Research Group Geometry, Topology and Group Theory

Mathematisches Institut, Universität Münster

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Buildings 2009: Schedule

Monday

10:00 - 10:50 Hendrik Van Maldeghem
Projective embeddings of geometries where lines are contained in planes

11:00 - 11:40 Anja Steinbach
Realizing the Moufang quadrangles of type En inside Chevalley groups

Coffee break

12:00 - 12:40 Carlos Ramos Cuevas
On the center conjecture for spherical buildings

Lunch break

15:00 - 15:40 Koen Thas
F-Factors

Coffee break

16:00 - 16:30 Barbara Baumeister
Classification of the finite Bruck loops

16:40 - 17:10 Beukje Temmermans
Domestic automorphisms in polar spaces

Tuesday

9:00 - 9:40 Tom De Medts
New insights in the Suzuki and Ree groups

9:50 - 10:40 James Parkinson
Random walks on affine buildings and p-adic groups

Coffee break

11:10 - 11:40 Koen Struyve
(Non)-completeness of R-buildings and fixed point theorems

11:50 - 12:30 Petra Schwer
Base change for affine buildings

Lunch break

15:00 - 15:40 Jan Essert
Panel-regular lattices in two-dimensional affine buildings

Coffee break

16:00 - 16:30 Stefan Witzel
On the finiteness length of G(Fq[t])

16:40 - 17:20 Seon Hee Lim
Volume entropy of buildings

Wednesday

9:00 - 9:30 Andreas Mars
Topological Kac-Moody groups and their twin buildings

9:40 - 10:10 Timothée Marquis
Anisotropic reductive groups and BN-pairs

Coffee break

10:30 - 11:00 Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace
Asymptotic cones of twin building lattices do not have cut-points

11:10 - 11:40 Mathieu Carette
The rank of Coxeter groups

11:50 - 12:30 Markus Stroppel
O'Nan configurations and the little projective groups of unitals

End of conference

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