Recent and upcoming talks by Sheila Miller

9th Young Set Theory Workshop, Copenhagen, June 13-17, 2016

The 9th Young Set Theory Workshop (YST 2016) will take place at the University of Copenhagen, June 13th to 17th 2016. This years tutorial speakers are Nicola Gambino, Alexander S. Kechris, Heike Mildenberger and Stevo Todorcevic. continue reading…

Sheila Miller: The structure of free left distributive algebras under several relations

All talks are in Hill Logic Seminar at 5:00 Room 705 Monday 04/13 — Sheila Miller (CUNY) Title: The structure of free left distributive algebras under several relations Abstract: A well-known result of Laver established that the closure of a single, non-trivial rank-to-rank (I3) embedding under application forms a free left distributive algebra that is linearly ordered under iterated left division. continue reading…

Sheila Miller: Critical sequences of rank-to-rank embeddings and a tower of finite left distributive algebras

Time: Friday 10 October, 13:30-15:00 Place: Fields Institute, Room 210 Speaker: Sheila Miller Title: Critical sequences of rank-to-rank embeddings and a tower of finite left distributive algebras Abstract: In the early 1990’s Richard Laver discovered a deep and striking correspondence between critical sequences of rank-to-rank embeddings and finite left distributive algebras on integers. continue reading…

2014 North American Annual ASL Meeting, May 19 – 22, 2014

2014 ASL North American Annual Meeting. May 19–22, 2014, Boulder, Colorado. The invited speakers are: L. Barto, B. Csima, V. de Paiva, J. Hirst, M. Hrusak, A. Kolesnikov, A. Marks, M.C. continue reading…