# Algebra Workshop

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# **Wednesday** January 28 - **Thursday** January 29

## Room 222 (Maths Seminar Room), Maths & Physics building

The program for our Algebra workshop is listed below.
All lectures are in Room 222 (Maths Seminar Room).

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**Wednesday 28 Jan**

**1000-1100** : Bill Kantor (Eugene, Oregon) - "Cycles in groups and graphs"

**1100-1130** : Morning tea

**1130-1230** : Felix Noeske (RWTH Aachen) - "The Modular Atlas Project"

**1400-1500** : Robert Wilson (Queen Mary, University of London) - "Octonions and the Leech lattice"

**1500-1530** : Afternoon tea

**1530-1630** : Max Neunhoeffer (University of St Andrews) - "Aschbacher's Theorem revisited with a view to constructive matrix group recognition"

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**Thursday 29 Jan**

**1000-1100** : Robert Bailey (Carleton University) - "Base size, metric dimension and other stories"

**1100-1130** : Morning tea

**1130-1230** : Asia Weiss (York University, Toronto) - "Combinatorial structure of chiral polyhedra in Euclidean space"

**1400-1500** : Ivan Shestakov (University of San Paolo) - "Automorphisms of polynomials and free algebras"

**1500-1530** : Afternoon tea

Please contact Prof. Eamonn O'Brien (Ext 88819) for further information