MAA Seminar List
for period 17 January to 15 July 2005
Thursday 20 January | ||
10:30-12.30 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
An o-minimal version of Gromov's "Algebraic Reparameterization Lemma" with a diophantine application | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.30 | Prestel, A (Konstanz) | |
On henselian valued fields | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 25 January | ||
10:00-12.00 | Casanovas, E (Barcelona) | |
T resplendent models and the Lascar group | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.30 | Bouscaren, E (CNRS - Paris 7) | |
Groups definable in separably closed fields and algebraic groups: definable simplicity and "pseudo-simple" groups | Sem 1 |
Thursday 27 January | ||
11:00-12.30 | Belegradek, O (Istanbul Bilgi) | |
Expressive power of first-order logic for embedded finite models | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
An o-minimal version of Gromov's "Algebraic Reparameterization Lemma" with a diophantine application (ll) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.00 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
An o-minimal version of Gromov's "Algebraic Reparameterization Lemma" with a diophantine application (ll) | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 01 February | ||
11:00-12.00 | Macpherson, D (Leeds) | |
Stable pseudofinite groups | Sem 1 | |
16:30-18.30 | Peterzil, Y (Haifa) | |
On the topological degree of functions definable in o-minimal structures (l) | Sem 1 |
Thursday 03 February | ||
10:30-12.30 | Starchenko, S (Notre-Dame) | |
On the topological degree of functions definable in o-minimal structures (ll) | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
An o-minimal version of Gromov's "Algebraic Reparameterization Lemma" with a diophantine application (III) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.00 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
An o-minimal version of Gromov's "Algebraic Reparameterization Lemma" with a diophantine application (III) | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 08 February | ||
11:00-12.00 | Newelski, L (Wroclaw) | |
Weak generic types | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Macintyre, AJ (Queen Mary, London) | |
Model theory of elliptic functions | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17.00 | Macintyre, AJ (Queen Mary, London) | |
Model theory of elliptic functions | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 09 February | ||
11:30-13.00 | Starchenko, S (Notre Dame) | |
Tomography in o-minimal structures based on constructible functions | Sem 1 |
Thursday 10 February | ||
10:00-11.00 | Pillay, A (Illinois) | |
Connected components and generics for groups defined in o-minimal structures and p-adically closed fields (I) | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Onshuus, A (Los Andes) | |
Connected components and generics for groups defined in o-minimal structures and p-adically closed fields (II) | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Onshuus, A (Los Andes) | |
Connected components and generics for groups defined in o-minimal structures and p-adically closed fields (III) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.00 | Pillay, A (Illinois) | |
Connected components and generics for groups defined in o-minimal structures and p-adically closed fields (IV) | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 16 February | ||
10:30-12.30 | Macintyre, AJ (Queen Mary, London) | |
Model theory of elliptic functions (II) | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Scanlon, T (Berkeley) | |
Groups in the theory of compact complex spaces | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.00 | Scanlon, T (Berkeley) | |
Groups in the theory of compact complex spaces | Sem 1 |
Thursday 17 February | ||
11:30-12.30 | Kowalski, P (Wroclaw) | |
E.c. Hasse fields - geometric axioms | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Some exercises in model theory of mathematical physics | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.00 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Some exercises in model theory of mathematical physics | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 23 February | ||
10:30-12.30 | Macintyre, AJ (Queen Mary, University of London) | |
Model theory of elliptic functions | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15.30 | Bertrand, D (Paris 6) | |
Vanishing lemmas and transcendence | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.00 | Bertrand, D (Paris 6) | |
New proofs of the Siegel-Shidlovsky theorem | Sem 1 |
Thursday 24 February | ||
11:00-12.00 | Marker, D (UIC) | |
A remark on pseudo-exponentiation | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.30 | d'Aquino, P (Caserta) | |
Quadratic forms in models of weak arithmetic | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 02 March | ||
