New York Algebra Colloquium


Location: CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue (between 34th and 35th Streets), New York, New York.

Room: 3209

Time: Fridays at 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

Organized by: Andrew Douglas, Delaram Kahrobaei.



To contact the organizers please email adouglas @ citytech.cuny.edu, or dkahrobaei @ citytech.cuny.edu.



List of Old Talks

Spring 2011 Schedule
February  
4      
11 No Talk (Lincoln's Birthday)
18 No Talk
25 Vladimir Shpilrain (City College, CUNY)    
March  
4 Ben Fine (Fairfeild University)    
11   
18   
25 Marianna Bonanome (NYCCT, CUNY)    
April  
1 Anthony Clement (Brooklyn College, CUNY)    
8 Marcos Zyman (BMCC, CUNY)    
15 No Talk
22 No Talk (Spring Recess)
29   
May  
6 Gilbert Baumslag (City College, CUNY)    
13 Stephen Majewicz (Kingsborough College, CUNY)    
Fall 2010 Schedule
October  
1 Ben Fine (Fairfield University)     Title: The Classification of One-relator Limit Groups.
8 Laura Ghezzi (CUNY)     Title: Linear Syzygies in Minimal Free Resolutions of Algebraic Varieties.
15  
22 Gautam Chinta. (CUNY)    Title: A Casselman- Shalika formula for p-adic metaplectic Whittaker functions.
29  
November  
5  
12  
19 Rishi Nath (CUNY)     Title: Combinatorics arising from the Navarro-Willems conjecture.
26 No Talk: Thanksgiving
December  
3 Manhattan Group Theory Day
10 Yusra Naqvi (Rutgers University)     Title: Embedding Trees in Hyperbolic Buildings.
17  
Spring 2010 Schedule
February  
12 Lincoln's Birthday, No Talk.
26 Tom Robinson (Rutgers University).    Title: The Symmetric Jacobi Identity.     * postponed (inclement weather) *
March  
5 Bob Gilman (Stevens Institute of Techonology).     Title: Group-Theoretic Cryptology.
12 Bart Van Steirteghem (CUNY)     Title: Examples of Alexeev and Brion's invariant Hilbert scheme
19 Tom Robinson (Rutgers University).    Title: The Symmetric Jacobi Identity.
26 Marianna Bonanome (CUNY).     Title: The Existence of Uncountably Many Non-Isomorphic 3-Solvable Groups.
April  
2 Spring Break, No Talk.
9 No Talk
16 Andrew Douglas (CUNY).       Title: Indecomposable representations of the Poincare algebra p(3,1).
23 Claire Wladis (CUNY).       Title: Finite presentability for subgroups of the Thompson-Stein groups.
30 Sultan Catto (CUNY).       Title: Algebraic supersymmetry.
May  
7 Maggie Habeeb (CUNY).       Title: Aspects of Nonabelian Group Based Cryptography .