On almost representations of groups

Vladimir M. Manuilov   (Moscow State University)

9:30 am to 10:30 am, August 19th, 2015    Science Building A1510

Abstract:

If a group is given by a set of generators and relations then the map from the set of generators to the unitary group is an almost representation if all the relations are mapped close to 1. Some examples and properties of almost representations will be discussed.