Recent and upcoming talks by Asaf Karagila

Very Informal European Gathering, Bristol (England), 8-9 Jun 2018

The VIEG – 2018 will be held on Friday-Saturday June 8-9th 2018 at the School of Mathematics, University of Bristol. Invited participants include: David Aspero (UEA) Raffaela Cutolo (Naples) Mirna Dzamonja (UEA) Martin Goldstern (TU Vienna) Asaf Karagila (UEA) Benedikt Löwe (Hamburg, ILLC Amsterdam) Charles Morgan (Bristol) For more information, see https://people.maths.bris.ac.uk/~mapdw/VIEG.htm. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: What can you say about critical cardinals?

HUJI Logic Seminar Tuesday 1/5 at Math 209 13:30-15:30 Speaker: Asaf Karagila Title: What can you say about critical cardinals? Abstract. We isolate the property of being a critical point, and prove some basic positive properties of them. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: Spectra of Uniformity

The FG1 Seminar of TU Wien On Friday Oct 6 at 15:00,  we will meet in the “Dissertantenraum” of the Institute for Discrete Mathematics and Geometry, TU Wien, Wiedner Hauptstr 8-10, 8th floor, green area. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: The Bristol model: A few steps into a Cohen real

HUJI Logic Seminar The next meeting will be at 08/05 (in one week), Ross 63, 12:00-14:00. Title: The Bristol model: A few steps into a Cohen real Speaker: Asaf Karagila Abstract: We will take a close look at the first few steps of the construction of the Bristol model, which is a model intermediate to L[c], for a Cohen real c, satisfying V\neq L(x) for all x. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: Fodor’s lemma can fail at every cardinal

HUJI Logic Seminar The next meeting of the Logic Seminar will take place in next Wednesday, 14/12, Ross Building 70, 16:00 — 18:00. Speaker: Asaf Karagila Title: Fodor’s lemma can fail at every cardinal Abstract. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: Restrictions on forcings that change cofinalities

Friday Set Theory Seminar (HUJI) We shall meet this Friday (June 26th) in the Hebrew University math department building in Room 110, at 10 am. Speaker: Asaf Karagila (HUJI) Title: Restrictions on forcings that change cofinalities Abstract: Given a regular cardinal kappa, we want to know what sort of “nice” properties a forcing can have while making kappa singular. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: Finite Width of the Cardinals Implies Choice.

  Shalom, The next meeting of the seminar in Logic, Set Theory  and Topology will be held on Tuesday, November 13. Time is 16:00 – 17:30. Place: seminar room 201 which is located in the building of Computer Science Department (not Math Dept) Speaker :Asaf Karagila (HUJI) Title: Finite Width of the Cardinals Implies Choice. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: On the ordering of cardinals without choice.

Shalom, The next meeting of the seminar in Logic, Set Theory  and Topology will be held on Tuesday, November 6. Time is 16:00 – 17:30. Place: seminar room 201 which is located in the building of Computer Science Department (not Math Dept) Speaker :Asaf Karagila (BGU) Title: On the ordering of cardinals without choice. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: Forcing and Symmetric extensions, part II

Shalom, We hold seminar on Tuesday , June 5, time 16:00-17:30, seminar room: 201. Speaker: Asaf Karagila (BGU) Title: Forcing and Symmetric Extensions, part II Abstract: Continuing from last week, we will discuss automorphism of forcings and define what are symmetric models and how they are used to create models negating the axiom of choice. continue reading…

Asaf Karagila: Forcing and Symmetric extensions, part I

Shalom, We hold seminar on Tuesday , May 29, time 16:00-17:30, seminar room: 201. Speaker: Asaf Karagila (BGU) Title: Forcing and Symmetric extensions, part I Abstract: We will review the methods of forcing for proving independence results in set theory. continue reading…