11:30-12.30 | Borovik, A (Manchester) | |
Black box groups and groups of finite Morley rank | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17.30 | Belair, L (UQAM) | |
Approximation in difference valuation rings | Sem 1 |
Thursday 03 March | ||
11:00-12:30 | Burdges, J (Rutgers) | |
Sylow theory for 'p=0' in groups of finite Morley rank | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Cherlin, G (Rutgers) | |
Conjugacy of good tori | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 09 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Cluckers, R (Paris ENS) | |
Real and motivic integration and oscillating functions | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Hasson, A (Oxford) | |
Amalgamation with predimension and collapse | Sem 1 |
Thursday 10 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Jaligot, E (Paris 7) | |
Carter subgroups of groups of finite Morley rank | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17:15 | Point, F (Mons) | |
On commutative von Neumann regular rings with an automorphism | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 16 March | ||
10:30-11.20 | Altinel, T (Universite Lyon-1) | |
The programme for classification of groups of finite morley rank | Sem 1 | |
12:00-13.00 | Cherlin, G (Rutgers) | |
Ultraproducts and complex reflection groups | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14.50 | Jaligot, E (Universite Paris 7) | |
Good tori and bad fields | Sem 1 | |
15:00-15.50 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
The algebraicity conjecture: some thoughts against | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17.30 | Borovik, A (Manchester) | |
Finite group theory: The next generation | Sem 1 |
Thursday 17 March | ||
10:00-12:00 | Timmesfeld, F (Giessen) | |
Identifications of Lie type groups | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 22 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Altinel, T (Lyon 1) | |
Simple groups without involutions | Sem 1 | |
15:30-17:00 | Prest, M (Manchester) | |
Spectra of triangulated categories | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 23 March | ||
11:00-12:30 | Loeser, F (Paris ENS) | |
Enlarging motivic constructible functions to exponentials | Sem 2 | |
15:30-17:00 | Koenigsmann, J (Freiburg) | |
Galois axioms for fields | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 29 March | ||
10:00-11.00 | Macintyre, A (Queen Mary, London) | |
Introduction | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Pillay, A (Illinois) | |
Stability, differential fields, and related structures | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Bouscaren, E (Paris) | |
Stability, differential fields, and related structures | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Macpherson, D, Lippel, D (Leeds/McMaster) | |
Model theory of algebraically closed valued fields | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17.30 | Macpherson, D, Lippel, D (Leeds/McMaster) | |
Model theory of algebraically closed valued fields | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 30 March | ||
09:00-10.00 | Pillay, A (Illinois) | |
Stability, differential fields, and related structures | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11.00 | Bouscaren, E (Paris) | |
Stability, differential fields, and related structures | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Macpherson, D, Lippel, D (Leeds/McMaster) | |
Model theory of algebraically closed valued fields | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Macpherson, D, Lippel, D (Leeds/McMaster) | |
Model theory of algebraically closed valued fields | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Bost, JB (Paris) | |
Some problems arising from the Diophantine study of algebraic foliations | Sem 1 |
Thursday 31 March | ||
09:00-10.00 | Pillay, A (Illinois) | |
Stability, differential fields, and related structures | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11.00 | Macpherson, D, Lippel, D (Leeds/McMaster) | |
Model theory of algebraically closed valued fields | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Scanlon, T (California) | |
A local Andre-Oort conjecture via ACFA | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Fesenko, I (Nottingham) | |
Two dimensional arithmetic geometry and nonstandard mathematics | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Roessler, D (ETH, Zurich) | |
On a theorem of Simpson | Sem 1 |
Friday 01 April | ||
09:00-10.00 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Zariski-type structures | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11.00 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Zariski-type structures | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Henson, CW, Berenstein, A (Illinois) | |
Model theory for metric structures | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Henson, CW, Berenstein, A (Illinois) | |
