<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC " //W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd"> <html> <head> <title>Tomasz Kania  University of Warwick</title> <LINK REL=StyleSheet HREF="style.css" TYPE="text/css" MEDIA=screen> <META HTTP EQUIV="content type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=iso 8859 2"> </head> <body> <div id="page"> <div id="header"> <h1><a href="#">Tomasz Kania</a></h1> <div class="description">Institute of Mathematics<br> Czech Academy of Sciences in Prague</div> </div> <div id="mainarea"> <div id="sidebar"> <div class="sidebarheader"></div> <div id="sidebarnav"> <a href="index.html">Research interests and CV</a> <a href="papers.html">Publications</a> <a class="active" href=""eventsandtalks.html">Conferences, events, and talks</a> <ul><span class="highlight"><a href="#stalks">Invited seminar talks</a></span></ul> <a href="teaching.html">Teaching</a> </div> <div class="sidebarheader">Contact</div> <div class="widget"><br> <img src="mail.png" alt="Tomek Kania"/> <br><br> You may want to visit <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomasz-marcin-kania/">my LinkedIn profile</a>.<br> <br><br> <strong><span style="color:#04B404">Last update: July 10, 2018</strong><br><br> <img src="lion.jpg" alt="sleepy lion" width="200" height="160"/> </div></div> <div id="contentarea"> <br><u>Conferences and thematic workshops:</u><br> <br><b><a href=>Banach Algebras, Harmonic Analysis, and Operator Theory</a></b>,<br> Sardar Patel University, V. 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Nagar, India, 20 22<sup>nd</sup> November 2018<br> <br><b><a href="http://fs12.up.krakow.pl/">Function Spaces XII</a></b>,<br> Krakw, Poland, 9 14<sup>th</sup> July 2018<br> Talk slides: <a href="kaniafunctionspaces12.pdf"><i>On the problem of openness of convolutions on discrete groups</i></a>.</br> <br><b><a href="http://web.mat.bham.ac.uk/O.Maleva/banach/">Geometrical Aspects of Banach Spaces</a></b>,<br> Birmingham, 25 29<sup>th</sup> June 2018<br> Talk slides: <a href="kaniabirmingham.pdf">(1+)-<i>separation in the unit sphere of a Banach space</i></a>.</br> <br><b><a href="https://wwwmath.uni-muenster.de/u/ymca.2016">Young Mathematicians in C*-Algebras</a></b>,<br> Copenhagen, Denmark, 7 11<sup>th</sup> August 2017<br> <br><b><a href="https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/maths/research/events/2016-17/nonsymposium/gmt">Geometric Measure Theory</a></b>,<br> University of Warwick, 10 14<sup>th</sup> July 2017<br> <i>Co-organiser</i>.<br> <br><b><a href=https://www.math.bgu.ac.il/~arkady/Eilat_2017_conference/main_page.html>Geometric Topology and Geometry of Banach Spaces</a>,</b><br> Eilat Campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, 14 19<sup>th</sup> May 2017<br>Talk slides: <i><a href="talks/Eilat.pdf">Separated subsets of the unit sphere of a Banach space.</a></i><br> <br><b><a href=http://www.karlin.mff.cuni.cz/~lhota/>45<sup>th</sup> Winter School in Abstract Analysis</a></b>,<br> Svratka, Czech Republic, 14 21<sup>st</sup> January 2017<br>Talk: <i>Recovering a compact space from the family of its continuous, scalar-valued functions: the old and the new.</i><br> <br><b><a href=https://votcam.wordpress.com/>Virginia Operator Theory and Complex Analysis Meeting</a></b>,<br> University of Richmond, United States, 8<sup>th</sup> October 2016<br>Invited talk: <i>Recovering a compact space from the family of its continuous, scalar-valued functions: the old and the new.