17th Galway Topology Colloquium

30th June - 2nd July 2014
University of Birmingham

Schedule of Events

Monday, 30th June

Tuesday, 1st July

Wednesday, 2nd July

9.30 – 10.00


Welcome & Introduction

Robert Leek

An internal characterisation of radiality

10.00 – 11.00

Klaas Pieter Hart#

Subcontinua of βR

Mirna Džamonja#

ZFC results at singular cardinals

Alexander Clark#

Matchbox Manifolds: their structure and classification

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.00

Leobardo Fernandez

Set functions and irreducible continua

Max Pitz

The Stone-Cech remainder of


G. M. Reed

Open tilings of topological spaces

12.00 – 12.30

Sina Greenwood

The dimension of a generalised inverse limit

Paul Bankston

Topological interpretations of the gap free betweenness axiom



Klaas Pieter Hart#

The Katowice Problem

2.00 – 2.30

Judy Kennedy

Dynamics of generalised inverse limits over intervals

Gareth Davies

Generating Topologies from Nests

2.30 – 3.00

Rafael Alcaraz Barrera

Dynamical properties of the doubling map with holes

Richard Lupton

Completeness properties of initial topologies

3.00 – 3.30

Will Brian

Ramsey shadowing and recurrence

Stefano Ferri

Compactifications and representability of groups

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

4.00 – 5.00

Jonathan Meddaugh#

Shadowing in Dynamical Systems

5.00 –

Adam Ostaszewski

Asymptotic group actions

#Invited speaker

Conference dinner: Monday 7pm – Restaurant 'Zizzi', The Mailbox, B1 1RL

The list of accepted talks with abstracts can be found here.


Last updated on 30/06/2014