University at Albany, SUNY

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Algebra/Topology Seminar

When and Where

Thursdays 1:15–2:35 in ES-143

Organizers

Boris Goldfarb, Alex Tchernev, and Marco Varisco

Funding

Provided by UAlbany’s Faculty Research Award Program

Other Semesters

Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Spring 2012
Fall 2011
Spring 2011
Fall 2010

Fall Semester 2012

August 30
Boris Goldfarb
What is Applied Topology? The Case of Persistent Homology
September 6
Courtney Thatcher (Bard College at Simon’s Rock)
Applied Topology: The Mapper Algorithm
September 13
Ben Salisbury (The City College of New York)
Crystals of Tableaux and t-Deformation of Characters
September 20
Andrew Linshaw (Brandeis University)
Invariant Subalgebras of Vertex Algebras
September 27
Conchita Martinez (Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain; CUNY)
Centralizers of Finite Subgroups in Thompson-Like Groups
October 4
Marco Varisco
On Thompson’s Group T and Applications to Algebraic K-Theory
October 11
Fernando Guzman (Binghamton University, SUNY)
Natural Duality for the Algebra of Conditional Logic
October 18
Bill Dunbar (Bard College at Simon’s Rock)
Diameters of Sphere Quotients: Introduction
October 25
Bill Dunbar (Bard College at Simon’s Rock)
Diameters of 3-Sphere Quotients
November 1
Alex Tchernev
Betti Degrees Posets of Monomial Ideals
November 8
Andrew Marshall (Cornell University)
Space of Tetrahedral Graphs in R3
November 15
Jennifer Taback (Bowdoin College)
The Geometry of Twisted Conjugacy Classes in Diestel-Leader Groups
November 22
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November 29
Hara Charalambous (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
Markov Bases of Lattice Ideals
December 6
John Peter (Utica College)
Stabilization and Classification of Embedded Thickenings