************ Technion Geometry and Topology Seminar ************
 
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BECAUSE OF THE LECTURE OF ELON LINDENSTRAUSS, THIS LECTURE BY
IRINE PENG HAS BEEN POSTPONED TILL NEXT THURSDAY 26/1/12.
 
Lecture 1
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TIME: Thursday, ((( POSTPONED  ))
 
PLACE: Amado 919
 
SPEAKER: Irine Peng (Technion)
 
TITLE: Coarse Analysis (Part III)
 
ABSTRACT:  I will describe the following (probably in the order
listed)
1. quasi-isometries of a. higher rank SOLV-like lie groups;
b. a class of HNN extension of nilpotent groups.
 
2. property RD of uniform lattices in semisimple Lie groups via
coarse harmonic analysis on the Furstenberg boundary.
 
THE LECTURE BY JUAN SOTO WILL BE ONE HOUR EARLIER.

Lecture 2
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TIME: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, 

  NOW CHANGED TO 15:30.  
 
PLACE: Amado 919
 
SPEAKER: Juan Souto (UBC)
 
TITLE: Expanders: knots, metrics and graphs
 
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