Noncommutative Geometry Seminar

Department of Mathematics, University of Hawaii
2565 McCarthy Mall, Keller 401A
Honolulu HI 96822

The seminar is organized by Clément Dell'Aiera, Erik Guentner , and Rufus Willett ; please get in touch with one of us if you would like more information.

In Fall 2017, we (usually) meet 2:30-3:30 on Wednesday in Keller 403.

Schedule of talks

August 31

Clément Dell'Aiera, Cartan subalgebras in C*-algebras

September 6

Clément Dell'Aiera, Cartan subalgebras in C*-algebras II

September 13

Erik Guentner, Comments on the coarse geometry of ‘box’ spaces

September 27

Erik Guentner, Comments on the coarse geometry of ‘box’ spaces II

October 4

Rufus Willett, Amenable traces

October 11

Rufus Willett, Amenable traces on uniform Roe algebras

October 18

Clément Dell'Aiera, Introduction to Kazhdan's Property (T)

October 25

Clément Dell'Aiera, SL(3,Z) has Kazhdan's Property (T)

November 1

Clément Dell'Aiera, SL(3,Z) has Kazhdan's Property (T), end of the proof

November 14

Rufus Willett, Property (T), Laplacians, and Kazhdan projections

November 22

Sasha Markovichenko, Gromov's theorem for groups of polynomial growth

November 29

Umar Gaffar, Gromov's theorem for groups of polynomial growth II