North British Geometric Group Theory Seminar
The North British Geometric Group Theory Seminar
on Monday 13th July at the University of Newcastle.
The meeting will run from lunch until an early dinner. Speakers
will be Francesco Matucci (Barcelona), Claas Röver (Galway), Tara Brendle
Please contact me (Sarah.Rees at newcastle dot ac dot uk),
to let me know in advance if you will attend,
and in particular if you plan to attend the dinner, to allow us to
book dinner and order tea and coffee.
12-00 onwards. Informal lunch in Courtyard Restaurant on campus
(Old Library Building, facing Merz Court, former home of the
School of Mathematics and Statistics).
The lectures will then take place in room TR2, on the fourth floor of the
Herschel Building (current home of the School of Mathematics and Statistics)..
13-30 Francesco Matucci (Barcelona),
The conjugacy problem in extensions of Thompson's group
14-30 Claas Röver (Galway), Languages in group theory.
15-30 to 16-00 Tea in Herschel Building Penthouse (7th floor).
16-00 Tara Brendle (Glasgow), The symmetric Torelli group.
18-00. Dinner in local restaurant, probably La Toscana, an Italian
restaurant we have used before, which is between the university and
the railway station.
Hope to see you soon! Sarah
This meeting is funded by grants by the London and Edinburgh Mathematical
Societies and by the Glagow Mathematical Journal, and with
support from the University of Newcastle.