GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES
COLLOQUIUM
OCTOBER 14, 2016


Speaker: Carl Weisman

Title: Uniform Algebras

Abstract: An expository introduction to this special class of commutative unital Banach algebras. Emphasis will be on algebraic consequences. There will be coverage of the Choquet boundary, weak peak sets, the Bishop decomposition into maximal sets of anti-symmetry.

Time: Friday, October 14, 2016, 3:30-4:20 p.m.

Place: Exploratory Hall, room 4106

Refreshments will be served at 3:00 p.m.

Department of Mathematical Sciences
George Mason University
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