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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

3:00 pm in 2 Illini Hall,Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Intersection Theory I - Rational Equivalence

Martino Fassina (Illinois Math)

Abstract: This is the first talk for our reading group on Intersection Theory. The material presented roughly corresponds to Chapter 1 of Fulton's book. I will introduce concepts such as cycles, rational equivalence, proper pushforwards and flat pullbacks. The focus will be on intuition and explicit examples.

3:00 pm in 243 Altgeld Hall,Wednesday, March 27, 2019

To Be Announced

Matthew Huber (Purdue University, Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences)

3:00 pm in 341 Altgeld Hall,Wednesday, March 27, 2019

"Generic representations of abelian groups and extreme amenability" by J. Melleray and T. Tsankov (Part 3)

Dakota Ihli (UIUC)

Abstract: In this series of talks, we discuss the paper in the title [arXiv link]. In this final talk, we prove that the set of probability measure preserving automorphisms that topologically generate a copy of the group $L_0(\mathbb{T})$ is dense in $\mathrm{Aut}(\mu)$.