Model theory for metric structures | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Yomdin, J (Weizman) | |
Closed trajectories of plane systems of ODE's, moments, iterated integrals, and compositions - with the stress on some "formal" aspects | Sem 1 |
Monday 04 April | ||
09:00-10.00 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Zariski-type structures | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11.00 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Zariski-type structures | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Henson, CW, Berenstein, A (Illinois) | |
Model theory for metric structures | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Henson, CW, Berenstein, A (Illinois) | |
Model theory for metric structures | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Raynaud, Y (Paris) | |
Ultrapowers and ultraroots in Banach spaces theory | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 05 April | ||
09:00-10.00 | Zilber, B (Oxford) | |
Zariski-type structures | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11.00 | Henson, CW, Berenstein, A (Illinois) | |
Model theory for metric structures | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Loeser, F (ENS, Paris) | |
Operations on constructible functions (I) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Loeser, F (ENS, Paris) | |
Operations on constructible functions (II) | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Lion, J-M, Speissegger, P (Universite de Rennes 1/McMaster) | |
The theorem of the complement for nested sub-Pfaffian sets | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17.30 | Peterzil, Y (Haifa) | |
Nonstandard 1-dimensional tori are locally modular | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 06 April | ||
09:00-10.00 | Campana, F (Nancy) | |
Isotriviality criteria for families of non-algebraic compact K\" ahler manifolds, and model-theoretic nonmultidimensionality of the class C. | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11.00 | Pheidas, Th, Zahidi, K (Crete/Antwerpen) | |
Analogues of Hilbert's tenth problem | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12.30 | Pheidas, Th, Zahidi, K (Crete/Antwerpen) | |
Analogues of Hilbert's tenth problem | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Eisentrager, K (Michigan) | |
Hilbert's tenth problem for function fields | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Loeser, F (ENS, Paris) | |
Operations on constructible functions (III) | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17.30 | Cluckers, R (ENS, Paris) | |
Real integration of oscillating functions | Sem 1 |
Thursday 07 April | ||
09:00-09:30 | Hasson, A, Zilber, B (Oxford/Oxford) | |
Analytic Zariski geometries and the Hrushovski Collapse | Sem 1 | |
09:30-10:00 | Barbina, S (Turin) | |
Reconstruction of homogeneous relational structures | Sem 1 | |
10:00-10:30 | Soufflet, R (Lyon 1) | |
Arc-properties of functions definable in o-minimal structures | Sem 1 | |
10:30-11:00 | Usvyatsov, A (Hebrew) | |
The theory of a Hilbert space with a generic automorphism | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:00 | Mellor, T (Regensburg) | |
An Euler characteristic for real closed valued fields | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Chatzidakis, Z (Paris) | |
Application of arc spaces to the model theory of fields with commuting derivations | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17.30 | Hrushovski, E (Hebrew) | |
Model theoretic topics in valued fields I | Sem 1 |
Friday 08 April | ||
09:00-10.00 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
On the quasi-minimality of certain expansions of the complex field | Sem 1 | |
10:00-10:30 | Suer, S (UIUC) | |
Grothendieck-Katz conjecture for elliptic curves | Sem 1 | |
10:30-11:00 | Kirby, J (Oxford) | |
Schanuel conditions for Weierstrass differential equations | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:00 | Ghioca, D (UC Berkeley) | |
Mordell-Lang theorem for Drinfeld modules and minimal groups in the theory of separably closed fields | Sem 1 | |
12:00-12:30 | Yaffe, Y (McMaster) | |
Classes of (Lie) Differential Fields without Model Companions | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15.00 | Hrushovski, E (Hebrew) | |
Model theoretic topics in valued fields II | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16.30 | Macintyre, A (Queen Mary, London) | |
Model theory of elliptic functions: model completeness, uniformity, decidability | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 13 April | ||
14:00-15:00 | Edmundo, M (CMAF - Universidade di Lisboa, Portugal) | |
Sheaf cohomology in arbitrary o-minimal structures | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Edmundo, M (CMAF - Universidade di Lisboa, Portugal) | |
Sheaf cohomology in arbitrary o-minimal structures | Sem 1 |
