Date & Time: Thursday, October 1, 2015, 15:00-17:00.
Venue: Room 216

Title:Weyl Group, Roots, Root Datum

Speaker: Shripad Garge, IIT Bombay

Abstract: This lecture and the subsequent ones are based on chapter 7 of Springer's book on linear algebraic groups. We will discuss semisimple groups of rank one and reductive groups of semisimple rank one.