Recent and upcoming talks by Marion Scheepers

Marion Scheepers: Playing an infinitely long game when you have limited memory III

Tuesday, January 17 from 3 to 4pm Room: MB 124 Speaker: Marion Scheepers (BSU) Title: Playing an infinitely long game when you have limited memory (III) Abstract: We consider a class of infinite games in which player TWO has a winning strategy (based on perfect memory). continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: Ramsey theory and the Borel Conjecture

Boise Set Theory Seminar Wednesday, April 20 from 3 to 4pm Room: MB 124 Speaker: Marion Scheepers (BSU) Title: Ramsey theory and the Borel Conjecture Abstract: The Borel Conjecture states that certain measure zero sets of real numbers are countable. continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: Infinite games with limited memory

Wednesday, October 14 from 3 to 4pm Room: MP 207 Speaker: Marion Scheepers (BSU) Title: Playing an infinitely long game when you have limited memory Abstract: In some infinite games one of the two players has a clear advantage, provided that the player has perfect memory. continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: Box powers of Baire spaces

11 April 2014, 13:30–15:00 Fields institute, Room 210 Speaker: Marion Scheepers Title: Box powers of Baire spaces Abstract: A topological space is a Baire space if any countable sequence of dense open subsets has a non-empty intersection. continue reading…

21st Boise Extravaganza in Set Theory, June 18-20, 2014

BOISE EXTRAVAGANZA IN SET THEORY (BEST) June 18 – 20, 2014 University of California, Riverside The 21-st meeting of BEST will be hosted at University of California, Riverside, as a symposium of the 95th annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science – Pacific Division (AAAS-PD). continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: Embedding partial orders, II

Boise Set Theory Seminar Thursday, April 25 from 1:30 to 2:30pm Room B-309 Speaker: Marion Scheepers Title: Embedding partially ordered sets into $(^{\omega}\omega,\prec)$, part II Abstract: In previous talks this semester we learned about some universal objects for separable metric spaces, and we learned about cardinal characteristics of the continuum. continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: Embedding partial orders

Boise Set Theory Seminar Thursday, April 11 from 1:30 to 2:30pm Room B-309 Speaker: Marion Scheepers Title: Embedding partially ordered sets into $(^{\omega}\omega,\prec)$. Abstract: In previous talks this semester we learned about some universal objects for separable metric spaces, and we learned about cardinal characteristics of the continuum. continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: D-spaces

Date: October 15 Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Room: MP 210 Speaker: Marion Scheepers Title: D-spaces Abstract The notion of a D-space was introduced around 1975. All compact spaces are D-spaces. continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: Topological products with the irrational numbers

The Set Theory seminar continues on Monday (October 8) with the third part of Marion’s talk on Topological Spaces and Set Theory: Michael Spaces. Date: October 8 Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. continue reading…

Marion Scheepers: the product of the unit interval with the set of irrationals

The Set Theory seminar continues on Monday (October 1) with the second part of Marion’s talk on Topological Spaces and Set Theory. The abstract of the talk is below and the presentation of the previous talk is attached. continue reading…