Tel-Aviv University
School of Mathematical Sciences

Department Colloquium

Monday, January 19, 2015

Schreiber 006, 12:15

Doron Puder

Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

Words Maps and Measure Preservation

In recent years there has been much interest in word maps on groups, with various motivations and applications. We shall survey several results and open problems in this theory, and focus on questions regarding the distribution, or measure, induced by formal words on finite and compact groups.

Coffee will be served at 12:00 before the lecture
at Schreiber building 006