See Functional Analysis Seminars in the Department


Functional Analysis Colloquium
2019-2020
 (
Wednesdays, 4-4:50pm in MS6627, unless otherwise specified) 


Tuesday Oct 1st at 11am in MS6221: Frank Lin (UT Austin)
Sofic entropy via random hypergraph 2-colorings

Wednesday Oct 9th: Sorin Popa (UCLA)
Tight decomposition of factors and the single generation problem

Wednesday Oct 16th: March Boedihardjo (UCLA)
TBA

Wednesday Oct 23rd: Yasu Kawahigashi (Univ. of Tokyo):
TBA

Wednesday Oct 30th: 
David Jekel (UCLA)
TBA

Friday Nov 1st: Pieter Spaas (UCLA)
will give the Logic Coll 4pm in MS6221

Wednesday Nov 6th: Chris Phillips (Oregon)

Wednesday Nov 20th: Sherry Gong (UCLA)
TBA

Wednesday January 8th: Thomas Vidick (Caltech)

Wednesday January 29th: Dan Hoff (UCLA)

Wednesday February 12th: Sorin Popa (UCLA)

On the one cohomology of  II_1 factors

Wednesday February 19th: Pieter Spaas  (UCLA)

Wednesday February 26th: Asgar Jamneshan (UCLA)

Wednesday March 4th: Scott Atkinson (UCR)

Wednesday March 18th: no meeting

ATTENTION: our Monday participating seminars and Wed FunctAnalysis
seminars are cancelled until April 10, due to coronavirus concerns.
For same reasons, the March 21-22 Workshop on ``II1 Factors'' has been cancelled.


Some of the people giving talks during the 2019-2020 academic year are:
Frank Lin, Sherry Gong, Dan Hoff, Rolando De Santiago, Pieter Spaas, Andrew Marks,
Alekos Kechris, Adrian Ioana, David Jekel, Sorin Popa, Dima Shlyakhtenko,
Brandon Seward, Thomas Vidick, Asgar Jamneshan.
------------------------------------------------------------
List of people visiting us during Fall 2019 and Winter 2020 quarters (tentative): 
Frank Lin (UT Austin) Sept 30-Oct 2nd, Yasu Kawahigashi Oct 21-26 (all in 2019);
Amine Marrakchi (03/15-23), Stefaan Vaes (03/14-23), Yusuke Isono (03/19-26),
Ionut Chifan (03/14-23), Gilles Pisier (02/17 - 03/31)


------------------------------------------------------------


Related Programs and Conferences during 2019-2020:

1. Conference in ``Classification problems in von Neumann algebras''
, BIRS Institute (Canada), Oct 1-5, 2019.
2. East Coast Operator Algebras Conference, Oct 12-13, 2019.
3. Informal Meeting entitled ``Workshop in II1 Factors'' at UCLA MS6627, March 21-22, 2020. (Attention: this event was cancelled!)
4. Semester long Program at MSRI in ``Subfactors'', January 10-June 10, 2020. 
5. Conference at UCLA ``Operator Algebras, Quantum Information Theory, and Beyond'', in memory of Ed Effros, Dec 10-13, 2020