Recent and upcoming talks by Marion Scheepers

Marion Scheepers: Playing an infinitely long game when you have limited memory (IV)

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

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…