UCSD Algebra Seminar, Fall 2014 --Winter and Spring 2015

The seminar meets Mondays at 3pm in room 7218, Applied Physics and Mathematics building, unless otherwise indicated. To see abstracts, when available, click on the title in the calendar below.

Nov. 3, 2014 Arturo Pianzola, University of Alberta What is an affine Kac-Moody Lie algebra? (D'apres Demazure-Grothendieck; circa 1963)
Nov. 24, 2014 Eli Aljadeff, Technion, Israel Graded algebras and polynomial identities
Dec 1, 2014 Xingting Wang, UCSD Isomorphism classes of small quantum groups in positive characteristic
(seminar will meet at 2pm this day, still in 7218 AP&M)
Jan. 5, 2015 V. Futorny, University of Sao Paulo Classification of simple Harish-Chandra modules over Witt algebras
Feb. 2, 2015 Xingting Wang, UCSD Universal enveloping algebras of Poisson algebras
Feb. 9, 2015 Louis Rowen, Bar-Ilan University Subspaces of division algebras.
Wednesday Feb. 11, 2015 Ivan Shestakov, University of San Paulo, Brazil The Freiheitssatz  for generic Poisson algebras
Wednesday Feb. 18, 2015 Jason Bell, University of Waterloo Applications of p-adic analysis to algebra and geometry
Mar. 9, 2015 Don Passman, University of Wisconsin Traces of Algebraic Elements in Group Algebras

Please contact Dan Rogalski with any questions at drogalsk@math.ucsd.edu.