- Charles Cox

Generation properties for finite and infinite groups

Wednesday 7th December 2022, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.41 (note different for this week) - James Maxwell

Generalising Kapranov’s Theorem for hyperfields

Wednesday 14th December 2022, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04 - Nikolay Nikolov

Wednesday 25th January 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, G.13 - Daniele Turchetti

Wednesday 1st February 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04 - Gili Golan

Wednesday 8th February 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04, but this is an online (Zoom) talk - Kamilla Rekvényi

Wednesday 15th February 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04 - Sinead Lyle

Wednesday 22nd February 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04 - Markus Linckelmann

Wednesday 1st March 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04 - Miriam Norris

Composition factors of tensor products of irreducible modular representations of GL(n)

Wednesday 22nd March 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04 - Charles Eaton

Wednesday 26th April 2023, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fry Building, 2.04

### Past Seminars:

- Rachel Pengelly

The differences between unipotent orbits of classical algebraic groups and the nilpotent orbits of their Lie algebras

Wednesday 23rd November 2022 - Mark Wildon

An introduction to plethysms of symmetric functions and representations of general linear groups

Wednesday 16th November 2022 - Brita Nucinkis

On generalisations of Thompson’s group V

Wednesday 16th November 2022 - Jack Button

Groups acting on trees and quasitrees

Wednesday 2nd November 2022 - Saul Freedman

Non-commuting, non-generating graphs and intersection graphs of groups

Wednesday 26th October 2022 - Rob Kropholler

Dehn functions of coabelian subgroups of direct products of groups

Wednesday 19th October 2022 - Nadia Mazza

On the (crossed) Burnside ring of profinite groups

Wednesday 12th October 2022 - Vladimir Vankov

Group cohomology and quasi-isometries

Wednesday 5th October 2022 - Martin Liebeck

Isometry groups of norms

Wednesday 28th September 2022 - Neil Saunders

Springer Fibres - Geometrical and Combinatorial Applications

Tuesday 12th July 2022 - Ching Hung Lam

Automorphism groups of cyclic orbifolds of lattice VOA

Monday 20th June 2022 - Jason Semeraro

Counting conjectures for fusion systems

Wednesday 1st June 2022 - Lewis Topley

Dirac reduction for shifted Yangians

Wednesday 25th May 2022 - Emily Hall

Almost elusive groups

Wednesday 18th May 2022 - Georgia Schneider

Semigroups of inverse quotients

Wednesday 11th May 2022 - Collin Bleak

On the complexity of elementary amenable subgroups of R. Thompson's group F

Wednesday 4th May 2022 - Marco Linton

Hyperbolicity of certain one-relator groups

Wednesday 27th April 2022 - Radha Kessar

The principal block of a Z_{p}-spets

Wednesday 23rd March 2022 - Bakul Sathaye

Boundary rigidity of groups acting on products of trees

Wednesday 9th March 2022 - Ashot Minasyan

Invariable generation for infinite groups

Wednesday 16th February 2022 - Gareth Tracey

Primitive amalgams and the Goldschmidt-Sims conjecture

Wednesday 2nd February 2022 - Petar Pavešić

A stroll through the Slenderness Zoo

Wednesday 15th December 2021 - Harry Petyt

Groups via geometry

Wednesday 1st December 2021 - Mark Wildon

From representations of general linear groups to plethysms of symmetric functions (and back)

Wednesday 17th November 2021 - Veronica Kelsey

Maximal irredundant base size and relational complexity

Wednesday 10th November 2021 - Sibylle Schroll

New algebra and module varieties

Wednesday 3rd November 2021 - Arman Darbinyan

Subgroups of left-orderable groups

Wednesday 27th October 2021 - John MacQuarrie

Extensions of algebras preserving some homological properties

Wednesday 20th October 2021 - Olga Varghese

Automatic continuity for Artin groups

Wednesday 13th October 2021 - Aner Shalev

Random Generation: from Groups to Algebras

Wednesday 6th October 2021 - Gunter Malle

Around Brauer's height zero conjecture

Wednesday 9th June 2021 - Pip Goodman

Restrictions on Endomorphism Algebras

Wednesday 2nd June 2021 - Anitha Thillaisundaram

Maximal subgroups of groups acting on rooted trees

Wednesday 26th May 2021 - Eugenio Gianelli

On a conjecture of Malle and Navarro

Wednesday 19th May 2021 - Ollie Clarke

Combinatorial Mutations and Block Diagonal Polytopes

Wednesday 12th May 2021 - Derek Holt

Enumerating transitive groups and bounding generator numbers

Wednesday 5th May 2021 - Eilidh McKemmie

The probability of generating invariably a finite simple group

Wednesday 28th April 2021 - Pablo Spiga

How vertex stabilizers grow?

Wednesday 21st April 2021 - Sam Corson

Infinite groups which behave like finite groups

Wednesday 24th March 2021 - Zoltán Halasi

Babai's conjecture for classical groups with generating sets containing a transvection

Wednesday 17th March 2021 - Alice Niemeyer

Recognising Classical Groups

Wednesday 10th March 2021 - Charley Cummings

Generation of the derived module category

Wednesday 3rd March 2021 - Alexander Hulpke

Universal Covers of Finite Groups

Wednesday 24th February 2021 - Pham Tiep

Word maps on finite simple groups

Wednesday 17th February 2021 - Sean Eberhard

Diameter of high-rank classical groups with random generators

Wednesday 10th February 2021 - Lidia Angeleri Hügel

Parametrizing t-structures over hereditary rings

Wednesday 3rd February 2021 - Matthew Tointon

Sharp relations between growth and isoperimetry in vertex-transitive graphs, and applications in probability

Wednesday 16th December 2020 - Rachel Skipper

Maximal Subgroups of Thompson's Group V

Wednesday 9th December 2020 - Rosanna Laking

Mutation of large cosilting complexes

Wednesday 2nd December 2020 - Henry Bradford

Quantifying lawlessness in finitely generated groups

Wednesday 25th November 2020 - Marianne Johnson

Tropical Representations and Identities of Plactic Monoids

Wednesday 18th November 2020 - Jenny August

Grassmannian Categories of Infinite Rank

Wednesday 4th November 2020 - Mima Stanojkovski

On the modular isomorphism problem for groups of class 3

Wednesday 28th October 2020 - Andrea Caranti

Regular subgroups of the holomorph, and their connections to the Yang Baxter equation, Hopf Galois structures, radical rings, and (skew) braces

Wednesday 21st October 2020 - Britta Späth

Towards the McKay Conjecture

Wednesday 14th October 2020 - Peter Cameron

The geometry of diagonal groups

Wednesday 7th October 2020