Dima Sinapova is an assistant professor of mathematics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

She works in logic and set theory. Her research focuses on cardinal arithmetic, relative consistency results, forcing, large cardinals, singular combinatorics

She received her PhD in 2008 from UCLA, under the supervision of Itay Neeman. Between 2008 and 2012 she was a postdoc at the University of California Irvine.

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Recent and upcoming talks by Dima Sinapova

Generalised Baire Spaces, Amsterdam, August 22-24, 2018

KNAW Academy Colloquium Generalised Baire Spaces Amsterdam, The Netherlands Master Class: 22 August 2018 / Colloquium: 23–24 August 2018 Organisers. Lorenzo Galeotti, Benedikt Löwe, Philipp Lücke. Descriptive set theory and set theory of the reals traditional deal with well-known and well-studied topological spaces such as the real numbers, Cantor space, and Baire space. continue reading…

2018 North American ASL Meeting, Illinois, May 16-19, 2018

  Association for Symbolic Logic 2018 North American Annual Meeting May 16 – May 19, 2018 Western Illinois University • Macomb, Illinois   Invited Speakers: Plenary Speakers: JC Beall, University of Connecticut (TBA) A. continue reading…

11th Young Set Theory Workshop, Lausanne, June 25–29, 2018

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…

The 14th International Workshop on Set Theory in Luminy, October 9-13, 2017

14th International Workshop in Set Theory October 9 – 13 2017 CIRM, Luminy, Marseille Organizers: M. Dzamonja, M. Magidor, B. Velickovic, H. Woodin MONDAY, October 9 2017 MORNING 9:20 – 9:50 A. continue reading…

Dima Sinapova: Iterating Prikry Forcing

Monday, June 26th, 2017, 10.30-12.00 Aula Lagrange, Palazzo Campana, Università di Torino Speaker: Dima Sinapova (University of Illinois at Chicago) Title: Iterating Prikry Forcing Abstract: We will present an abstract approach of iterating Prikry type forcing. continue reading…

MFO workshop in Set Theory, Oberwolfach, February 2017

Set Theory (Workshop ID: 1707) 12 Feb – 18 Feb 2017 Organisers Ilijas Farah, Toronto Sy-David Friedman, Wien Ralf Schindler, Münster Hugh Woodin, Cambridge MA continue reading…

MAMLS at VCU, April 1-2, 2017

MAMLS at VCU will be a gathering of set theorists working on large cardinals, inner models, forcing and relative consistency results, sponsored by the NSF and the Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics at Virginia Commonwealth University. 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 David Schrittesser – University of Copenhagen Anush Tserunyan – UI Urbana Champaign Nam Trang – UC Irvine Topic: Computability theory Organizers: Iskander Kalimullin, Sebastiaan Terwijn. continue reading…

Menachem Magidor 70th Birthday Conference, Jerusalem, February 17-19 2016

Menachem Magidor 70th Birthday Conference The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, February 17-19 2016 Reigstration is now open! Invited speakers: Arthur Apter (CUNY) Joan Bagaria (ICREA & UB) James Cummings (CMU) Mirna Dzamonja (UEA) Ilijas Farah (York) Matthew Foreman (UCI) Moti Gitik (TAU) Juliette Kennedy (Helsinki) Peter Koepke (Bonn) Jean Larson (UFL) Bill Mitchell (UFL) Ralf Schindler (Münster) Saharon Shelah (HUJI) Dima Sinapova (UIC) John Steel (Berkeley) Jouko Väänänen (Helsinki & ILLC) Boban Velickovic (Paris 7) Matteo Viale (Torino) Philip Welch (Bristol) Hugh Woodin (Harvard) Organizers: Laura Fontanella Itay Kaplan Asaf Karagila Assaf Rinot continue reading…

High and low forcing, San Jose, Jan 11 – 15, 2016

High and low forcing January 11 to January 15, 2016 at the American Institute of Mathematics, San Jose, California organized by Itay Neeman and Dima Sinapova This workshop, sponsored by AIM and the NSF, is devoted to new methods of forcing, in infinitary combinatorics, and in connection with axioms about the real line. continue reading…