Thursday 14 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Martin Pizarro, A (Berlin) | |
Galois cohomology for surgical fields | Sem 2 | |
15:30-17:00 | Tomasic, I (Lyon 1) | |
A twisted Chebotarev Theorem | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 20 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Wagner, F (Lyon 1) | |
Counting in bad fields | Sem 2 | |
15:30-17:00 | Gavrilovich, M (Oxford) | |
On the model theory of universal covers of algebraic varieties | Sem 1 |
Thursday 21 April | ||
13:30-15.00 | de Piro, T (Edinburgh) | |
A non-standard Bezout theorem | Sem 2 | |
15:30-17:00 | Khovanskii, A (Toronto) | |
Solvability and unsolvability of equations in finite terms | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 27 April | ||
10:30-12:30 | Hrushovski, E (Jerusalem) | |
Model theoretic topics in valued fields III | Sem 1 | |
15:30-17:00 | Khovanskii, A (Toronto) | |
On a one-dimensional topological variant of Galois theory | Sem 1 |
Thursday 28 April | ||
09:30-10:30 | Ershov, Y (Novosibirsk) | |
Model theory of multi-valued fields | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Dickmann, M (Paris) | |
The Marshall and Milnor conjectures for formally real von Neumann regular rings | Sem 1 | |
17:00-18:00 | Ershov, Y (Novosibirsk) | |
Model theory of multi-valued fields | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 03 May | ||
11:00-12:30 | Michaux, C (Mons) | |
Bisimulations for o-minimal hybrid systems | Sem 1 | |
16:30-18:00 | Gabrielov, A (Purdue) | |
Betti numbers of sets defined by quantifier-free formulas | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 04 May | ||
10:00-11:00 | Otero, M (Madrid) | |
Definably compact groups | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Otero, M (Madrid) | |
Definably compact groups | Sem 1 | |
15:30-17:00 | Gabrielov, A (Purdue) | |
Betti numbers of sets defined by formulas with quantifiers | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 11 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Kuhlmann, S (Saskatchewan) | |
Truncation integer parts of valued fields | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Kuhlmann, S (Saskatchewan) | |
Truncation integer parts of valued fields | Sem 2 |
Thursday 12 May | ||
11:30-12:45 | Scowcroft, P (Wesleyan ) | |
Non-negative solvability of linear equations in ordered groups | Sem 2 | |
15:30-17:00 | Michaux, C (Mons) | |
Dimension theory for BSS - r.e. sets | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 18 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Kim, M (University of Arizona) | |
Relative computability for curves | Sem 2 |
Thursday 19 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Mellor, T (Regensburg) | |
Elimination of imaginaries for real closed valued fields | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Wencel, R (Leeds) | |
Topological properties of sets definable in weakly o-minimal structures | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Wencel, R (Leeds) | |
Groups and fields definable in weakly o-minimal structures | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 25 May | ||
10:30-12:30 | Rolin, J-P (Universite de Bourgogne) | |
Non-oscillating solutions of differential equations and o-minimality | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Gabrielov, A (Purdue) | |
Mystery of point charges | Sem 2 |
Thursday 26 May | ||
09:00-10:00 | Gabrielov, A (Purdue) | |
Rational functions and real Schubert calculus | Sem 1 | |
10:30-11:30 | Singer, M (North Carolina State University) | |
Galois theory of parameterised linear differential equations and linear differential algebraic groups | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 01 June | ||
11:00-12:30 | Moosa, R (Waterloo) | |
Model theory of compact complex spaces I: introduction | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Ressayre, JP (Paris 7) | |
Transseries and polynomially bounded o-minimality | Sem 1 |
Thursday 02 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Steinhorn, C (Vassar) | |
On close to tame expansions of densely ordered groups | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Moosa, R (Waterloo) | |
Model theory of compact complex spaces II: essentially saturated space | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 08 June | ||
10:30-12:30 | Van den Dries, L (Urbana-Champaign) | |
Algebraically closed and real closed fields with small multiplicative group | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:30 | Pillay, A (Urbana-Champaign) | |
Model theory of compact complex spaces III: Campana's work on the nonmultidimensionality conjecture | Sem 1 |
Thursday 09 June | ||
11:00-12:00 | Kuhlmann, F-V (Saskatchewan) | |
Additive polynomials | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Pillay, A (Urbana-Champaign) | |
Groups, measures and NIP | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Pillay, A (Urbana-Champaign) | |
