INVARIANT SUBSPACES AND BANACH ALGEBRAS

A meeting in memory of Charles Read

PROGRAMME


Thursday 1st September

13.00-14.30 Registration in entrance foyer of School of Mathematics

14.30-15.30 Béla Bollobás
Charles -- Student, Colleague, Friend

TEA

16.00-17.00 Eva Gallardo-Gutiérrez
An insight on the Invariant Subspace Problem

19.00 Conference Dinner in University House


Friday 2nd September

9.30-10.30 Garth Dales
Some papers of Charles Read

10.30-11.30 Fereidoun Ghahramani
Approximate amenability and Charles' role in its advancement

COFFEE

12.00-13.00 Richard Loy
Approximate amenability of tensor products of Banach algebras

LUNCH

14.30-15.30 George Willis
Analysis of Radical Algebras

TEA

16.00-17.00 David Blecher
Real positivity and operator algebras (work with Charles, and some recent applications)


All lectures will take place in the Mall, School of Mathematics, University of Leeds.
Last updated 31st August 2016
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