Recent and upcoming talks by Benjamin Miller

Appalachian Set Theory workshop: Benjamin Miller, January 21, 2017

Appalachian set theory Saturday, January 21, 2017 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. with coffee and lunch breaks Carnegie Mellon University Benjamin Miller : “Applications of the open graph dichotomy” Description The open graph dichotomy is a generalization of the perfect set theorem, ensuring that every open graph on an analytic set has either a countable coloring or a perfect clique. continue reading…

6th European Set Theory Conference, Budapest, July 3–7, 2017

The 6th European Set Theory Conference (6ESTC) of the European Set Theory Society will be organized in Budapest, at the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, next year, July 3 – 7, 2017. continue reading…

The Role of the Higher Infinite in Mathematics and Other Disciplines, December 14-18 2015

Workshop Theme The objective of the programme Mathematical, Foundational and Computational Aspects of the Higher Infinite is to stimulate the exchange of ideas among researchers pursuing different approaches to infinity: mathematical, foundational, and computational. continue reading…

P.O.I workshop in Pure and Descriptive Set Theory, Turin, September 25-26th, 2015

The logic group in Turin is pleased to announce a two-day workshop on Pure and Descriptive Set Theory. This workshop concludes the San Paolo junior PI grant “New Perspectives On the nature of Infinity”. continue reading…

Logic Colloquium 2014, July 14-19, 2014

Logic Colloquium 2014 will take place during the Vienna Summer of Logic. The Program Committee members are: Z. Adamowicz, J. Avigad (Chair), M. Bezem, S. Friedman, J. Koenigsman, K. Lodaya, P. continue reading…

Arctic Set Theory Workshop, February 1-5, 2013

This international workshop on the latest developments in set theory, including set theoretic model theory and constructive set theory, will be held in the Kilpisjärvi Research Center of the University of Helsinki, during February 1-5, 2013. continue reading…

Logic Colloquium 2013, July 22-27, 2013

Logic Colloquium 2013, organized under the auspices of the Association for Symbolic Logic, will be held in Évora, Portugal, on July 22-27, 2013. Tutorials: » Ould Houcine (Université Lyon) » Luke Ong (University of Oxford) Plenary speakers: » Johan van Benthem (University of Amsterdam) » Mikolaj Bojanczyk (Warsaw University) » Jorg Brendle (Kobe University) » Stephen Lempp (University of Wisconsin-Madison) » Rosalie Iemhoff (Utrecht University) » François Loeser (Université Pierre et Marie Curie) » Maryanthe Malliaris (University of Chicago) » Andrey Morozov (Novosibirski State University) » Asger Tornquist (University of Copenhagen) » Vladimir Voevodsky (Institute for Advanced Study) Special sessions: » Logic and analysis (Organizers: Mauro Di Nasso and Imme van den Berg): – Hannes Diener (University of Siegen) – Bruno Dinis (Universidade Nova de Lisboa) – Isaac Goldbring (University of Illinois at Chicago) – Tom Lindstroem (University of Oslo) » Computability (Organizers: Valentina Harizanov and Félix Costa): – Samson Abramsky (University of Oxford) – Paul Shafer (Université Paris Diderot – Paris 7) – Amilcar Sernadas (Instituto Superior Técnico) – Mariya Soskova (Sofia University) » Model theory (Organizers: Katrin Tent and Mário Edmundo): – Artem Chernikov (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) – Itay Kaplan (University of Münster) – Tamara Servi (CMAF Universidade de Lisboa) – Margaret Thomas (University of Konstanz) » Logical analysis of mathematical proofs (Organizers: Matthias Baaz and Fernando Ferreira): – Reinhard Kahle (Universidade Nova de Lisboa) – Alexander Kreuzer (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon) – Alexander Leitsch (Vienna University of Technology) – Benno van den Berg (Utrecht University) » Set theory (Organizers: Sakae Fuchino and Boban Velickovic): – David Aspero (University of East Anglia) – Charles Morgan (University College London) – Ben Miller (University of Munster) – Toshimichi Usuba (Kobe University) continue reading…

Descriptive Set Theory and Model Theory, Dec 27, 2012 – Jan 4, 2013

The aim of this meeting is to present the state of art in Descriptive Set Theory and Model Theory. In Descriptive Set Theory, the main focus will be on its interaction with Ergodic Theory and Functional Analysis. continue reading…

Amsterdam workshop in set theory, February 10th and 11th, 2012

Amsterdam workshop in set theory February 10th and 11th, 2012 On Friday February 10th 2012, Yurii Khomskii will publicly defend his PhD thesis in Amsterdam. Following the defense, we shall hold a set theory workshop where the members of the committee, local set theorists and some additional guests will give talks. continue reading…

Bonn Logic Seminar

12 January, Thursday 14.15-15.45, Mathematical institute, University of Bonn, room 0.011 Benjamin Miller (Universität Münster): Local rigidity, Glimm-Effros embeddings, and definable cardinals Abstract: We employ local rigidity properties of the usual action of GL_2(Z) on the torus to rule out analogs of the Glimm-Effros dichotomy for non-measure-hyperfinite equivalence relations. continue reading…