USA Algebra Seminar 

  Fall 2013


The USA Algebra Seminar will meet on Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in ILB 456. Please let us know if you would like to give a talk or if you are interested in some specific topic. Everyone is welcome to attend.

J÷rg Feldvoss and Cornelius Pillen

Click on the title of a talk for the abstract (if available).

Date
Speaker
Topic
Friday, August 23 No Algebra Seminar
Friday, August 30 No Algebra Seminar
Friday, September 6 No Algebra Seminar
Friday, September 13 J÷rg Feldvoss Vector Products, Composition Algebras, and Spheres I
Friday, September 20 No Algebra Seminar Sakai Workshop
Friday, September 27 J÷rg Feldvoss Vector Products, Composition Algebras, and Spheres II
Friday, October 4 No Algebra Seminar
Thursday, October 10 Cornelius Pillen Integer Matrices of Finite Order
(Colloquium in ILB 370 at 3:30 p.m.)
Friday, October 11 No Algebra Seminar
Thursday, October 17 Thomas Weigel
(UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy)
The Spectrum of a Finite Cayley Graph
(Colloquium in ILB 370 at 3:30 p.m.)
Friday, October 18 Thomas Weigel
(UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy)
Necklaces, Finite Fields, and Lie Algebras
Monday, October 21 Thomas Weigel
(UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy)
Counting Words in a Finite Alphabet and the Value Polynomial of a Social Network
(Math Circle Talk in ILB 410 at 7:00 p.m.)
Friday, October 25 No Algebra Seminar
Thursday, October 31 Chris Drupieski
(DePaul University)
Polynomial Functors and Cohomology
(Colloquium in ILB 370 at 3:30 p.m.)
Friday, November 1 Chris Drupieski
(DePaul University)
Polynomial Functors and Cohomology II
Monday, November 4 Dimitar Grantcharov
(University of Texas at Arlington)
Games
(Math Circle Talk in ILB 410 at 7:00 p.m.)
Tuesday, November 5 Dimitar Grantcharov
(University of Texas at Arlington)
Weight Representations of Lie Algebras
(Colloquium in ILB 370 at 3:15 p.m. Note that the talk starts 15 minutes earlier as usual!)
Friday, November 8 No Algebra Seminar
Friday, November 15 No Algebra Seminar
Monday, November 18 David Auckly
(Kansas State University)
Tying Squares and Words Together
(Math Circle Talk in ILB 410 at 7:00 p.m.)
Tuesday, November 19 David Auckly
(Kansas State University)
Stable Equivalence of Surfaces in 4-Manifolds
(Colloquium in ILB 370 at 3:30 p.m.)
Friday, November 22 No Algebra Seminar
Friday, November 29 No Algebra Seminar Thanksgiving Break


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