Final Program for Nikolaus 2006
1.53-2.15pm^{*} | Richard Parker (Cambridge): Short Theorems with Long Proofs in Finitely Presented Groups (slides as PDF-file (from Powerpoint presentation)) |
2.20-2.40pm | Alla Detinko (Galway): Algorithms for Matrix Groups over Infinite Domains |
coffee and discussion (from 3.15-4.15pm there was a talk in the "Graduiertenkolleg" by Daniel Robertz with title Constructing Matrix Representations of Finitely Presented Groups using Janet Bases) | |
4.31-4.51pm | Evija Ribnere (Düsseldorf): Engel Length versus Nilpotency Class for Nilpotent Groups |
5.00-5.18pm | Tara Bonda (Auckland): On Lie Algebras of Cartan Type in Characteristic 2 |
5.40-5.58pm | Christian Greve (Braunschweig): On the Classification of 2-adic Space Groups by Coclass (slides as PDF-file) |
7.00pm-?? | Research Cambridge Style! (in the "Bärenhof", Templergraben 1) |
10.00-10.21am | Sebastian Hage (Göttingen): A Borsuk-Ulam-Type Theorem for Fundamental Correspondences |
10.30-10.56am^{*} | Daniel Juteau (Paris): The Cohomology of the Minimal Class (slides as PDF-file) |
11.02-11.18am | Jérémie Guilhot (Lyon/Aberdeen): Affine Weyl Groups and Kazhdan-Lusztig Cells with Unequal Parameters |
11.30-11.50am | Jean Michel (Paris): Galois Automorphisms of Complex Reflection Groups (slides as PDF-file) |
lunch break | |
1.50-2.08pm | Willem de Graaf (Trento): Constructing the Algebraic Group with a Given Lie Algebra |
2.20-2.45pm^{*} | Götz Pfeiffer (Galway): ZigZag - A GAP3 Package for computing in Descent Algebras (slides as PDF-file) |
2.55-3.12pm | Alexander Konovalov (Zaporozhye/Brussels): Computations in subgroups of finite index in SL_{2}(Z) (slides as PDF-file) |
3.20-3.40pm | Harald Meyer (Bayreuth): Primitive Central Idempotents of Finite Group Rings of Symmetric Groups (slides as PDF-file) |
coffee break | |
4.50-5.08pm | Susanne Danz (Jena): Computing Vertices of Simple Modules in Symmetric Groups |
5.20-5.39pm | Jean-Baptiste Gramain (Aberdeen): Broué's Conjecture for l-blocks of the Symmetric Group (slides as PDF-file) |
5.50-6.13pm^{*} | John Bray (London): Non-Split Extensions of Some Unitary Groups (slides as PDF-file) |
7.00pm-?? | Research Cambridge Style! (in the "Labyrinth") |