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Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

Meeting Details

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Title:Borel Determinacy (II)
Seminar:Logic Seminar
Speaker:Sankha Basu, Pennsylvania State University
Abstract:
Borel Determinacy establishes that any infinite two player game of perfect information with a Borel winning set is determined. It was proved by Martin in 1975 and has become and indispensable tool in set theory and many other parts of logic. The talk gives an overview of the result and outlines the proof.

Room Reservation Information

Room Number:MB315
Date:03 / 13 / 2012
Time:02:30pm - 03:45pm