University of Birmingham > Talks@bham > Algebra Seminar > Geometric invariant theory and spherical buildings

## Geometric invariant theory and spherical buildingsAdd to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal - Ben Martin, The University of Auckland
- Thursday 24 October 2013, 16:00-17:00
- Watson Building, Lecture Room A.
If you have a question about this talk, please contact David Craven. A spherical building is a special kind of simplicial complex with a large symmetry group. Spherical buildings were introduced by Jacques Tits; his original motivation was to study algebraic groups, but building theory is now a large and active branch of mathematics in its own right. Given a reductive algebraic group This talk is part of the Algebra Seminar series. ## This talk is included in these lists:Note that ex-directory lists are not shown. |
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