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Colloquium Talks 2011

Unless otherwise stated, all talks take place at 2pm in room 02.004  of the New David Bates Building. Refreshments are served in room 01.040 immediately afterwards.  If an abstract of the talk is available it may be read by clicking the title.

All are welcome!

DateSpeakerInstitutionTitle
11 February 2011 Imre Leader
University of Cambridge
Lion and Man
18 February 2011Anthony WicksteadQueen's University of BelfastSeparable Banach lattices on which every bounded linear operator is regular
25 February 2011John Hunton University of LeicesterWhat is an attractive shape?
4 March 2011Martin MathieuQueen's University of BelfastA new formula for the local multiplier algebra
11 March 2011Lina OliveiraInstituto Superior Tecnico, LisbonOn norm closed Lie ideals of nest algebras
18 March 2011Joachim ZachariasUniversity of Nottingham On groups with the invariant translation approximation property
25 March 2011Karin ErdmannUniversity of OxfordComplexity for modules of finite-dimensional algebras
1 April 2011Adrian WadsworthUniversity of California, San Diego SK_1 of finite-dimensional division algebras
8 April 2011Mihalis AnoussisUniversity of the AegeanAngles in C*-Algebras
15 April 2011Mark WildonRoyal Holloway, University of LondonCommuting conjugacy classes in finite groups
13 May 2011Radha KessarUniversity of AberdeenFiniteness questions in modular representation theory of finite groups
7 October 2011Tony DorlasDIAS, DublinQuantum channels for classical information and the strong converse
14 October 2011Natalia IyuduQueen's University BelfastThe Anick conjecture on the minimal Hilbert series of quadratic algebras
21 October 2011Alexander PremetUniversity of Manchester On the Gelfand-Kirillov conjecture for simple Lie algebras
28 October 2011Andrey LazarevUniversity of Leicester Maurer-Cartan equation and rational homotopy theory
4 November 2011Savvas PapapanayidesQueen's University of Belfast Reflexivity of subspace lattices, property (p) and the ultraweak rank one density property
11 November 2011Dirk Schuetz University of DurhamConfiguration spaces of closed linkages
18 November 2011Richard Timoney Trinity College Dublin Embeddings in B(H) of ideals and tensor products of JC*-triples
25 November 2011Thomas HuettemannQueen's University of BelfastFinite domination of chain complexes
2 December 2011Andreas WinterUniversity of Bristol Zero-error communication via quantum channels, non-commutative graphs
and a quantum Lovasz number
9 December 2011  
Yuri MelnikovBrusselsSpectral analysis for a class of integral-difference operators
9 December 2011
at 4 pm in DBB/01/006
Yuri MelnikovBrusselsEU funding for advanced research and international cooperation
16 December 2011Madeeha KhalidDCU K3 surfaces and matrix algebras