MIT Lie Groups Seminar
2007  2008
Fall 2007

Sept 26
David Vogan
(MIT)Singlepetaled $K$types and Weyl group representations (after Hiroshi Oda)

Sept 27
COLLOQUIUM TALKPaul Sally
(University of Chicago)Supercuspidal Representations from Mautner to KimYu and Stevens.

Oct 3
Chuying Fang
Adnilpotent ideals for complex and real reductive Lie algebras.
Followed by dinner.

Oct 10
John Stembridge
(University of Michigan)Joint meeting with the Combinatorics seminar
Followed by dinner.

Oct 17
Wiener Lecture by Assaf Naor

Oct 24
George Lusztig
(MIT)Canonical bases and construction of Chevalley groups over a commutative ring.

Oct 31
Dmitry Boyarchenko
(University of Chicago)Characters of unipotent groups over finite fields
Followed by dinner.

Nov 7
Kobi Kremnizer
(MIT) 
Nov 14
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Nov 21
Jerin Gu
(MIT)Singlepetaled Ktypes for classical groups.

Nov 28
Vyacheslav Futorny
(University of Sao Paulo)Galois algebras: structure, representations, and applications

Dec 5
Bertram Kostant
(MIT)Abelian ideals in the Borel, and the generalization of the AmitsurLevitzki Theorem

Dec 12
Talk at 4:15 in 2142Arkady Berenstein
(University of Oregon)From generic crystals to crystal bases
Joint meeting with the MIT combinatorics seminar
Spring 2008
Meets on Wednesdays 4:305:30 in Room 2142

Feb 6
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Feb 13
No meeting
David Vogan will speak in the
Group Actions in Geometry
seminar in 4231 at 3:00, onGroup representations on Dolbeault cohomology.
(Not suitable for grownup group representers). 
Feb 20
Miki Havlickova
(MIT) 
Feb 27
Pavle Pandzic
(University of Zagreb, Cornell)Dirac operators on HarishChandra modules
Followed by dinner.

Mar 5
Bertram Kostant
(MIT)On some of the mathematics in Garrett Lisi's 'E_{8} Theory of Everything'

Mar 12
JiuKang Yu
(Purdue)A dyadic exercise in the construction of supercuspidal representations and types
Followed by dinner.

Mar 19
Alex Chervov
(IAS)The center of U_{crit} ((gl_{n})^) and the Langlands correspondence over C
Followed by dinner.

Mar 26, Apr 2
No seminar

Apr 9
Susana SalamancaRiba
(NMSU)Generalized A_{q} modules for metaplectic groups
Followed by dinner.

Apr 16
David Vogan
(MIT) 
May 7
Steven Jackson
(UMass Boston)Topic TBA
Followed by dinner.

May 14
Hadi Salmasian
(University of Alberta)On the structure and geometry of infinitedimensional classical Lie groups.
Followed by dinner.
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