</i><br> <br><b><a href=https://wwwmath.uni-muenster.de/u/ymca.2016/>Young Mathematicians in C*-Algebras</a></b>,<br> Mnster, Germany, 25 29<sup>th</sup> July 2016<br>Talk: <i>Compatibility morphisms between commutative C*-algebras </i><br> <br><b><a href=https://www.impan.pl/~set_theory/Banach2016/>Transfinite methods in Banach spaces and algebras of operators</a></b>,<br> Bdlewo, Poland, 17<sup>th</sup> 23<sup>rd</sup> July 2016<br>Talk slides: <i><a href="https://www.impan.pl/~set_theory/Banach2016/programme/slides/kania.pdf">Closed ideals of operators on and complemented subspaces of Banach spaces of functions with countable support</a>.</i><br> <br><b><a href=https://www.dpmms.cam.ac.uk/events/stone-cech/>The Stone Cech Compactification: Theory and Applications</a>,</b><br> Centre for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge, 6 8<sup>th</sup> July 2016<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.math.ku.dk/english/research/conferences/2016/haagerup_conf/>The mathematical legacy of Uffe Haagerup</a></b>,<br> Copenhagen, Denmark, 24 26<sup>th</sup> June 2016<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.karlin.mff.cuni.cz/~lhota/>44<sup>th</sup> Winter School in Abstract Analysis</a>,</b><br> Svratka, Czech Republic, 16<sup>th</sup> 23<sup>rd</sup> January 2016<br>Talk: <i>Ideal structure of the algebra of bounded operators acting on a Banach space.</i><br> <br><b><a href=http://www.math.ku.dk/english/research/conferences/2015/ymcstara2015/>Young Mathematicians in C*-Algebras</a>,</b><br> University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 17 21<sup>th</sup> August 2015<br>Talk slides: <a href="talks/CphKania.pdf"><i>On C* algebras that do not decompose into tensor products</a>.</i><br> <br><b><a href=http://bcc.impan.pl/15QPGG/>QOP Meeting: Quantum Probability, Groups and Geometry</a></b>,<br> IMPAN, Warszawa, 7 11<sup>th</sup> April 2015<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/>Heidelberg Laureate Forum: Abel-, Fields- and Turing-Laureates Meet the Next Generation</a></b>,<br> Heidelberg, Germany, 21<sup>st</sup> 26<sup>th</sup> September 2014 <br>Workshop organised: <i>Independence results in Mathematics</i><br> <br><b><a href="http://www.lorentzcenter.nl/lc/web/2014/645/info.php3?wsid=645">Workshop on Ordered Banach Algebras</a>,</b><br> Lorentz Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands, 21<sup>st</sup> 25<sup>th</sup> June 2014.<br> <br><b><a href="http://wwwmath.uni-muenster.de/u/wwinter/wwinter/Model_theory_and_operator_algebras.html">Workshop on Applications of model theory to C*-algebras</a>,</b><br> Mnster, Germany, 7 11<sup>th</sup> July 2014.<br> <br><b><a href="https://web.archive.org/web/20150807085709/http://www.math.uni.wroc.pl/ivmrt2014">Integration, Vector Measures and Related Topics</a>,</b><br> Bdlewo, Poland, 15<sup>th</sup> 21<sup>st</sup> June 2014.<br>Talk: <i>Which algebras of operators on Banach spaces are Grothendieck?