Olivetti Club

Aria BeaupréCornell University
The Lamplighter Learns To Divide

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 - 4:35pm
Malott 406

As mathematicians we often venture out of our respective subfields in search of tools to answer our burning questions. In this talk I'll discuss the trials and tribulations of this process and my journey to harness the power of grobner bases to shed light on subgroup distortion in lamplighter groups.