M. B. Porter Lectures, 2000-2001



Rice University
Department of Mathematics


Alex Lubotzky
Institute of Mathematics
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Asymptotic Group Theory



Monday, April 16
4 PM - 5 PM     Biology Lecture Hall 131
Subgroup Growth Versus Word Growth


Tuesday, April 17
4 PM - 5 PM     Biology Lecture Hall 131
On Groups of Polynomial Growth


Thursday, April 19
4 PM - 5 PM     Biology Lecture Hall 131
Counting Congruence Subgroups and the Congruence Subgroup Problem


Monday, April 23
4 PM - 5 PM     Biology Lecture Hall 131
Counting Hyperbolic Manifolds


Tuesday, April 24
4 PM - 5 PM     Biology Lecture Hall 131
Zeta Functions of Groups

There will be a tea preceding each lecture at 3:30PM in the Mathematics Commons Room, Herman Brown 438.

Abstracts for each lecture are available.
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