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Models and Sets seminar

In Spring 2017, the seminar is from 2-3pm on Tuesdays, in MALL 1. We will have talks by staff, students, postdocs, and visitors, on a variety of topics.

Organised by Dario Garcia and Dugald MacPherson.
Telephone: 0113 343 5171
Email: D.Garcia @ leeds.ac.uk

 

Forthcoming seminars

To be announced.

 

Past seminars
Thu 15th June, 2017
Omar León-Sánchez (University of Manchester)
Poisson algebra representations via model theory

Mon 5th June, 2017
Charlotte Kestner (University of Central Lancashire)
Measurability and the definable multiplicity property

Tue 16th May, 2017
Sylvy Anscombe (University of Central Lancashire)
Valuations on non-standard number fields

Tue 21st March, 2017
Jan Dobrowolski (University of Leeds)
A characterization of NTP1

Tue 14th March, 2017
Andrew Brooke-Taylor (University of Leeds)
Products of CW complexes: the full story

Tue 7th March, 2017
Stamatis Dimopoulos (University of Bristol - University of Leeds)
Large cardinals with identity crises

Tue 28th February, 2017
Dugald Macpherson (University of Leeds)
Profinite groups with NIP theory.

Tue 7th February, 2017
Vincenzo Mantova (University of Leeds)
Hrushovski's fusion and coloured fields

Tue 13th December, 2016
Rosario Mennuni (University of Leeds)
Externally definable sets: an introduction and an application.

Tue 6th December, 2016
Asma Almazaydeh (University of Leeds)
Construction of Fraisse amalgam of trees of B-sets.

Tue 22nd November, 2016
Dario Garcia (University of Leeds)
The Erdös-Hajnal property for stable graphs.

Tue 8th November, 2016
Erick Garcia-Ramirez (University of Leeds)
Definable functions in T-convex fields

Tue 1st November, 2016
Vincenzo Mantova (University of Leeds)
Irreducibles and primes in generalised power series

Tue 18th October, 2016
Lubna Shaheen
Model Theory of Spec(Z) and connections with F_{1}-geometry

Tue 11th October, 2016
Lubna Shaheen
Model theory and representations of ring of integers

Tue 4th October, 2016
Gwyneth Harrison-Shermoen (University of Leeds)
Embedded asymptotic classes

Tue 27th September, 2016
Dugald Macpherson (University of Leeds)
On Pillay's paper on compactification of pseudofinite groups, Part 2

Tue 20th September, 2016
Dugald Macpherson (University of Leeds)
On Pillay's paper on compactification of pseudofinite groups

Wed 13th July, 2016
Isolde Adler (University of Leeds)
PAC learning of FO definable concepts & nowhere dense graph classes

Tue 5th July, 2016
Richard Elwes (University of Leeds)
Shelah-Spencer random graphs

Tue 21st June, 2016
Dario Garcia (University of Leeds)
o-asymptotic classes of finite structures

Tue 14th June, 2016
Lovkush Agarwal (University of Leeds)
On non-forking spectra

Tue 7th June, 2016
Daoud Siniora (University of Leeds)
Superstable generic structures which are not omega-stable

Tue 26th April, 2016
Thomas Quinn-Gregson (University of York)
Homogeneous bands

Tue 12th April, 2016
Vincenzo Mantova (University of Leeds)
Non-standard sparse polynomials

Tue 5th April, 2016
Vincenzo Mantova (University of Leeds)
Non-standard sparse polynomials

Tue 22nd March, 2016
Erick Garcia Ramirez (University of Leeds)
"O-minimal" valued fields

Tue 15th March, 2016
Immanuel Halupczok (University of Leeds)
Approximate subgroups

Tue 8th March, 2016
Immanuel Halupczok (University of Leeds)
Approximate subgroups

Tue 1st March, 2016
Franziska Jahnke (University of Muenster)
Defining coarsenings of valuations

Tue 23rd February, 2016
Sylvy Anscombe (University of Central Lancashire)
Characterizing diophantine henselian valuation rings and ideals

Tue 16th February, 2016
David Bradley-Williams (University of Central Lancashire)
Reducts of Tree-like structures

Tue 9th February, 2016
Gwyneth Harrison-Shermoen (University of Leeds)
Disjoint n-amalgamation and pseudofinite countably categorical theories, continued (again)

Tue 2nd February, 2016
Gwyneth Harrison-Shermoen (University of Leeds)
Disjoint n-amalgamation and pseudofinite countably categorical theories, continued

Tue 26th January, 2016
Dugald MacPherson (University of Leeds)
Disjoint n-amalgamation and pseudofinite countably categorical theories – after Kruckman

