Notes from selected conferences or lectures in reverse chronological order. Warning: some of these are quite incomplete and contain errors/confusions. I’m not always following!
Young Geometric Group Theory
(St-Jacut-de-la-Mer, February 2020)
Cantat, Serge - Groups of polynomial transformations
Erschler, Anna - Growth and amenability of groups
Note: More notes on the conference website.
Low-dimensional actions of 3-manifold groups
(University of Burgundy, Dijon, November 2019)
Baik, Harry - Flows and foliations in 3-manifolds and laminar groups
Boyer, Steve - The orderability 3-manifold groups and topology
Guilloux, Antonin - An introduction to arithmetic lattices of PSL(2,C)
Louisa, Paoluzzi - An introduction to (hyperbolic) 3-manifolds and their fundamental groups
Note: Link to conference website
Aspects of Geometric Group Theory
(IHES, Paris, July 2019)
Benoist, Yves - Arithmeticity of Discrete Groups
Bux, Kai-Uwe - Thompson Groups
Charney, Ruth - Artin Groups
Dahmani, François - Hyperbolicity and Generalizations
Erschler, Anna - Growth and Isoperimetric Inequalities in Groups
Mann, Kathryn - Diffeomorphisms of the Circle
Minsky, Yair - Mapping Class Group and Curve Complex
Vogtmann, Karen - Outer Automorphisms of Free Groups
Walsh, Genevieve - Boundaries of Hyperbolic and Relatively Hyperbolic Groups
Wienhard, Anna - Hyperbolic Structures on Surface
Wise, Daniel T. - CAT(0) Cube Complexes
Note: Lecture recordings and exercises available on the conference website.
(IMPAN, Warsaw, May 2019)
Osin, Denis - Acylindrically hyperbolic groups
Note: More notes from the semester can be found here on the conference website.
Small Cancellation Theory
(Autonomous University of Madrid, Madrid, January 2019)
Course by Dominik Gruber
Note: Gruber’s website.
Groups and Geometries
(CIRM, Marseille, Jan 2019)
Coulon, Rémi - Groups as Geometric objects
Kar, Aditi - Geometry of non positive curvature
Nir, Lazarovich - CAT(0) cube complexes
Marquis, Ludovic - Hyperbolic Geometry
Note: Link to conference website.
Logic and Algorithms in Group Theory
(HIM, Bonn, September 2018)
Chiodo, Maurice - Undecidability in Groups
Holt, Derek - Algorithms for finitely-presented groups
Thom, Andreas - Stability and invariant random subgroups
Note: Recorded talks and additional notes can be found on the conference website.
Computational Group Theory
(University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, February 2018)
GAP course by Urban Jezernik and Primož Moravec
Note: GAP demos and exercises sheet can be found on the conference website.
Adventures in C-star Algebra
(McGill University, Montreal, Summer 2016)
Course by Jane Panangaden