Recent and upcoming talks by Nam Trang

Set theory workshop at UIC, October 20-23, 2016

Set theory workshop The workshop will be held at the University of Illinois at Chicago on October 20-23. Topic will cover forcing, large cardinals, applications of set theory. We will have three tutorials from leading experts and several talks by younger researchers. continue reading…

Logic Colloquium 2016, July 31- August 6, 2016

The Logic Colloquium 2016, organized under the auspices of the Association for Symbolic Logic, will be held at the University of Leeds (UK) from July 31 to August 6. Plenary Speakers Gödel lecture: Stevo Todorcevic Other plenary speakers: Benno van den Berg Laurent Bienvenu Richard Garner Rob Goldblatt Itay Kaplan Toniann Pitassi Farmer Schlutzenberg Dima Sinapova Henry Towsner Timothy Williamson Boris Zilber Tutorials  Topic: Univalent Foundations Speaker: Thierry Coquand Topic: Computable model theory Speaker: Uri Andrews Special Sessions Set theory Organizers: Boban Velickovic, Itay Neeman Andrew Marks – UCLA Miodrag Sokic – York University, Toronto Anush Tserunyan – UI Urbana Champaign Nam Trang – UC Irvine Topic: Computability theory Organizers: Iskander Kalimullin, Sebastiaan Terwijn. continue reading…

Nam Trang: Covering and more covering

Mathematical logic seminar – April 14, 2015 Time:     12:30 – 13:30 Room:     Wean Hall 8201 Speaker:         Nam Trang Department of Mathematical Sciences CMU Title:     Covering and more covering Abstract: We present a couple of basic arguments of getting sharps for operators with nice properties from certain failures of covering. continue reading…

BLAST Conference at UNT June 8–12, 2015

BLAST2015@UNT Conference – ANNOUNCEMENT 1. http://math.unt.edu/BLAST2015@UNT DATE: June 8 – 12, 2015 WHERE: University of North Texas in Denton, TX BLAST (Boolean Algebras, Lattices, Algebraic & Quantum Logic, Universal Algebra, Set Theory, and Set-theoretic & Point-free Topology) is an annual conference sponsored by the National Science Foundation that has been running since 2008. continue reading…

Mid-Atlantic Mathematical Logic Seminar, October 25-26, 2014

Rutgers Logic Conference 2014 The Fall 2014 Rutgers Logic Meeting will take place at Rutgers University on October 25-26, 2014. The invited speakers are Ilijas Farah, Andrew Marks, Justin Moore, Saharon Shelah, Dima Sinapova, and Nam Trang. continue reading…

Münster conference on fine structure and inner model theory, July 20-24, 2015

3rd Münster conference on inner model theory, the core model induction, and hod mice Institut für Mathematische Logik, WWU Münster, July 20 — 31, 2015 Organizers: Ralf Schindler (Münster), John Steel (Berkeley) This conference will be a sequel to the 1st Conference on the core model induction and hod mice that was held in Münster (FRB), July 19 — August 06, 2010, to the 2nd Conference on the core model induction and hod mice that was held in Münster (FRG), August 08 — 19, 2011, as well as to the AIM Workshop on Descriptive Inner Model Theory, held in Palo Alto (CA), June 02 — 06, 2014, and to the Conference on Descriptive Inner Model Theory, held in Berkeley (CA) June 09 — 13, 2014. continue reading…

Nam Trang: Guessing models II

Speaker: Nam Trang Title: Guessing models II Abstract: We define a class of guessing models, introduced by Viale and Weiss. The existence of guessing models is equivalent to the principle: every slender list has an ineffable branch. continue reading…

Nam Trang: Guessing models

CMU math logic seminar Tuesday April 1 Speaker: Nam Trang Title: Guessing models Abstract: We define a class of guessing models, introduced by Viale and Weiss. The existence of guessing models is equivalent to the principle: every slender list has an ineffable branch. 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…

Mid-Atlantic Mathematical Logic Seminar, April 26-27, 2014

The Spring 2014 MAMLS Meeting will take place at Miami University on April 26-27, 2014. The invited speakers are Dominik Adolf, Scott Cramer, Farmer Schlutzenberg, Nam Trang,Trevor Wilson and Yizeng Zhu. continue reading…