Thirty-First Annual Victorian Algebra Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 2013

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Abstracts for VAC31

21 abstracts submitted.

Amelia Gontar On the generalised statement of Birman's conjecture
Birman's conjecture
(1993), which states that
the ...
Attila Egri-Nagy, Chrystopher L. Nehaniv Green's J-classes and Subduction Classes in Finite Transformation Semigroups
We establish the
connection between
Green's ${\mathcal ...
Barry Gardner 1-radical classes and semigroups of polynomials
A radical class of rings
is called ...
Brian Davey The product representation theorem for interlaced pre-bilattices:\\ some historical remarks
In this talk I aim to
unravel ...
David Fear and Ian Wanless Cyclotomic orthomorphisms
An orthomorphism of a
finite field $F$ ...
Don Taylor Computing with twisted groups of Lie type
Recent work of Liebeck
and O'Brien on ...
Enrico Carlini Waring Problem: algebra and geometry in action
The Waring Problem in
number theory asks ...
Heiko Dietrich Computing with matrix groups
A major research topic in
computational group ...
Iain Aitchison Star of Ishtar, Daughter of Sin
We give a (very) brief
account, at ...
Ilaria Castellano Stallings' decomposition theorem for t.d.l.c. groups
Stallings' decomposition
theorem states that a
James East Cycle-trail decomposition for partial permutations
Everyone knows that a
permutation can be ...
Jason Bell, Michael Coons, and Kevin Hare Mind the gap
Let $\mathcal{A}$ be a
finite set of ...
Jon Xu Classical and Quantum Schur-Weyl duality
Schur-Weyl duality}
provides a relationship
between ...
Josh Deprez Convolution partial action invariance
For a semigroup $S$,
convolution is an ...
M. Elder, A. Rechnitzer, E. J. Janse van Rensburg, T. Wong A Metropolis Markov Chain algorithm to sample trivial words and compute cogrowth in finitely generated groups; or -- F is not amenable.
In this talk I will
describe an ...
Marcel Jackson The algebra of partial maps
The abstract algebra of
partial maps has ...
Michael Hendriksen Minimal Faithful Permutation Representations of Semidirect Products of Finite Groups
No pdf avaiable
Any finite group G can
be embedded ...
Murray Smith Game Theoretic Representations of Semilattice-Ordered Semigroups
It is known that every
semigroup ...
N.Davis, M.Elder, L.Reeves Some non-contracting automata groups
Automata groups are a
class of automorphism ...
Nick Ham Classifications of Symmetric Normal Form Games
The notion of a (normal
form) game ...