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Friday, November 12

Susan Hermiller, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Algorithms for groups of homeomorphisms of the interval [0,1]

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Via Zoom
The group PL([0,1]) of homeomorphisms of [0,1] that are built piecewise from linear functions includes many important subgroups, particularly the group known as Thompson’s group F that appears in research in many areas including logic, group theory …