Mon 14th December, 2015
Pablo Cubides Kovacsics (Université Lille 1)
p-adic integrals and Poincaré series

Tue 8th December, 2015
Immanuel Halupczok (University of Leeds)
A new notion of minimality in valued fields

Tue 1st December, 2015
Edith M. Vargas Garcia (University of Leeds)
On the reconstruction of the topology on monoids of the rationals

Tue 5th November, 2013
Dr Immi Halupczok (University of Leeds)
Statifications and Poincaré series

Tue 22nd October, 2013
Dr Immi Halupczok (University of Leeds)
Poincaré series and stratifications

Thu 17th October, 2013
Dr Immi Halupczok (University of Leeds)
Model theory of valued fields and Poincaré series

Wed 1st May, 2013
A. Pillay (Leeds)
More on NIP groups, amenability, dynamics.

Wed 6th March, 2013
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Stable group theory continued. (Graduate course)

Wed 6th February, 2013
A. Pillay (Leeds)
PG course continued. Local stability

Wed 30th January, 2013
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Postgrad course: Around stable groups Local stability and stability continued

Wed 12th December, 2012
A. Pillay (MALL 2)
Stble domination and generic stability

Wed 5th December, 2012
Andres Aranda Lopez (Leeds)
Homogeneous structures of SU-rank omega

Wed 28th November, 2012
D. Macpherson (Leeds)
Strong germs and generic stability

Wed 14th November, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Generic stability and stability II

Wed 7th November, 2012
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Generic stability and stability I

Wed 24th October, 2012
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
SL(2,R)

Wed 17th October, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Compactification, topological dynamics, model theory II

Wed 3rd October, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Topological dynamics, compactifications, SL(2,R).

Wed 12th September, 2012
Gareth Boxall (Wits University, South Africa)
Algebraic points on certain analytic functions

Wed 9th May, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Definable topological dynamics

Wed 9th May, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Definable topological dynamics

Wed 2nd May, 2012
Daniel Palacin (Universty of Barcelona)
Relative one-basedness

Wed 25th April, 2012
Alla Sirokofskich (University of Crete, and University of Leeds)
Hilbert's tenth problem for subrings of polynomial rings

Wed 14th March, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Borel equivalence relations and Lascar strong types

Wed 7th March, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
The structure of approximate subgroups (following Breuillard, Green, and Tao), I.

Wed 29th February, 2012
Jakub Gismatullin (Leeds)
Isotropic groups

Wed 22nd February, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Weight and measure in NIP theories continued

Wed 15th February, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Weight and measure in NIP theories

Wed 8th February, 2012
D. Bradley-Williams (Leeds)
dp-minimality in trees

Mon 30th January, 2012
A. Pillay (Leeds)
Postgrad course, Around stable groups. Local stability and stability continued

Wed 18th January, 2012
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Topological dynamics and definable groups

Wed 7th December, 2011
Olivia Caramello (Cambridge)
Fraisse's construction from a topos-theoretic perspective

Wed 16th November, 2011
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Uniform definability of types over finite sets in NIP theories, following Chernikov and Simon.

Wed 9th November, 2011
Amador Martin-Pizarro (Lyon 1 and Humboldt Univ. of Berlin)
On variants of CM-triviality

Wed 2nd November, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Word maps in finite groups

Wed 26th October, 2011
George Attesis (Leeds)
Algebraically closed fields with several valuations continued.

Wed 12th October, 2011
George Attesis (Leeds)
Algebraically closed fields with several valuations II

Wed 5th October, 2011
George Attesis (Leeds)
Algebraically closed fields with several valuations

Wed 28th September, 2011
Jakub Gismatullin (University of Leeds)
2-cocycles and connected components

Wed 15th June, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Pseudofinite groups

Wed 25th May, 2011
Anand Pillay (University of Leeds)
Affine Nash groups

Wed 11th May, 2011
Chloe Perin (Univ. Strasbourg)
Generic type elements in models of the theory of free groups

Wed 30th March, 2011
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Topology on \hat V, continued

Wed 23rd March, 2011
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
The topology on \hat V and definable compactness II

Wed 16th March, 2011
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Nonarchimedean tame topology, continued

Wed 9th March, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Nonarchimedean tame topology continued

Wed 2nd March, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Nonarchimedean tame topology, continued

Wed 23rd February, 2011
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Definable types and domination

Wed 16th February, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Nonarchimedean tame topology, continued

Wed 9th February, 2011
Dugald Macpherson
Nonarchimedean tame topology continued

Wed 2nd February, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Nonarchimedean tame topology, continued

Wed 26th January, 2011
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Nonarchimedean tame topology and stably dominated types

Wed 12th January, 2011
Anand Pillay (Leeds)
Organizational meeting, and talk on G^000