University of Sydney Algebra Seminars in 2016

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Fri 12 Maria Elisa Fernandes; Highest rank of a polytope for A_n
Fri 19 No seminar
Fri 26 David Easdown; Minimal faithful permutation representations of groups with focus on pathological behaviour with respect to direct products
Fri 4 Anton Evseev; Turner doubles and RoCK blocks of symmetric groups
Fri 11 Ronan Terpereau; Invariant Hilbert schemes and resolutions of quotient singularities
Fri 18 Kelly McKinnie; Essential dimension of generic symbols
Fri 25 No seminar
Fri 1 Donald Barnes; Faithful completely reducible representation of modular Lie algebras
Fri 8 David Ridout; Admissible level affine vertex operator algebras
Fri 15 No seminar
Fri 22 Peter McNamara; The categorifed braid group action and its consequences
Fri 29 Dinakar Muthiah; The Iwahori-Hecke algebra for p-adic loop groups: the double-coset basis and double-affine Bruhat order
Fri 6 Daniele Valeri; Classical affine W-algebras for gl_N and associated integrable hierarchies
Fri 13 Andrew Mathas; Alternating Hecke algebras
Fri 20 Yang Zhang; On the second fundamental theorem of invariant theory for the orthosymplectic supergroup
Fri 27 Alexander Molev; Generators of affine W-algebras
Fri 3 Oded Yacobi; Highest weight theory for truncated shifted Yangians
Fri 10 No seminar
14,16,17 Arun Ram; Lecture Series
Fri 24 Daniel Chan; 2-hereditary algebras and almost Fano weighted projective surfaces
Fri 1 Bregje Pauwels; Separable and Galois extensions in symmetric monoidal categories
Fri 29 Jack Hall; The telescope conjecture for algebraic stacks
Fri 5 no seminar
Fri 12 Neil Saunders; On the Exotic Springer Correspondence
Fri 19 Jun Hu; Modified affine Hecke algebras and quiver Hecke algebras of type A
Fri 26 Vinoth Nandakumar; Categorification via blocks of modular representations in type A
Fri 2 Ying Xu; Quantum correspondences of Lie superalgebras
Wed 7 Ting Xue; The Springer correspondence for symmetric spaces and Hessenberg varieties
Fri 9 no seminar
Fri 16 Anne Thomas; Bowditch’s JSJ tree and the quasi-isometry classification of certain right-angled Coxeter groups.
Fri 23 Michael Ehrig; Finite dimensional representations for orthosymplectic supergroups
Fri 30 Richard Garner; The Campbell-Baker-Hausdorff adjunction
Fri 7 Slaven Kožić Quasi-particle bases of standard affine sl2-modules
Fri 14 Kevin Coulembier; The periplectic Brauer algebra
Fri 21 Volodymyr Mazorchuk; 2-representations of Soergel bimodules
Fri 28 Kenji Iohara; Towards adjoint quotient map for 2-toroidal Lie algebras
Fri 4 Kenji Iohara; On classification of Z^N-graded Lie algebras and their representations
Fri 11 Mircea Voineagu; Topological comparisons for Bredon motivic cohomology
Fri 18 Marcy Robertson; Framed Little Discs and The Grothendieck-Teichmuller Group
Fri 25 Maxim Gurevich; Decomposition rules for representations of p-adic groups
Anne Moreau; Mishchenko-Fomenko algebras and nilpotent bicone