Recent and upcoming talks by Garrett Ervin

Garrett Ervin: Decomposing the real line into two everywhere isomorphic

Mathematical logic seminar – Apr 10 2018 Time:     3:30pm – 4:30 pm Room:     Wean Hall 8220 Speaker:         Garrett Ervin Department of Mathematical Sciences CMU Title:     Decomposing the real line into two everywhere isomorphic pieces Abstract: A dense linear order is said to be homogeneous if it is isomorphic to its restriction to any of its open intervals. 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…

Garrett Ervin: The Cube Problem for linear orders II

Mathematical logic seminar – Sep 26 2017 Time:     3:30pm – 4:30 pm Room:     Wean Hall 8220 Speaker:         Garrett Ervin Department of Mathematical Sciences CMU Title:     The Cube Problem for linear orders II Abstract: In the 1950s, Sierpiński asked whether there exists a linear order that is isomorphic to its lexicographically ordered Cartesian cube but not to its square. continue reading…

Garrett Ervin: The Cube Problem for linear orders

Mathematical logic seminar – Sep 19 2017 Time:     3:30pm – 4:30 pm Room:     Wean Hall 8220 Speaker:         Garrett Ervin Department of Mathematical Sciences CMU Title:     The Cube Problem for linear orders Abstract: In the 1950s, Sierpiński asked whether there exists a linear order that is isomorphic to its lexicographically ordered Cartesian cube but not to its square. continue reading…

Garrett Ervin: Basic application of Martin’s Maximum II

Speaker: Garrett Ervin Title: Basic application of Martin’s Maximum II Institution: UCI Time: Mon, 11/04/2013 – 4:00pm – 5:30pm Location: RH 440R Abstract: We continue with presentation of early applications of Martin’s Maximum due to Foreman, Magidor and Shelah. continue reading…

Garrett Ervin: Basic applications of Martin’s Maximum

Speaker: Garrett Ervin Institution: UCI Time: Mon, 10/28/2013 – 4:00pm – 5:30pm Location: RH 440R We present early applications of Martin’s Maximum due to Foreman, Magidor and Shelah. continue reading…