</i><br> <br><b><a href="https://sites.google.com/site/yfawuk/about/yfaw-2014-lancaster">Young Functional Analysts' Workshop 2014,</a></b><br> Lancaster University, 22<sup>nd</sup> 24<sup>th</sup> April 2014,<br>Talk: <i>Universality problems in operator algebras from the perspective of back and forth methods in model theory</i><br> <br><b><a href=http://www.heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/>Heidelberg Laureate Forum: Abel-, Fields- and Turing-Laureates Meet the Next Generation</a>,</b><br> Heidelberg, Germany, 22<sup>nd</sup> 27<sup>th</sup> September 2013 <br> <br><b><a href=http://users.aber.ac.uk/dfe/WIMCS-LMS-Aber2013/index.html>Classifying Structures for Operator Algebras and Dynamical Systems</a>,</b><br> Aberystwyth, 16 20<sup>th</sup> September 2013 <br> <br><b><a href=http://www.icmat.es/congresos/toaa2013/index.html>School and workshop: Topics in Operator Algebras and Applications</a>,</b> Madrid, Spain, 2<sup>nd</sup> 6<sup>th</sup> September 2013 <br> <br><b><a href=http://www.chalmers.se/sv/institutioner/math/forskning/konferenser-pa-MV/banach-algebras/Sidor/default.aspx/>Banach algebras and applications</a>,</b><br> Gothenburg, Sweden, 29<sup>th</sup> July  4<sup>th</sup> August 2013 <br>Talk slides: <i><a href=talks/gothenburgslides.pdf>Maximal left ideals of operators acting on a Banach space</a></i><br> <br><b><a href=http://bcc.impan.pl/13Calgebras/>QOP Meeting: C* algebras and Banach algebras</a>,</b><br> Warsaw, Poland, 8 12<sup>th</sup> July 2013<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.maths.lancs.ac.uk/qop/Lancaster2013/index.html>QOP Meeting: Banach and operator spaces</a>,</b><br> Lancaster, 29 30<sup>th</sup> April 2013<br>Invited talk: <i>Operators from C(K) spaces which annihilate certain chains of functions</i><br> <br><b><a href=http://sites.google.com/site/yfawuk/yfaw2013-in-sheffield/schedule>Young Functional Analysts' Workshop 2013</a>,</b> University of Sheffield, 20<sup>th</sup> 22<sup>nd</sup> March 2013 <br>Talk: <i>Which algebras of operators on Banach spaces are Grothendieck spaces?</i><br> <br><b><a href=http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/programs/scientific/12-13/forcing/opalgebras/index.html>Thematic Program on Forcing and its Applications: Workshop on Applications to Operator Algebras</a>,</b><br> Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada, 10 14<sup>th</sup> September 2012<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.math.cmu.edu/~eschimme/Appalachian/Index.html>Appalachian Set Theory Workshop</a>,</b><br> Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada, 8 9<sup>th</sup> September 2012<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.cirm.univ mrs.fr/index.html/spip.php?rubrique2&EX=info_rencontre&annee=2012&id_renc=714>Geometry of Banach spaces</a>,</b><br> Centre International de Rencontres Mathmatiques, Luminy, Marseille, France, 27<sup>th</sup> 31<sup>st</sup> August 2012<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.impan.pl/~set_theory/Conference2012/participants/participants0.html>Trends in set theory</a>,</b><br> Warsaw, Poland, 8 11<sup>th</sup> July 2012<br>Talk abstract: <i><a href=http://www.impan.pl/~set_theory/Conference2012/schedule/abstracts/kania.pdf>Operator ideal of weakly compactly generated operators</a></i><br> <br><b><a href=http://web.mat.bham.ac.uk/~malevao/banach/participants.html>Banach Spaces Workshop</a>,</b><br> Birmingham, 6 9<sup>th</sup> June 2012</br> <br><b><a href= https://sites.google.com/site/yfawuk/>Young Functional Analysts' Workshop 2012</a>,</b><br> University of Oxford, 21<sup>st</sup> 22<sup>nd</sup> March 2012 <br>Talk slides: <i><a href=https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZGVmYXVsdGRvbWFpbnx5ZmF3dWt8Z3g6MWU4MGY0MjYzMjhmNDdmNQ>Closed ideals of the Banach algebra of bounded operators on the Banach space C[0,<sub>1</sub>]</a></i><br> <br><b><a href=http://www.math.uwaterloo.ca/~banalg20/index.shtml>Banach Algebras 2011</a>,</b><br> Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 3 10<sup>th</sup> August 2011.