Recent and upcoming talks by Menachem Kojman

Independence Results in Mathematics and Challenges in Iterated Forcing, Norwich, November 2-6 2015

Satellite Workshop 2nd November 2015 to 6th November 2015 Held at the University of East Anglia Norwich, UK Organisers: David Aspero (University of East Anglia), Joan Bagaria (Universitat de Barcelona), Mirna Dzamonja (University of East Anglia), Benedikt Loewe (Universität Hamburg) Workshop Theme Independence Results in Mathematics and Challenges in Iterated Forcing Forcing, and especially iterated forcing, is an extremely fruitful technique for proving that certain statements in mathematics are independent from ZFC, or some other base set theory. continue reading…

8th Young Set Theory Workshop, Jerusalem, October 25-30, 2015

The 8th Young Set Theory Workshop will take place October 25-30 2015, at the Israel Institute of Advanced Studies in Jerusalem. (see poster,  booklet, and Group picture) The aims of the “Young Set Theory Workshops” are to bring together young researchers in the domain of set theory and give them the opportunity to learn from each other and from experts in a friendly environment. continue reading…

2nd Arctic Set Theory Workshop, February 12-17, 2015

This international workshop on the latest developments in set theory will be held in the Kilpisjärvi Research Center of the University of Helsinki, during February 12-17, 2015. A group of leading mathematical logicians, together with younger researchers, from Finland, USA, Israel, UK, Germany, France, Canada, Italy, Greece, China, and Austria will meet in this unique location to make progress on the hardest questions of set theory today. continue reading…

Set Theory Workshop in Freiburg, June 10 – 13, 2014

Set Theory Workshop in Freiburg at FRIAS and the Mathematical Institute of the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität June 10 – 13, 2014 About recent topics in set theory Speakers include Alessandro Andretta, Turin Andreas Blass, Ann Arbor Natasha Dobrinen, Denver Mirna Džamonja, Norwich Vera Fischer, Vienna Sy-David Friedman, Vienna Martin Goldstern, Vienna Menachem Kojman, Beer Sheva Péter Komjáth, Budapest Giorgio Laguzzi, Hamburg Adrian Mathias, La Réunion Menachem Magidor, Jerusalem Janusz Pawlikowski, Wrocław Lajos Soukup, Budapest Stevo Todorčević, Paris and Toronto Boban Veličković, Paris Matteo Viale, Turin Philip Welch, Bristol Lyubomyr Zdomskyy, Vienna Organisers: Heike Mildenberger, Freiburg  Luca Motto Ros, Freiburg continue reading…

Menachem Kojman: The Rinot-Todorcevic unified rectangles coloring theorem

Set Theory Seminar (HUJI) We shall meet this Friday in the Hebrew University math department building, at 10 am. Speaker: Menachem Kojman (BGU) Title: The Rinot-Todorcevic unified rectangles coloring theorem Abstract: During Assaf’s Purim vacation at the kindergarten, I will present the Rinot-Todorcevic unified rectangles coloring proof and also construct an example for non-productivity of chain conditions in BAs from $Pr_1(\lambda,\lambda,2,\omega)$. continue reading…

Menachem Kojman: Disjoint refinements in ZFC

Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 11:00 Prague – CTS Speaker: Menachem Kojman (Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva) Title: Disjoint refinements in ZFC continue reading…

4th European Set Theory Conference, July 15 – 18, 2013

The 4th European Set Theory Conference will be held in Mon St Benet, near Barcelona, on 15-18 July 2013. Mostowski lecture: Adam Krawczyk (Warsaw): Andrzej Mostowski Centenary. Hausdorff Medal lecture: Hugh Woodin Tutorials: Moti Gitik (Tel Aviv): Forcing and cardinal arithmetic Plenary lectures: Laura Fontanella Menachem Magidor Michael Rathjen John Steel Philip Welch Invited lectures: Alessandro Andretta: The density point property. continue reading…

Forcing, Large Cardinals and Descriptive Set Theory, September 1 – October 25, 2013

Forcing, Large Cardinals and Descriptive Set Theory, September 1 – October 25, 2013, at the ESI The Erwin Schrödinger International Institute for Mathematical Physics (Vienna). This 6-week programme at the ESI will be devoted to Large Cardinals and Forcing during September 9-27, and to Descriptive Set Theory during September 30 – October 18. continue reading…

Menachem Kojman: ON MILLER’S THEOREM AND CONFLICT FREE COLORINGS

Shalom, we held seminar on Wednesday, January 11 time 11:00-13:00, seminar room 201. Speaker: Menachem Kojman (BGU) Title : ON MILLER’S THEOREM AND CONFLICT FREE COLORINGS Please look at the attached notes written by Menachem. continue reading…

Menachem Kojman: Extensions of Miller’s theorem

Shalom, we held seminar tomorrow, Wednesday, December 28, time 11:00-13:00, seminar room 201. Speaker: Menachem Kojman. Menachem will speak on Extensions of Miller’s theorem. continue reading…