On Simple Amenable Groups

Series: 
Job Candidate Talk
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 11:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 005
,  
Vanderbilt University
Organizer: 
We will discuss amenability of the topological full group of a minimal Cantor system. Together with the results of H. Matui this provides examples of finitely generated simple amenable groups. Joint with N. Monod.