MAT 591 / C*-Algebra Seminar / Fall 2017

Organizer:  S. Kaliszewski
Schedule:  Wednesdays, 2:00-3:00pm
Location:  Tempe - WXLR A546


Course Description 

A small seminar emphasizing discussion, presentations by students, 
and written research papers on C*-algebras.  Anyone with an 
interest is welcome to attend, and anyone with anything interesting
to say is welcome to speak.  Graduate students are encouraged to 
enroll for credit.

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August 23, 2017: Konrad Aguilar, Arizona State University

        Unital AF C*-algebras as compact quantum metric spaces I


August 30, 2017: Konrad Aguilar, Arizona State University

        Unital AF C*-algebras as compact quantum metric spaces II


September 6, 2017: Konrad Aguilar, Arizona State University

        Unital AF C*-algebras as compact quantum metric spaces III


September 13, 2017: Jack Spielberg, Arizona State University

        C*-algebras of some submonoids of 2-generator Artin braid groups I


September 20, 2017: Jack Spielberg, Arizona State University

        C*-algebras of some submonoids of 2-generator Artin braid groups II


September 27, 2017: Jack Spielberg, Arizona State University

        C*-algebras of some submonoids of 2-generator Artin braid groups III 


October 4, 2017: Tim Rainone, Arizona State University

        Introduction to the Type Semigroup of a Groupoid I 


October 11, 2017: Tim Rainone, Arizona State University

        Introduction to the Type Semigroup of a Groupoid II 


October 18, 2017: John Quigg, Arizona State University

        Pedersen Rigidity I 


October 25, 2017: Mario Diaz, Arizona State University

        Conditional Expectations in Free Probability Theory and a Second-Order Generalization: Part I 


November 1, 2017: Mario Diaz, Arizona State University

        Conditional Expectations in Free Probability Theory and a Second-Order Generalization: Part II 


November 8, 2017: John Quigg, Arizona State University

        Pedersen Rigidity II 


November 15, 2017: Tron Omland, University of Oslo

        C*-simplicity for groups acting on trees 


November 29, 2017: John Quigg, Arizona State University

        Compact Ergodic Actions 


Past Semesters

- Spring 2017
- Fall 2016
- Spring 2016
- Fall 2015
- Spring 2015


Enrollment Requirements 

Prerequisite(s): degree- or non-degree-seeking graduate student.


Additional Class Details

Class #:  72526
Units:  1 - 12
Repeatable for credit:  No
General Studies:  No
Offered by:  College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Component:  Lecture
Session:  Session C
Dates:  8/17/2017 - 12/1/2017
Last day to enroll:  August 23, 2017
Drop deadline:  August 23, 2017
Course withdrawal deadline:  November 01, 2017
Instruction Mode:  In-Person
Fees:  None 


Last Modified: 
Mon Nov 27 19:29:42 MST 2017

S. Kaliszewski
School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
Arizona State University