Recent and upcoming talks by Vahagn Aslanyan

Vahagn Aslanyan: Ax-Schanuel and related problems

Mathematical logic seminar – Oct 24 2017 Time:     3:30pm – 4:30 pm Room:     Wean Hall 8220 Speaker:         Vahagn Aslanyan Department of Mathematical Sciences CMU Title:     Ax-Schanuel and related problems Abstract: Ax proved a functional analogue of Schanuel’s conjecture in 1971. continue reading…

Vahagn Aslanyan: Schanuel’s conjecture, pseudo-exponentiation, and Ax’s theorem

Mathematical logic seminar – Oct 17 2017 Time:     3:30pm – 4:30 pm Room:     Wean Hall 8220 Speaker:         Vahagn Aslanyan Department of Mathematical Sciences CMU Title:     Schanuel’s conjecture, pseudo-exponentiation, and Ax’s theorem Abstract: Schanuel’s conjecture captures the transcendence properties of the complex exponential function, and is considered out of reach. continue reading…