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Amenability, group C*-algebras and operator spaces

Amenability, coarse embeddability and fixed point properties December 06, 2016 - December 09, 2016

December 09, 2016 (03:30 PM PST - 04:30 PM PST)
Speaker(s): Gilles Pisier (Texas A & M University)
Tags/Keywords
  • Amenability

  • amenable groups

  • C*-algebras

  • C* algebras

  • local lifting property

  • weak expectation property

  • a-T-menability

  • fixed point properties

  • hyperbolic groups and generalizations

  • Banach space

  • group cohomology

  • expander graph

  • index theory

  • non-commutative geometry

Primary Mathematics Subject Classification
Secondary Mathematics Subject Classification No Secondary AMS MSC
Video

14653

Abstract

We will review several results and open problems relating amenability to two properties of group C* algebras introduced or studied by E. Kirchberg, namely the local lifting property (LLP) and the weak expectation property (WEP).

Supplements
27482?type=thumb Pisier Notes 275 KB application/pdf Download
Video/Audio Files

14653

H.264 Video 14653.mp4 350 MB video/mp4 rtsp://videos.msri.org/data/000/027/261/original/14653.mp4 Download
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