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   Scientific Committee:
Gilbert Baumslag ,The City College of NY
Rostislav Grigorchuk,Texas A&M
Alexei Miasnikov, Stevens Institute
Mark Sapir, Vanderbilt

 

   Organizing Committee:
Murray Elder, Univ. of Newcastle (Aus)
Bob Gilman, Stevens Institute
Alexei Miasnikov , Stevens Institute
Alex Myasnikov, Stevens Institute
Denis Serbin, Stevens Institute
Alexander Ushakov, Stevens Institute

 

   Contact Information:
Denis Serbin
email:   dserbin stevens.edu    
phone: (201) 216-5425

 

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Welcome to the First Online Seminar dedicated to Group Theory and Non-Commutative Algebra.

The seminar presents a unique opportunity for mathematicians from around the world to communicate and share their ideas on a regular basis without leaving the office or even home. Participants include faculty and students from US, Canada, Australia, Europe and Russia.

If you are a first-time participant please visit the technical advice page.

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Next Presentation
   Thursday,  March 5,  noon  (New York Time)

Robert Gilman
(Stevens Institute of Technology)


"Verifying Biautomaticity"

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Abstract:
We describe a test which can sometimes verify that a given finite presentation presents a biautomatic group. As an application we improve a bit on a result of Floyd and Parry about automaticity of triangles of groups.

Seminar Schedule Spring 2015
Feb   5   Svetla Vassileva (Concordia University, Canada)
"Logspace and compressed word computation in finitely generated nilpotent groups"
Abstract      PDF Slides      Watch the recording ...
 
Feb  19   Funda Gul (Stevens Institute of Technology)
"Magnus embedding and algorithmic problems in groups of the form F/Nd"
Abstract      PDF Slides      Watch the recording ...
 
Mar   5   Robert Gilman (Stevens Institute of Technology)
"Verifying Biautomaticity"
Abstract      PDF Slides      Watch the recording ...
 
Mar  26   Olga Kharlampovich (Hunter College, CUNY)
"TBA"
 
Apr  16   Volker Diekert (Universitšt Stuttgart, Germany)
"TBA"
 
Apr  30   TBA
 
May  14   TBA
   

For information on the website or other questions please contact
Alex Myasnikov: amyasnik@stevens.edu
(201) 216-8598
Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