Event Detail

Event Type: 
Graduate Student Summer Seminar
Date/Time: 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 14:30 to 15:30
Location: 
Kidder 368

Speaker Info

Institution: 
Graduate Student OSU
Abstract: 

A group with a cyclically symmetric presentation admits an automorphism of finite order called the shift. In this talk we look at families of nonaspherical, cyclically presented groups and we show that these give rise to non-identity fixed points for the shift.