Past, present and future
events at Leeds
Model Theory Seminar
Differential
Algebra Seminar
Differential
Fields Meeting June 2007
Around classification theory
workshop, June 2008
Algebraic
theory of difference equations, May 2009
Differential and
difference equations, integrable systems, model theory, September 2012
Other conferences and
meetings
Research
Model theory, in and for itself, as well as applications
(algebra, geometry, number theory,..).
Current postgraduate students
Joel Nagloo, Alexandra Omar Aziz (defended Ph.D. in November 2012),
Ningyuan Yao (visiting scholar)
Rizos
Sklinos graduated in 2011, currently in Jerusalem, Charlotte Kestner
graduated in 2012 and will be in Wroclaw for 201213. Davide Penazzi
graduated in 2011 and is currently a postdoc at Leeds.
Gareth Boxall graduated in 2009 and is currently at Wits, S. Africa.
Current
postdocs
Jakub Gismatullin (until October 2012), Davide
Penazzi
Teaching
201213
MATH3120MATH5120M: Models and Sets.
Postgraduate course, Around stable groups.
Curriculum Vitae
Publications
Lecture
Notes from a sequence of courses at Illinois and Leeds:
Model
Theory
Stability
Theory
Applied
Stability Theory
Some
recent preprints and slides of talks. (Please contact me directly if
you want electronic files of other papers from my complete list of
publications.)
Lecture notes on strongly minimal
sets with a generic automorphism (graduate course in UIUC, 1999)
Generically stable and smooth
measures in NIP theories (with E. Hrushovski and P. Simon).
Generic
stability,
regularity and quasiminimality (with P. Tanovic).
On genericity and weight in
the free group.
Semiabelian varieties over
separably closed fields, maximal divisible subgroups, and exact
sequences (with F. Benoist and E. Bouscaren).
Logarithmic derivatives on
nonconstant commutative algebraic groups. Slides from talk on Modnet
meeting, Barcelona, November 2008.
Compact spaces, definability.
Slides from Tarski lectures, Berkeley, April 2009.
On central extensions and
definably compact groups in ominimal structures (with E. Hrushovski
and Y.Peterzil)
A LindemannWeierstrass theorem for
semiabelian varieties over function fields (with D. Bertrand)
On NIP and invariant
measures (with E. Hrushovski)
Measures in model
theory. Slides from talk in Logic and Set theory meeting, Chennai, Aug.
2010
Remarks on
unimodularity (with C.
Kestner)
Aleph_0categorical
strongly minimal compact complex manifolds (with R. Moosa)
Group
covers, ominimality, and categoricity (with A. Berarducci and Y.
Peterzil)
Model Theory
On the isotriviality of
projective iterative Dvarieties (with P. Kowalski)
Connected
components of groups and ominimality I (with A. Conversano)
Connected
components of groups and ominimality II (with A. Conversano)
A
note on generically stable measures and fsg groups (with E. Hrushovski
and P. Simon)
Affine
Nash groups (with E. Hrushovski)
Model
theory, stability, and the free group, Notes from a series of 5 talks
at a workshop on geometric group theory and logic, UIC, Aug. 2011
First
order theories, Goedel lecture, ASL European Meeting, Barcelona 2011.
Weight and
measure in NIP theories
On Levi subgroups and the Levi
decomposition for groups definable in ominimal structures (with A.
Conversano)
On
algebraic relations between solutions of a generic Painlevé
equation (with Ronnie Nagloo)
Topological dynamics and
definable groups
On Borel equivalence relations
and Lascar strong types (with K. Krupinski and S. Solecki)
On the
canonical base property (with E. Hrushovski and D. Palacin).
Some model theory of SL(2,R)
(with J. Gismatullin and D. Penazzi).
On the
algebraic independence of generic Painleve transcendents (with J.
Nagloo)
A modeltheoretic
perspective on algebraic reductions of Hyperkaehler manifolds (with R.
Moosa)
On groups and fields
interpretable in torsionfree hyperbolic groups (with C. Perin, R.
Sklinos, K, Tent)
Generic stability and stability
(with H. Adler and E. Casanovas)
On
compactifications and the topological dynamics of definable groups
(with J. Gismatullin and D. Penazzi).
Talk at LMS prospects in Maths
meeting, Manchester, Dec. 2012.
Mathematics Colloquium,
Oxford, February 2013.

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