On Simple Amenable Groups

Job Candidate Talk
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 11:00am
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 005
Vanderbilt University
We will discuss amenability of the topological full group of a minimal Cantor system. Together with the results of H. Matui this provides examples of finitely generated simple amenable groups. Joint with N. Monod.