Algebra and Geometry

The Algebra and Geometry seminar takes place each Wednesday at 14:30 in the 4th floor seminar room, Howard House. See here for the latest schedule.

Some recent talks

  1. Pyber's base size conjecture

    École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, March 2015
    University of Cambridge, October 2013
    Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk, July 2013

  2. Permutation groups, primitivity and derangements

    University of Auckland, June 2015
    University of Oxford, May 2015
    University of St Andrews, March 2015
    University of Bristol, February 2015
    Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium, November 2014

  3. Irreducible subgroups of classical algebraic groups

    Universität Bielefeld, Germany, November 2014
    BMC 2014, Queen Mary (University of London), April 2014
    University of Western Australia, Perth, March 2013

  4. Generation and random generation of simple groups and their subgroups

    University of Auckland, June 2015
    Lancaster University, October 2013
    University of York, October 2013
    University of Exeter, May 2013
    University of Bristol, February 2013
    The Ohio State University, September 2012

  5. Bases for algebraic groups

    Banff International Research Station, September 2012 (video)

  6. Extremely primitive groups

    Royal Holloway, May 2012
    Imperial College, February 2012
    University of Birmingham, January 2012
    University of Padua, December 2011