**Date & Time:** Friday, September 06, 2013, 15:30-17:30.

**Venue:** Room 216

**Title:** Representations of symmetric groups - I

**Speaker:** Shripad M. Garge, IIT Bombay

**Abstract:** In this lecture series, we intend to understand the representations of
symmetric groups over complex numbers. We will assume basic definitions and
concepts of representation theory but nothing about Young diagrams/ tableaux.