<br> Talk slides: <i><a href=http://www.math.uwaterloo.ca/~banalg20/Talks/kania1.pdf>Uniqueness of the maximal ideal of the Banach algebra of bounded operators on C([0, <sub>1</sub>])</a></i><br> <br><b><a href=http://www.ota2010.math.chalmers.se/index.php?cat=3>Operator Theory and its Applications in honour of Victor Shulman</a>,</b><br> Gothenburg, Sweden, 26 29<sup>th</sup> April 2011<br> <br><b><a href=http://www.ciem.unican.es/encuentros/banach2011/list.php?lang=en>Set theoretic Techniques in Functional Analysis Banach Space Meeting 2011</a>,</b><br> Castro Urdiales, Cantabria, Spain, 21<sup>st</sup> 24<sup>th</sup> February 2011<br> <a name="stalks"><br><u>Invited seminar talks:</u><br></a> <br>April 10, 2018 <i><a href="https://www.wmi.amu.edu.pl/pl/struktura-wydzialu/95-zaklady/293-seminarium-zakladu-analizy-funkcjonalnej">Some new results on separated subsets of the unit sphere of a Banach space</a></i>, Adam Mickiewicz Unieversity in PoznaD, Poland<br> <br>March 1, 2018 <i><a href="http://www.ujk.edu.pl/seminarium-matematyka/index.php?id=program">When is multiplication in a Banach algebra open?</a></i>, University of Kielce, Poland<br> <br>February 27, 2018 <i><a href="http://www.im.p.lodz.pl/dzialalnoscnaukowa/seminaria.html">When is multiplication in a Banach algebra open?</a></i>, Technical University of Adz, Poland<br> <br>January 30, 2018 <i><a href="https://www.uni-muenster.de/OpAlg/en/opalgwinter.html">When is multiplication in a Banach algebra open?</i></a>, Operator algebras seminar, University of Mnster, Germany.<br> <br>March 21, 2017 <i><a href="http://www.im.p.lodz.pl/dzialalnoscnaukowa/seminaria.html">Steinhaus' lattice-point problem for Banach spaces</a></i>, Technical University of Adz, Poland<br> <br>January 26, 2017 <i><a href=http://www.port.ac.uk/department-of-mathematics/>Recovering a compact space from the family of its continuous, scalar-valued functions: the old and the new.</i></a>, Applied Mathematics Seminar, University of Portsmouth.<br> <br>January 4, 2017 <i><a href=http://www.km.ath.bielsko.pl/index.php?file=seminaria>Steinhaus' lattice-point problem for Banach spaces</i></a>, ATH, Bielsko-BiaBa, Poland.<br> <br>December 19, 2016 <i>Recovering a compact space from the family of its continuous, scalar-valued functions: the old and the new.</i>, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidhyanagar, Anand, India.<br> <br>December 14, 2016 <i>Recovering a compact space from the family of its continuous, scalar-valued functions: the old and the new.</i>, University of Delhi, India.<br> <br>October 21, 2016 <i><a href=https://calendar.math.cas.cz/content/>Steinhaus' lattice-point problem for Banach spaces</i></a>, Set Theory & Analysis Seminar, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic.<br> <br>October 5, 2016 <i>Steinhaus' lattice-point problem for Banach spaces</i>, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, United States.<br> <br>October 4, 2016 <i>Separated subsets in the unit sphere of a Banach space</i>, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States.<br> <br>June 14, 2016 <i><a href=https://calendar.math.cas.cz/content/recovering-compact-hausdorff-space-x-compatibility-ordering-cx>Recovering a compact Hausdorff space X from the compatibility ordering on C(X)</i></a>, Set Theory & Analysis Seminar, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic.