UCLA Logic Colloquium

The UCLA Logic Colloquium meets on alternate Fridays, at 4 p.m., in MS 6221.  
The Logic Colloquium Chairs are Andrew Marks and Yiannis Moschovakis.  
Here are links to the UCLA Logic Center, the Caltech-UCLA Logic Seminar, and the Philosophy Colloquium.

Talks are listed here in reverse chronological order.

Logic Colloquium: 08/24/2017 - 08/24/2018


Logic Colloquium: 09/1/2012 - 08/23/2017

Friday Jun 02 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6221) Jana Marikova (WIU)Residue field domination and independence in real closed valued fields
Friday May 19 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6221) John Steel (UC Berkeley)Absolutely ordinal definable sets
Friday May 05 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6221) Scott Cramer (CSUSB)Woodin's AD-conjecture for I0
Friday Apr 21 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Yann Pequignot (UCLA)Pi^1_2 sets and countable Borel chromatic numbers
Friday Mar 03 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6221) Isaac Goldbring (UCI)The model-theoretic content of a result of Junge and Pisier
Friday Feb 24 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6221) Caroline Terry (University of Maryland, College Park)VC_n-dimension and a jump in the speed of a hereditary property
Friday Feb 10 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Jack Lutz (Iowa State University)Algorithmic Dimensions and Fractal Geometry
Friday Jan 20 2017
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Nam Trang (UCI)Compactness of $omega_1$.
Friday Nov 18 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Martino Lupini (Caltech)Borel complexity and C*-dynamics
Friday Nov 04 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Nadja Hempel (UCLA)Finding definable envelopes of subgroups
Friday Oct 28 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Andre Nies (University of Auckland)Randomness and K-triviality
Friday Oct 07 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Joel Nagloo (Bronx Community College, CUNY)Model theory and Classical Differential equations
Friday Jun 03 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Slawomir Solecki (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)Projective Fra{\" i}ss{\' e} limits and homogeneity for tuples of points
Friday May 13 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Asger Törnquist (University of Copenhagen)Definable maximal discrete sets in forcing extensions.
Friday Apr 29 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Pietro Carolino (UCLA)Continuous approximate groups
Friday Apr 15 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Silvain Rideau (UC Berkeley)Imaginaries in valued fields with operators
Friday Apr 01 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Andrés Villaveces (Universidad Nacional de Colombia)Categoricity, between Model Theory and Set Theory?
Friday Mar 11 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Katrin Tent (University of Münster)Describing finite groups by short sentences.
Friday Feb 19 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Ali Enayat (University of Gothenburg)Gödel-Bernays class theory: a familiar stranger
Friday Jan 29 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Benjamin Miller (Kurt Godel Research Center for Mathematical Logic)Elementary consequences of the open graph dichotomy
Friday Jan 22 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Menachem Magidor (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)Inner models constructed by generalized logics
Friday Jan 08 2016
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Boban Velickovic (University of Paris 7)Towards a structure theory of Maharam algebras
Friday Nov 20 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Omer Ben-Neria (UCLA)The possible structure of the Mitchell Order
Friday Nov 06 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Thomas Scanlon (UC Berkeley)Towards the limit of Ax-Kochen-Ershov
Friday Oct 23 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Igor Pak (UCLA)Complexity and Computability in Enumerative Combinatorics
Friday Oct 09 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Jean-Yves Beziau (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)Lindenbaum Maximalization Theorem
Friday May 29 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Martin Zeman (UC Irvine)Arranging properties of the nonstationary ideal using the duality theorem
Friday May 22 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Slawomir Solecki (University of Illinois)Partial homogeneity of dual Fraisse limits and homogeneity of the pseudo-arc
Friday May 15 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Carol Wood (Wesleyan University)Examples in the model theory of fields of positive characteristic
Friday May 01 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Aleksandra Kwiatkowska (UCLA)Universal minimal flows, Ramsey theory, and actions on spaces with chains
Friday Apr 17 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Andrew Marks (Caltech)One-ended subforests of Borel graphs
Friday Mar 06 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Phillip Wesolek (Catholic University of Louvain)Elementary totally disconnected locally compact Polish groups
Friday Feb 13 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Matthias Aschenbrenner (UCLA)The model theory of transseries
Friday Jan 23 2015
