Recent and upcoming talks by Jan van Mill

Set Theory and its Applications in Topology, September 11-16, 2016

The meeting took place in Oaxaca, Mexico. The slides may be found below. 08:45 – 09:00 Introduction and Welcome (Conference Room San Felipe) 09:00 – 10:00 Alan Dow: The even numbered problems (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:00 – 10:30 Rodrigo Jesus Hernandez Gutierrez: Spaces discretely generated at infinity (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:00 – 11:30 Isván Juhász: Lindelöf spaces of countable pseudocharacter (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:30 – 12:00 Juris Steprans: PID and universal graphs (Conference Room San Felipe) 13:20 – 13:30 Group Photo (Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) 13:30 – 15:00 Lunch (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) 15:00 – 16:00 Itay Neeman: Forcing one instance of the Moore-Todorcevic principle (Conference Room San Felipe) 16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 16:30 – 17:00 James Cummings: Dowker and super-Dowker filters (Conference Room San Felipe) 17:00 – 17:30 Assaf Rinot: The $\omega_2$-Souslin problem (Conference Room San Felipe) 19:00 – 21:00 Dinner (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) Tuesday, September 13 07:30 – 09:00 Breakfast (Restaurant at your assigned hotel) 09:00 – 10:00 Christina Brech: Bases of Homogeneous families bellow the first Mahlo cardinal (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:00 – 11:30 Piotr Koszmider: A non-commutative Mrówka’s $\Psi$-space (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:30 – 12:00 Asger Tornquist: Invariant descriptive set theory and almost disjointness modulo an ideal (Conference Room San Felipe) 13:30 – 15:00 Lunch (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) 15:00 – 16:00 Alexander Shibakov: Sequential groups: large and small (Conference Room San Felipe) 16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 16:30 – 17:00 Jindrich Zapletal: Strong measure zero sets in Polish groups (Conference Room San Felipe) 17:00 – 17:30 Marcin Sabok: On hyperfiniteness of boundary actions of hyperbolic groups (Conference Room San Felipe) 19:00 – 21:00 Dinner (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) Wednesday, September 14 07:30 – 09:00 Breakfast (Restaurant at your assigned hotel) 09:00 – 09:30 Joerg Brendle: Q (Conference Room San Felipe) 09:30 – 10:00 Dilip Raghavan: More on the density zero ideal (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:00 – 10:30 Osvaldo Guzmán: Combinatorial properties of MAD families (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:00 – 11:30 Victor Torres-Perez: Constructions with oppositions: Cardinal invariants and games (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:30 – 12:00 David Fernández Bretón: Strong failures of higher analogs of Hindman’s theorem (Conference Room San Felipe) 12:00 – 12:30 Natasha Dobrinen: Topological Ramsey spaces in some creature forcings (Conference Room San Felipe) 12:30 – 13:30 Lunch (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) 13:30 – 17:30 Free Afternoon (Oaxaca) 19:00 – 21:00 Dinner (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) Thursday, September 15 07:30 – 09:00 Breakfast (Restaurant at your assigned hotel) 09:00 – 10:00 Slawomir Solecki: Monoid actions on left-topological compact semigroups (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:00 – 11:30 Aleksandra Kwiatkowska: The Ramsey degree of the pre-pseudoarc (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:30 – 12:00 Dana Bartosova: Ultrafilter combinatorics in topological dynamics (Conference Room San Felipe) 13:30 – 15:00 Lunch (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) 15:00 – 16:00 Jan van Mill: Erdős spaces (Conference Room San Felipe) 16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 16:30 – 17:00 Anush Tserunyan: Topological dimension and Baire category (Conference Room San Felipe) 17:00 – 17:30 Yinhe Peng: Weak network and the basis problem (Conference Room San Felipe) 19:00 – 21:00 Dinner (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles) Friday, September 16 07:30 – 09:00 Breakfast (Restaurant at your assigned hotel) 09:00 – 09:30 Jeffrey Bergfalk: Walks… (Conference Room San Felipe) 09:30 – 10:00 Iian Smythe: A local Ramsey theory for block sequences (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:00 – 10:30 Noé de Rancourt: Ramsey theory with and without the pigeonhole principle (Conference Room San Felipe) 10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:00 – 11:30 Claribet Piña: Topological partition relations for $\omega^2$ (Conference Room San Felipe) 11:30 – 12:00 Carlos Uzcategui: Bases and selectors for cofinal families of countable sets (Conference Room San Felipe) 12:00 – 12:30 Carlos Di Prisco: Graphs on the Cantor set (Conference Room San Felipe) 12:30 – 14:30 Lunch (Restaurant Hotel Hacienda Los Laureles)   continue reading…

