Toronto Set Theory Seminar
Friday, May 27 from 1:30 to 3pm
Fields Institute, Room 210
Speaker: Jan van Mill (VU Amsterdam)
Title: Homeomorphism groups of homogeneous compacta need not be minimal
We present an example of a homogeneous compact space, the homeomorphism group of which is not minimal. This answers a question of Stoyanov from about 1984. If time permits, we will also talk about unique homogeneity and raise some open problems.