<br> <br>April 6, 2016 <i><a href=http://www2.im.uj.edu.pl/badania/seminaria/banach/poprzednie.html#%20%3Cb%3E*%202015/16%20*%3C/b%3E>Separated subsets in the unit sphere of a Banach space</a></i>, Seminar on Geometry of Banach spaces, Jagiellonian University in Krakw, Poland.<br> <br>April 5, 2016 <i><a href=https://www.wmi.amu.edu.pl/pl/struktura-wydzialu/95 zaklady/293-seminarium-zakladu-analizy-funkcjonalnej>Variations of the Steinhaus' lattice point problem in Banach spaces</a></i>, Functional Analysis Seminar, Adam Mickiewicz University in PoznaD, Poland.<br> <br>April 4, 2016 <i><a href=http://www.math.us.edu.pl/zar/zar_sem.html>Decomposing the Calkin algebra into tensor products of C* algebras</a></i>, Real Analysis Seminar, University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland.<br> <br>January 27, 2016 <i><a href=http://www.km.ath.bielsko.pl/index.php?file=seminaria>Two tudes about the matrix trace</a></i>, ATH, Bielsko-BiaBa, Poland.<br> <br>January 13, 2016 <i><a href=http://www2.im.uj.edu.pl/badania/seminaria/banach/poprzednie.html#%20%3Cb%3E*%202015/16%20*%3C/b%3E>Ideal structure of the algebra of bounded operators acting on a Banach space</a></i>, Seminar on Geometry of Banach spaces, Jagiellonian University in Krakw, Poland.<br> <br>January 13, 2016 <i><a href=http://www2.im.uj.edu.pl/katedry/approx/sem_appr/>Steinhaus' lattice point problem for Banach spaces</a></i>, Seminar on Methods of Approximation Theory, Jagiellonian University in Krakw, Poland.<br> <br>January 12, 2016 <i><a href=http://www2.im.uj.edu.pl/katedry/K.A.F./strona5.html#2016>Tensorial decompositions of the Calkin algebra and related objects</a></i>, Seminar on Functional Analysis, Jagiellonian University in Krakw, Poland.<br> <br>September 29, 2015 <i>The Calkin algebra does not decompose into a tensor product of two infinite dimensional C* algebras</i>, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.<br> <br>June 10, 2014 <i><a href=https://www.wmi.amu.edu.pl/pl/struktura-wydzialu/95-zaklady/293-seminarium-zakladu-analizy-funkcjonalnej>Maximal left ideals of the algebra of bounded operators on a Banach space</a></i>, Functional Analysis Seminar, Adam Mickiewicz University in PoznaD, Poland.<br> <br>January 23, 2014 <i><a href=http://sym.math.ku.dk/calendar/index.cgi?action=show_event;relmonth=0;id=2788>Maximal left ideal structure of algebras of operators on Banach spaces</a></i>, Descriptive set theory seminar , University of Copenhagen.<br> <br>November 11, 2013 <i><a href=http://www.maths.ox.ac.uk/node/23150>Maximal left ideals of operators acting on a Banach space</a></i>, University of Oxford, Mathematical Institute.<br> <br>July 4, 2013 <i>Which algebras of operators on Banach spaces are Grothendieck?</i>, Analysis Group Seminar, University of Glasgow.<br> <br>January 16, 2012 <i><a href=http://www.math.us.edu.pl/zar/zar_sem.html>Maksymalne ideaBy lewostronne w algebrach Banacha</a></i> (eng. <i>Maximal left ideals in Banach algebras</i>), Real Analysis Seminar, University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland.<br> <br>January 12, 2012 <i><a href=http://www.impan.pl/~set_theory/Seminar/>On classical operator ideals and the structure of the operator algebra on C([0,<sub>1</sub>]). Pt. II.</i></a>, imPAN Seminar: Working Group in Applications of Set Theory, Warsaw, Poland.