz.

Monday 30/03/2020. Kaplansky direct finiteness conjecture. TBA.

Monday 06/04/2020. Approximations of infinite groups. Oihana Garayalde.

Monday 13/04/2020. Possible non-sofic groups 1. TBA.

Monday 20/04/2020. Possible non-sofic groups 2. Federico Berlai.

Link to previous seminars: Autumn 2019.

Organised by Matteo Vannacci.