See Functional Analysis Seminars in the Department


Functional Analysis Colloquium
2018-2019
 (
Wednesdays, 4-4:50pm in MS6627, unless otherwise specified) 


Wednesday Oct 3rd: Sorin Popa (UCLA):
Approximate vanishing 1-cohomology for actions of groups on II_1 factors

Wednesday Oct 10th: Dima Shlyakhtenko (IPAM-UCLA):
Representing the interpolated free group factors as group factors

Wednesday Oct 17th: Christopher Schafhauser (Watreloo U):
Embedding C*-algebras into simple AF-algebras

Wednesday Oct 24th: Adrian Ioana (UCSD):
Properly proximal groups and their II_1 factors

Wednesday Oct 31th:
March Boedihardjo (UCLA):
On the homotopy invariance of the EXT^{-1}-group of a C^*-algebra

Thursday
Nov 1st (Dept Coll talk at  3pm in MS6627): Assaf Naor (Princeton)
title: TBA

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Other talks during the 2018-2019 academic year will be given by: Ed Effros, Dan Hoff,
Rolando De Santiago, Andrew Marks, Alekos Kechris, Adrian Ioana, Marius Dadarlat, David Jekel.
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List of people visiting us during Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 quarters (tentative): 
Christopher Schafhauser (Oct 10-18), Assaf Naor (Oct 31-Nov 2nd), Marius Dadarlat, Amine Marrakchi (April 27-May 5th); 


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Related Programs and Conferences during 2018-2019:

1. Conference in ``Fusion Categories and Subfactors''
, BIRS Institute (Canada), Oct 15-19, 2018.
2. Conference in ``Model Theory and Operator Algebras'', BIRS Institute (Canada), Nov 25-29, 2018.