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Maciej Malicki (Warsaw School of Economics)Consequences of the existence of ample generics and automorphism groups of homogeneous metric structures
Friday Dec 12 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Alexander Melnikov (UC Berkeley)Recursion theory vs abelian group theory
Friday Nov 21 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Grigor Sargsyan (Rutgers University)The core model induction up to the Largest Suslin Axiom.
Friday Nov 07 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Dana Bartosova (University of Sao Paulo.)The group of linear isometries of the Gurarij space is extremely amenable
Friday Oct 31 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Jay Williams (Caltech)Elementary amenable groups, chain conditions, and descriptive set theory
Friday Oct 17 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Matthew Foreman (UC Irvine)From Odometers to Circles, Classifying Diffeomorphisms of the Torus
Friday Jun 06 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Ward Henson (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Uncountably categorical Banach space structures
Friday May 23 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Richard Shore (Cornell University) The Strength of Determinacy and Turing Determinacy within Second Order Arithmetic
Friday May 09 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Rahim Moosa (University of Waterloo) The Canonical Base Property and the Zilber Dichotomy Revisited
Friday Apr 25 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) James Cummings (Carnegie Mellon University) Forcing at successors of singular cardinals
Friday Apr 11 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Boris Zilber (Oxford University)Schemes - structures duality in geometry and logic
Friday Mar 07 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Martin Hils (University of Paris 7) Valued difference fields and NTP2
Friday Feb 21 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Itay Neeman (UCLA) Higher analogues of properness
Friday Feb 07 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Spencer Unger (UCLA) Successive cardinals with the tree property
Friday Jan 24 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Philipp Hieronymi (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Büchi, Cantor and Diophantus of Alexandria
Friday Jan 10 2014
16:00-16:50 (MS 6627) Dima Sinapova (University of Illinois, Chicago) Square properties for successors of singular cardinals
Friday Dec 06 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Asger Tornquist (University of Copenhagen)No mad families in Solovay's model
Friday Nov 22 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) John R. Steel (University of California, Berkeley)Some recent results in inner model theory
Friday Nov 08 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Alexander S. Kechris (California Institute of Technology)Topological dynamics and ergodic theory of automorphism groups of countable structures
Friday Oct 25 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Damir Dzhafarov (University of Connecticut)New directions in reverse mathematics
Friday Oct 11 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Theodore A. Slaman (University of California, Berkeley)On normal numbers
Friday Sep 27 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Isaac Goldbring (University of Illinois at Chicago)A survey of the model theory of tracial von Neumann algebras
Friday May 17 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Maryanthe Malliaris (University of Chicago)Comparing the complexity of unstable theories
Friday May 10 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) D.H.J. de Jongh (University of Amsterdam)Heyting Arithmetic and Intermediate Logic
Friday Apr 26 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) R. Daniel Mauldin (University of North Texas)Steinhaus' tiling problem
Friday Apr 12 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Mingzhong Cai (University of Wisconsin)Recursive functions and provability degrees
Friday Mar 15 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Trevor Wilson (UC Irvine)A Determinacy transfer principle
Friday Feb 15 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Sean Walsh (UC Irvine)Basic Law V: Standard and Non-standard Models
Friday Feb 08 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Dana Bartosova (University of Toronto)Ramsey property for Boolean algebras with ideals and the Katowice problem
Friday Jan 11 2013
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Edward Keenan (UCLA)Boolean Type Theory for Natural Language (Eliminating the Universe)
Friday Dec 07 2012
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Andrew Marks (Caltech)Structure theorems for treeable countable Borel equivalence relations
Friday Nov 30 2012
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Zlatan Damnjanovic (USC)Concatenation as a basis for set theory
Friday Nov 09 2012
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) James Freitag (UC Berkeley)Almost simple differential algebraic groups
Friday Nov 02 2012
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Aleksandra Kwiatkowska (UCLA)Boolean actions of groups of isometries
Friday Oct 19 2012
16:00-17:00 (MS 6627) Jay Williams (Caltech)Group embeddability and countable Borel quasi-orders

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