Benjamin Weiss (HUJI) On the construction of measure distal transformations

Tue, 28/01/202014:00-15:00
Ross 70

Abstract: I will explain what measure distal transformations are
and describe some new constructions obtained with Eli Glasner.
These answer, inter alia, a question recently raised by Ibarlucia and Tsankov
concerning the existence of strongly ergodic non compact distal actions of the
free group.