Seminars
Analysis & Dynamics Seminar
List of previous talks at the Analysis & Dynamics Seminar.
2014-2015
May 29 | David Aldous (Berkeley) Foundational questions about sports rating models |
May 15, 22 | Drew Ash Topological Speedups |
May 8 | Ben Dyhr (Metropolitan State Univ. of Denver) Mathematical Applications of Schramm-Loewner Evolution |
May 1 | Konrad Aguilar AF Algebras and Quantum Propinquity |
Apr 24 | Frederic Latremoliere The Gromov-Hausdorff Propinquity |
Apr 3 | Jose Iovino (University of Texas at San Antonio) Banach Spaces |
Mar 27 | Judy Kennedy (Lamar University) Horseshoes in Generalized Inverse Limits |
Feb 27 | Iddo Ben-Ari (University of Connecticut) Efficient Coupling for Diffusion with Redistribution |
Feb 13, 20 | Thomas French Follower Set Sequences |
Feb 6 | Konrad Aguilar Monge-Kantorovich Metric for C*-algebras |
Jan 30 | Ales Pultr (Charles University) What is pointfree topology, and what are its advantages |
Jan 23 | Michael Schraudner (Center for Mathematical Modeling, Santiago, Chile) A combinatorial characterization of entropy minimality for Z^d shifts of finite type (SFTs) and related results |
Jan 9 | Florian Sobieczky Counting almost disconnected components with random walks |
Nov 14 | Geraldo Soares de Souza (Auburn University) Historical Account of the Famous Carleson Theorem on Convergence of Fourier Series with a new development |
Oct 17, 24, 31 | Ronnie Pavlov Measures of maximal entropy and specification properties for symbolic systems) |
Sep 26, Oct 3, 10 | Natasha Dobrinen Introduction to high-dimensional Ellentuck spaces |
Sep 19 | Codina Cotar (University College London) Gradient Gibbs measures with disorder |
2013-2014
May 23 | Antonio Aviles Lopez (University of Murcia, Spain) Strong Gaps and Trees |
May 16 | Jon Chaika (Utah) Diophantine approximation for interval exchange transformations and flows on flat surfaces |
May 9 | Nic Ormes Sofic shifts II |
May 2 | Ronnie Pavlov Sofic shifts |
Apr 11, 18, 25 | Tim Trujillo ^{*} Topological Ramsey spaces, associated ultrafilters, and their applications to the Tukey theory of ultrafilters and Dedekind cuts of nonstandard arithmetic I-III |
Mar 28, Apr 4 | John Griesmer The Structure of Locally Compact Abelian Groups I-II |
Mar 7 | Alvaro Arias The concentration of measure phenomenon in analysis |
Feb 28 | Jose Mijares Palacios Finite Oscillation Stability |
Feb 21 | Gabriel Giron-Garnica ^{*} Schlumprecht's Space |
Jan 31, Feb 7, 14 | Lori Alvin Uniformly Recurrent Sequences and Minimal Cantor Sets I-III |
Jan 24 | Lisa Korf Stochastic optimization |
Nov 15 | Paul Horn The Li-Yau inequality for graphs III |
Oct 25, Nov 8 | Nic Ormes Self-Similar Cantor Systems II, III |
Oct 18 | Paul Horn The Li-Yau inequality for graphs II |
Oct 11 | Nic Ormes Self-Similar Cantor Systems I |
Oct 4 | Paul Horn The Li-Yau inequality for graphs I |
Sep 27 | Ronnie Pavlov Computability of entropy for multidimensional shifts of finite type |
2012-2013
May 17, 24 | Florian Sobieczky Amenable graphs of exponential growth I, II |
Apr 26, May 3 | John Griesmer Additive combinatorics and harmonic analysis on groups I, II |
Apr 5, 12, 19 | Jim Hagler Banach-Stone theorem I-III |
Mar 29 | Radoslaw Wojciechowski (York College of CUNY) Applications of intrinsic metrics to spectral problems on graphs |
Nov 2, 9 | Geraldo Soares de Souza (Auburn University) Atomic Decomposition of Some Banach Spaces and Applications I, II |
Oct 19, 26 | Zhe Liu On the Foundations of Murray-von Neumann Algebras I, II |
Oct 12 | Nic Ormes Kakutani equivalence II |
Oct 5 | Florian Sobieczky The Bee in the Balloon: Recurrence on growing subgraphs |
Sep 28 | Florian Sobieczky Random Walks on Unimodular Percolations with Determinantal Correlations |