<br> <br>January 10, 2012 <i><a href=http://www.impan.pl/Sem/S/78.html>Operatory i miary wektorowe o obrazie zawartym w przestrzeni Banacha generowanej przez zbir sBabo zwarty</i></a> (eng. <i>Operator and vectors measures with range lying in a WCG Banach space</i>), imPAN Seminar: Functional Analysis, Warsaw, Poland.<br> <br>January 5, 2012 <i><a href=http://www.impan.pl/~set_theory/Seminar/>On classical operator ideals and the structure of the operator algebra on C([0,<sub>1</sub>]). Pt. I.</i></a>, imPAN Seminar: Working Group in Applications of Set Theory, Warsaw, Poland.<br> <br>April 18, 2011 <i><a href=http://www.im.p.lodz.pl/semwa/arch.html>Domknite ideaBy w algebrach operatorw ograniczonych na przestrzeniach typu C(K)</a></i> (eng. <i>Closed ideals in the algebras of bounded operators on C(K) spaces</i>), Real Analysis Seminar, Technical University of Adz, Poland<br><br> <br><u>Lancaster Pure Mathematics Postgraduate Forum talks:</u><br> <br>May 25, 2015 <i>How many norm-one continuous functions with distance greater than 1 are there?</i> <br>January 19, 2015 <i>Linear algebra from analyst's point of view</i> <br>November 4, 2013 <i>The Johnson-Lindenstrauss space</i> <br>October 31, 2013 <i>Killing uncountable chains of continuous functions</i> <br>February 5, 2013 <i>Around PeBczyDski's decomposition method.</i> <br>March 8, 2011 <i><a href=http://www.maths.lancs.ac.uk/department/events/PureMathematicsPostgraduateSeminars/talk.2011-02-15.0544924547>Beyond ZFC: Beauty of Jensen's Diamond Principle </a></i> <br>January 9, 2011 <i><a href=http://www.maths.lancs.ac.uk/department/events/PureMathematicsPostgraduateSeminars/talk.2011-01-21.3485386089>Some Remarks on the Stone ech Compactification </a></i> <br><br><u>Other events:</u><br> <br><a href=http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/maths/research/events/2011-2012/symposium1112/ws5>Stochastic Analysis and Stochastic PDEs</a>, Warwick University, 16 20<sup>th</sup> April 2012<br> <br><a href=http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/maths/research/events/2011-2012/symposium1112/easter/>EPSRC Symposium Workshop  2012 UK Easter Probability Meeting</a>, Warwick University, 26 30<sup>th</sup> March 2012<br> <br><a href=http://www1.maths.leeds.ac.uk/nbfas/ed11b.html>North British Functional Analysis Seminar</a>, University of Edinburgh, 28<sup>th</sup> October 2011.<br> <br><a href=http://www.bwm.ukw.edu.pl/index.php?_m=25&_id=407>Analytical and Computer Assisted Methods in Mathematical Models</a>, Bydgoszcz, Poland, 4 18<sup>th</sup> September 2011<br> <br><a href=http://kmsuj.im.uj.edu.pl/workshop2011/index.php>14th International Workshop for Young Mathematicians "Algebra"</a>, Krakw, Poland, 10 16<sup>th</sup> July 2011<br> Talk slides: <i><a href=talks/radicals.pdf>Radical theoretic approach to ring theory</a></i><br> <br><a href=http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/people/academic_staff/alison_etheridge/lms-epsrc_short_course_2011>LMS EPSRC Short Course 2011</a>, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, 3<sup>rd</sup> 8<sup>th</sup> April 2011<br> <br>6<sup>th</sup> International Students Conference on Analysis, <br>SkfQkt, Noszvaj, Hungary, 31<sup>st</sup> January 3<sup>rd</sup> February 2010.<br> <br>4<sup>th</sup> International Students Conference on Analysis, <br>Zamrdi, Hungary, 2<sup>nd</sup> 6<sup>th</sup> February 2008<br> Talk: <i>A Remark on homomorphisms on C(X)</i></br> <br><br> </div></div> <div id="footer"> </div> </div> </body> </html>