MISSION STATEMENT
The Kent State University Algebra Seminar is committed to becoming the highest quality seminar in Mathematics or, indeed, in any discipline, in this or any other conceivable World, and endeavors to proactively and assertively thwart all efforts of rival seminars to prevent the Algebra Seminar from attaining this lofty and rightful position, by striving to synergistically create and enthusiastically disseminate cutting edge research in critical and emerging areas of Group, Ring, and Field Theory, or any combination or permutation thereof. 
Date

Speaker

Title


January 26

Don White 
Almost Simple Groups All of Whose Character Degrees are OddSquareFree 
February 2

Don White  OddSquareFree Character Degrees, continued 
February 9

Don White  OddSquareFree Character Degrees, continued 
February 16

Don White  OddSquareFree Character Degrees, continued 
February 23

Bill Montanaro 
Nonsolvable Groups All of Whose Character Degrees are OddSquareFree 
March 2

Bill Montanaro  Nonsolvable OddSquareFree Groups, continued 
March 9

Bill Montanaro  Nonsolvable OddSquareFree Groups, continued 
March 16

Nabil Mlaiki  The Central Series of the VanishingOff Subgroup 
March 23

Nabil Mlaiki  The VanishingOff Subgroup, continued 
March 30

Spring Break  No Seminar  
April 6

Nabil Mlaiki  The VanishingOff Subgroup, continued 
April 13

Cathy Bray  Multiply Transitive Permutation Groups 
April 20

Cathy Bray  Permutation Groups, continued 
April 27

Jenya Soprunova  Rubik's Cube and Tropical Determinant 
May 4

Jenya Soprunova  Rubik's Cube, continued 