Sep 21 | Nic Ormes Orbit equivalence and Kakutani equivalence in dynamics I |
2011-2012
May 25 | Alvaro Arias Discontinuous homomorphisms in C(X) |
May 11, 17 | Ronnie Pavlov Topologically completely positive entropy for shifts of finite type I, II |
May 4 | Alvaro Arias Topics in analysis and set theory |
Apr 13, 20, 27 | Frank Schroeck How to Represent Classical Mechanics in a Hilbert Space by use of a Lie Group/Algebra Formalism I-III |
Mar 20 | John Griesmer (Ohio State) Sumsets and single recurrence |
Mar 2 | Jim Hagler The Kunen-Martin theorem and applications in Banach space theory |
Jan 20-27 Feb 10 |
Frederic Latremoliere Noncommutative solenoids I-III |
Oct - Nov | Ronnie Pavlov Limiting entropy of d-dimensional axial powers of subshifts I-IV |
Sep 30 | Jerry Lodder (New Mexico State) Leibniz (Co)homology: A Non-commutative Invariant for Lie Algebras |
Sep 23 | Frederic Latremoliere Isomorphisms of domain algebras |
2010-2011
May 27 | Shlomo Reisner (University of Haifa, Israel) Local unconditional structure in Banach spaces and its connection to certain operator ideals |
May 20 | Rick Ball Pointfree integration IV |
May 13 | Ken Gross (University of Vermont) Special functions of matrix argument |
Apr 22-May 6 | Rick Ball Pointfree integration I-III |
Apr 7 | Anne McCarthy (Fort Lewis College) Rigidity of solvable group actions |
Feb 18-25 | Alvaro Arias The group of isometries of Urysohn's space I, II |
Jan 28-Feb 11 | Jim Hagler U - The Urysohn universal separable metric space I-III |
Nov 9, 16 | Frank Schroeck Classical mechanics in Hilbert space II, III |
Nov 2 | Ronnie Pavlov Approximating the entropy of two-dimensional shifts of finite type III |
Oct 26 | Ted Gamelin (UCLA) Complex dynamics and composition operators |
Oct 12-19 | Ronnie Pavlov Approximating the entropy of two-dimensional shifts of finite type I, II |
Sep 28 | Frank Schroeck Classical mechanics in Hilbert space |
2009-2010
May 27 | Jim Hagler Applications of the Baire Category Theorem in Functional Analysis II |
May 20 | Jim Hagler Renormings in Banach spaces |
May 4 | Sergio Lopez-Permouth (Ohio University) Poor modules: The opposite of injectivity |
Apr 8-22 | Nic Ormes Conjugacy invariants for SFTs I-III |
Mar 4-11 | Alvaro Arias Ergodic actions of convergent Fuchsian groups on quotients of the noncommutative Hardy algebras I-II |
Feb 4-25 | Jonathan Von Stroh ^{*} Commutant lifting theorem II-V |
Jan 28 | Alvaro Arias Commutant lifting theorem |
Nov 12-19 | Roberto Beneduci (University of Calibria, Italy) Positive operator valued measures and applications I, II |
Nov 5 | Sarah Frick (Furman University) Symbolic dynamics - shift spaces, graphs, and continuous functions |
Oct 22 | Annette Locke Another example of a basic sequence in X _{infinity} that has no c _{0} subsequence II |
Oct 15 | Andrew Dykstra (Hamilton College) Very weakly, loosely, and vaguely Bernoulli systems |
Oct 8 | Annette Locke Another example of a basic sequence in X _{infinity} that has no c _{0} subsequence |
Sep 24 - Oct 1 | Nic Ormes Topological realizations and orbit equivalence I-II |
2007-2008
Apr 25 - May 9 | Brett Werner An example of strong orbit equivalent and kakutani equivalent minimal Cantor systems that are not conjugate I-III |
Nov 5 - Oct 22 | Nic Ormes Flow equivalence and orbit equivalence I-III |
Oct 1-15 | Frederic Latremoliere Survey of K-Theory I-III |
Sep 17-24 | Alvaro Arias Full C*-algebra and reduced C*-algebra I, II |
2006-2007
Spring | Alvaro Arias On a paper of Davidson and Katsoulis "Multivariable dynamics" |
Winter | Alvaro Arias On results of Katsoulis and Kribbs about isomorphisms of dynamical systems |