Groups St Andrews 2005

TIMETABLE


9.00-10.0010.00-11.00COFFEE11.30-12.30LUNCH14.00-14.20
14.25-14.45
14.50-15.10
15.15-15.35
TEA16.00-16.20
16.25-16.45
16.50-17.10
17.15-17.35
SundayPCAS  RG  ST (4)  ST (2)ST (2)
MondayJMPC  ASPhoto
13.45
ST (4)  ST (2)ST (2)
TuesdayRGSL 1  JM  ST (4)  ST (2)SL A/B
(16.50-17.50)
WednesdayPCAS  RG  BUS TRIP
ThurdayJMSL 2  PC  ST (4)  ST (2)SL C/D
(16.50-17.50)
FridayASRG  JM  ST (4)  ST (2)ST (2)
SaturdaySL 3ST (3)  ST (3)

A timetable of short talks is available HERE and titles of the short talks are available HERE.

The initials in the table above stand for:

PC: Peter J Cameron (Queen Mary, London)
Aspects of infinite permutation groups

RG: Rostislav I Grigorchuk (Texas A&M)
On self-similarity and branching in group theory

JM: John C Meakin (Nebraska-Lincoln)
Interactions between group theory and semigroup theory

AS: Akos Seress (Ohio State)
Graphs, automorphisms and product action

ST: Short talks (20 minutes)

SL: Special lectures (details as follows)

SL1: Peter M. Neumann (Oxford)
The second memoir of Evariste Galois

SL2: Derek Robinson (Illinois)
The Maier-Scmid Problem for infinite groups

SL3: George Havas (Queensland)

SLA: Alice Niemeyer (Western Australia)

SLB: Peter Kropholler (Glasgow)
A generalization of the Lyndon-Hochschild-Serre spectral sequence and some applications to geometric group theory

SLC: Robert van der Waall (Amsterdam)
On n-isoclinic groups: 1939-2004

SLD: Ben Fine (Fairfield)
On surface groups: motivating examples in combinatorial group theory