### Wilhelm Killing Kolloquium: Prof. Dr. Xin Li (University of Glasgow): per ZOOM: Interactions between C*-algebras, topological dynamics and group theory

##### Thursday, 08.07.2021 16:30 per ZOOM: Link to Zoom info

C*-algebras are algebras of bounded linear operators on Hilbert spaces. Originally introduced as a mathematical foundation for quantum physics, these structures turn out to be interesting on their own right and exhibit a rich interplay with several other mathematical disciplines. Indeed, as I will explain, several key ideas which were initially developed to classify C*-algebras also lead to classification results for topological dynamical systems. At the same time, it was discovered recently that all C*-algebras which have been classified arise from dynamics in a precise sense. Surprisingly, this circle of ideas also leads to new constructions of groups which answered several open questions in group theory.

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