Ordered Groups (FS 2018))

Lecturer

  • Prof. Dr. George Metcalfe

Assistant

  • Almudena Colacito

 

Date and Venue

  • Tuesday, 14 - 16 h, -203 (Alpeneggstrasse 22)
  • Start: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Details

  • 3 ECTS credit points
  • Enrollment for oral/written exam by the second last Friday of the lecture period via KSL
  • Further information (contents, exercise series, prerequisites etc.) on the course's ILIAS site

Contents

  •  Right-orderable and bi-orderable groups
  • Spaces of orders on groups
  • Structure theory of lattice-ordered groups
  • Hölder’s theorem and Holland’s theorem
  • Orders on free groups and validity in lattice-ordered groups
  • Varieties of lattice-ordered groups