Group Theory in Berlin

19-21 September 2019


The talks will start on 19th September at 11:00 and will end by 21 September 15:30.

19th September, Thursday 10:00-11:00 tea coffee, registration

11:00-12:00 M. Broué     "Stories about Spetses"

12:10-12:30 A. Tortora     "Is every group-word semiconcise?"

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:00 D. Dikranjan    "Algebraic entropy of semigroup actions"

15:10-16:10 D. Lytkina   "Finite groups, close to Frobenius groups"

16:10-16:40 Coffee

16:40-17:40 W. Herfort    "Some compactness conditions on locally compact groups"

17:50-18:10 Y. Rojas    "Length of finite groups"

20th September, Friday

9:30-10:30 R. Waldecker    "Isolated elements in finite groups"

10:40-11:40 C. Parker     "Groups with many p-local subgroups of characteristic p: Methods and results"

11:40-12:10 Coffee

12:10-12:30 M. Korhonen     "Unipotent elements in irreducible representations of algebraic groups"

12:40-13:00 O.H. Kegel    "A remark on factorised groups"

13:00-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:30 B. Eick    " p-groups of maximal class "

15:40-16:00 J. Saunders    "Cohomology of finite Chevalley groups"

16:00-16:30 Coffee

16:30-17:30 F. Ladisch    "Finite groups as symmetries of polytopes"

17:35-17:55 D. Toller    "Hereditarily minimal topological groups"

18:00-18:20 K. Mallahi-Karai    "Kirillov’s orbit method and the polynomiality of the faithful dimension of p -groups"

19:30 Conference Dinner at Ristorante Galileo

21st September, Saturday

9:30-10:30 A. Zalesski    "Eigenvalue 1 of elements of finite groups of Lie type in their representations in the defining characteristic"

10:40-11:00 A. Bak    "The subgroup architecture of groups: something really new"

11:00-11:30 Coffee

11:30-12:30 B. Klopsch    "Hausdorff dimension in pro-p groups"

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:20 J. Bossaert    "Expanding the universe of universal groups"

14:30-15:30 H. Esnault    "Some properties of formal groups of Lie type"