**Date & Time:** Thursday, March 12, 2015, 15:30-17:30.

**Venue:** Room 216

**Title:** Lie algebras of linear algebraic groups

**Speaker:** Shripad Garge, IIT Bombay

**Abstract:** We will discuss simple points on affine varieties and introduce
the Lie algebra of a linear algebraic group. We are following chapter 4 of
Springer's book on linear algebraic groups.