See also : Functional Analysis Seminar on Sorin Popa’s web page.

Functional Analysis Seminar: Fall 2017

Wednesday Oct 04
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Sorin Popa (UCLA)Constructing AFD subalgebras with prescribed properties in II$_1$ factors
Wednesday Oct 11
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) March Boedihardjo (UCLA)Approximate similarity of operators on $\ell^p$
Wednesday Oct 18
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Isaac Goldbring (UCI)Embedding problems, games, and square roots
Wednesday Oct 25
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Lauren Ruth (UC Riverside)Two new settings for examples of von Neumann dimension
Wednesday Nov 01
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Rolando de Santiago (UCLA )Tensor product decompositions of II$_1$ factors arising from extensions of amalgamated free product groups.
Wednesday Nov 08
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Brandon Seward (Courant Institute)Positive entropy actions of countable groups factor onto Bernoulli shifts
Wednesday Nov 15
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Dan Hoff (UCLA )Between Popa's Intertwining and Measure Equivalence
Wednesday Nov 29
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Pieter Spaas (UCSD)Non-classification of Cartan subalgebras for a class of von Neumann algebras
Wednesday Dec 06
16:00-16:50 (MS6627) Benjamin Hayes (Virginia)TBA

Participating Funct. Analysis Seminar: Fall 2017

Monday Nov 13
16:00-17:30 (MS5137) Fan Young (UCLA)Unitary correlation matrices
Monday Nov 20
16:00-17:30 (MS5137) David Jekel (UCLA)On the Kadison-Singer problem and its solution (part 1)