TOPOSYM, July 25–29, 2016

Twelfth Symposium on General Topology and its Relations to Modern Analysis and Algebra www.toposym.cz Toposym 2016 will be held on July 25–29, 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic under the auspices of the Institute of Mathematics of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the Charles University. continue reading…

Jan van Mill: Nonhomogeneity of remainders (part 2)

Set Theory and Topology seminar (BGU) On Tuesday Jan van Mill will continue his talk from last week. Time: Tuesday, May 19, 12:15-13:40. Speaker: Jan van Mill (UvA). Title: Nonhomogeneity of remainders. continue reading…

Jan van Mill: Nonhomogeneity of remainders

Set Theory and Topology seminar (BGU) Time: Tuesday, May 12, 12:15-13:40. Place: Classroom 138, Building 90. Speaker: Jan van Mill (UvA). Title: Nonhomogeneity of remainders. Abstract: A space $X$ is homogeneous if for any two points $x,y\in X$ there is a homeomorphism $h$ from $X$ onto itself such that $h(x) = y$. continue reading…

BLAST 2015, 5-9 January 2015

BLAST is a conference focusing on Boolean Algebras Lattices, Algebraic and Quantum logic Universal Algebra Set Theory Set-theoretic and Point-free Topology BLAST circulates between different universities. Earlier BLAST meetings were held at the University of Denver (2008), New Mexico State University (2009), the University of Colorado at Boulder (2010), the University of Kansas (2011), and Chapman University (2013). continue reading…

Novi Sad Conference in Set Theory and General Topology, August 18-21, 2014

The SETTOP 2014 conference will take place August 18-21 in Novi Sad, Serbia. http://www.dmi.uns.ac.rs/settop/ Topics: Set Theory Model Theory General Topology Invited speakers: Dana Bartošová (Sao Paolo) Piotr Borodulin-Nadzieja (Wroclaw) Jan van Mill (Amsterdam) Justin Moore (Ithaca, NY) Stevo Todorčević (Paris – Toronto) Scientific Committee: Joan Bagaria (Barcelona) Mirna Džamonja (Norwich) Sy Friedman (Vienna) István Juhász (Budapest) Miloš Kurilić (Novi Sad) continue reading…

Alan Dow Conference, December 6–9, 2014

60 years of Dow celebrating the mathematics of Alan Dow December 6–9, 2014 Alan Dow has made deep contributions to set-theoretic topology and has been one of few researchers to pioneer new techniques in set theory which were directly motivated by fundamental topological problems. continue reading…

28th Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications, 23-16 July, 2013

28th Summer Conference on Topology and its Applications You are invited to attend the 28th Summer Conference on Topology and Its Applications, which will take place on the campus of Nipissing University in North Bay, Ontario. continue reading…

47th Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference, 23-25 March, 2013

The 47th Spring Topology and Dynamics Conference Central Connecticut State University New Britain, CT 06050 March 23-25, 2013 Distinguished Guests W. W. Comfort, Wesleyan University Marcus M. Marsh, California State University, Sacramento Plenary Speakers Marcus M. continue reading…

Winter School in Abstract Analysis 2013 (Set Theory & Topology)

http://www.winterschool.eu/ Hejnice, Czech Republic, 26/Jan/2013 — 2/Feb/2013 Tutorial Speakers: M. Hrusak: Forcing with filters and ideals J. van Mill: Uniquely homogeneous spaces S. Solecki: Tukey reduction among analytic P-ideals and $\sigma$-ideals S. continue reading…