**Date & Time:** 29 November, 2011; 3 p.m.

**Venue:** Room 216, Mathematics Department

**Title:** Introduction to Chevally Groups

**Speaker:**Dr. Anupam Kumar Singh, from IISER Pune

**Abstract:** In these lectures we will define Chevalley groups of adjoint
type following the book of Carter titled 'Simple groups of Lie type'. We
will discuss a bit about structure theory. The lectures will assume
familiarity with Lie algebras and root systems.