Yorkshire Functional Analysis Group

YFAG mainly meets in Leeds, but recently we have resurrected the Yorkshire theme, with meetings in York and Sheffield.

Unless otherwise stated, meetings will be in Leeds, at 3:30pm, in the room MALL 2, School of Mathematics, University of Leeds.

Seminar organizer: Matthew Daws

Spring Term, 2011

Tuesday 25th January
Olga Maleva (Birmingham University)
Universal differentiability sets Click for abstract

Tuesday 1st February
Sam Elliott (University of Leeds)
A comparison of composition operators in the disc and half-plane settings Click for abstract

Tuesday 8th February at 4pm
Luis Sánchez (University of Zaragoza)
A Sobolev algebra of Volterra type Click for abstract

Tuesday 22nd February at 4pm
Jukka Kauppi (Queens University Belfast)
On dense ideals of C*-algebras and generalizations of the Gelfand-Naimark Theorem

Tuesday 1st March
Cho-Ho Chu (Queen Mary, University of London )
Jordan structures in Banach spaces

Tuesday 8th March at 4pm
Sergei Rogosin (Minsk, Belarus)
Analytical methods in the theory of 2D composite materials Click for abstract

Tuesday 15th March
Yuri Safarov (Kings College, London)
On the relation between an operator and its self-commutator Click for abstract

Tuesday 22nd March CANCELLED
Jacek Brodzki (University of Southampton)
Amenable actions, invariant means and bounded cohomoloby Click for abstract

Tuesday 29th March
Richard Timoney (Trinity College Dublin)
Topics related to operator spaces and Some Hilbertian operator spaces Click for abstract

Tuesday 3rd May
Charles Batty (University of Oxford)
Decay and growth of operator semigroups and energy estimates: Upper bounds and Lower bounds

Tuesday 17th May
Cristina Camara (Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa)
Toeplitz operators and Riemann-Hilbert problems Click for abstract (PDF)

Tuesday 24th May
Jacek Brodzki (University of Southampton)
Amenable actions, invariant means and bounded cohomoloby Click for abstract

Programme for Winter term 2011, Programme for Winter term 2010