Groups, measures and NIP | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 15 June | ||
10:30-12:00 | Poonen, B (Berkeley) | |
Fields with finitely many definable subsets | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
Some model theory of complex analytic functions | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Wilkie, A (Oxford) | |
Some model theory of complex analytic functions | Sem 2 |
Thursday 16 June | ||
10:30-12:00 | Poonen, B (Berkeley) | |
Uniform first order definitions in finitely generated fields | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Kuhlmann, F-V (Saskatchewan) | |
Dense subfields of henselian fields, integer parts, and nasty valuations on rational function fields | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 22 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Glass, A (Cambridge) | |
A Higman subgroup theorem for lattice-ordered groups | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Aschenbrenner, M (Chicago) | |
A generalisation of the Hilbert Basis Theorem | Sem 1 |
Thursday 23 June | ||
15:30-17:00 | Macpherson, D (Leeds) | |
Measurable structures, and asymptotics in finite structures | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 29 June | ||
11:00-12:30 | Wilson, J (Oxford) | |
Characterisation and axiomatisation of finite soluble groups | Sem 1 |
Thursday 30 June | ||
14:00-15:30 | Poonen, B (Berkeley) | |
Uniform first order definitions in finitely generated fields II | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17:00 | Kuhlmann, F-V (Saskatchewan) | |
More on additive polynomials | Sem 1 |
Monday 11 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | van den Dries, L (Illnois) | |
Asymptotic differential algebra and H-fields | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Hrushovski, E (Hebrew University) | |
Definable groups over valued fields | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:30 | Lion, J-M (Rennes 1) | |
The Haefliger theorem for foliations and o-minimal structures | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Rolin, J-P (Bourgogne) | |
Quasi-analytic solutions of differential equations and o-minimal structures | Sem 1 | |
17:00-18:00 | Aschenbrenner, M (Illinois) | |
Solving linear differential equations over H-fields | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 12 July | ||
09:00-10:00 | Pink, R (ETH Zentrum) | |
A common generalisation of the conjectures of Andre-Oort, Manin-Mumford and Mordell-Lang | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Roessler, D (Paris 7) | |
Two applications of automatic uniformity | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Moosa, R (Waterloo) | |
Strongly minimial groups in the theory of compact complex spaces | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:30 | Otero, M (Madrid) | |
Aspects of the algebraic structure of groups definable in o-minimal structures | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Tent, K (Bielefeld) | |
On the number and shape of asymptotic cones of semialgebraic groups | Sem 1 | |
17:00-18:00 | Jaligot, E (Lyon II) | |
Groups of finite Morley rank and genericity | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 13 July | ||
09:00-10:00 | Poonen, B (Berkeley) | |
Uniform first order definitions in finitely generated fields | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Denef, J (Leuven) | |
Orbital integrals for linear groups | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Gordon, J (Toronto) | |
An application of motivic integration to representations of p-adic groups | Sem 1 |
Thursday 14 July | ||
09:00-10:00 | Cano, F (Valladolid) | |
Non-oscillating trajectories of vector fields and Zariski's local uniformization | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Vorobjov, N (Bath) | |
Homotopy types of fibres of pfaffian maps | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Starchenko, S (Notre Dame) | |
On the topological degree of functions definable in o-minimal structures | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:30 | Robinson, Z (East Carolina) | |
Analytic Denef-Pas cell decomposition | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Lipshitz, L (Purdue) | |
Overconvergent real closed quantifier elimination | Sem 1 |
Friday 15 July | ||
09:00-10:00 | Chatzidakis, Z (Paris 7) | |
Model theory of difference fields and some remarks on Galois groups | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Wagner, FO (Lyon I) | |
Small profinite groups | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Pop, F (Pennsylvania) | |
Elementary equivalence vs isomorphism over large fields | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:30 | Scanlon, TW (Berkeley) | |
Additive groups | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Gabrielov, A (Purdue) | |
Betti numbers of definable sets | Sem 1 |
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