MAT 591 / C*-Algebra Seminar / Spring 2018

Organizer:  S. Kaliszewski
Schedule:  Wednesdays, 2:00-2:50pm
Location:  Tempe - WXLR A107 


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.

Click on a title hoping for a plain-text abstract of the talk.


January 24, 2018: S. Kaliszewski, Arizona State University

        Cuntz-Pimsner C*-algebras associated to groups I


January 31, 2018: S. Kaliszewski, Arizona State University

        Cuntz-Pimsner C*-algebras associated to groups II


February 7, 2018: Konrad Aguilar, Arizona State University 

        Standard homogeneous C*-algebras as compact quantum metric spaces


February 14, 2018: Jack Spielberg, Arizona State University

        Traces on groupoid C*-algebras I 


February 21, 2018: Elizabeth Gillaspy, University of Montana

        Finite decomposition rank and strong quasidiagonality for virtually nilpotent groups

February 28, 2018: Jack Spielberg, Arizona State University

        Traces on groupoid C*-algebras II 


March 14, 2018: Jack Spielberg, Arizona State University

        Traces on groupoid C*-algebras III 


March 21, 2018: Ian Mitscher, Arizona State University

        Analysis of a C*-Algebra of a Category of Paths I 


March 28, 2018: Ian Mitscher, Arizona State University

        Analysis of a C*-Algebra of a Category of Paths II 


April 4, 2018: Ian Mitscher, Arizona State University

        Analysis of a C*-Algebra of a Category of Paths III 


April 11, 2018: John Quigg, Arizona State University

        Tensor-Product Coaction Functors


April 18, 2018: Robert Baker, Arizona State University

        When Things Aren't Quite C*


April 23, 2018: Tron Omland, University of Oslo

            Monday at 2:00pm in WXLR 107

        C*-superrigidity for discrete groups


April 25, 2018: Frederic Latremoliere, University of Denver

        Group Actions and the Gromov-Hausdorff Propinquity



Past Semesters

- Fall 2017
- 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 #:  12440
Units:  1 - 12
Repeatable for credit:  No
General Studies:  No
Offered by:  College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Component:  Lecture
Session:  Session C
Dates:  01/08/2018 - 04/27/2018
Last day to enroll:  January 14, 2018
Drop deadline:  January 14, 2018
Course withdrawal deadline:  April 01, 2018
Instruction Mode:  In-Person
Fees:  None 


Last Modified: 
Tue Apr 17 09:32:26 MST 2018

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