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The Graduate Logic Seminar is an informal space where graduate student and professors present topics related to logic which are not necessarly original or completed work. This is an space focus principally in  practicing presentation skills or learning materials that are not usually presented on a class.
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The Graduate Logic Seminar is an informal space where graduate students and professors present topics related to logic which are not necessarily original or completed work. This is a space focused principally on practicing presentation skills or learning materials that are not usually presented in a class.
  
* '''When:''' Mondays, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (unless otherwise announced).
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* '''When:''' Tuesdays 4-5 PM
* '''Where:''' Van Vleck B235 (unless otherwise announced).
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* '''Where:''' Van Vleck 901
* '''Organizers:''' [https://www.math.wisc.edu/~msoskova/ Mariya Soskava]
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* '''Organizers:''' [https://www.math.wisc.edu/~jgoh/ Jun Le Goh]
  
Talks schedule are arrange and decide at the beginning of each semester. If you would like to participate, please contact one of the organizers.
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The talk schedule is arranged at the beginning of each semester. If you would like to participate, please contact one of the organizers.
  
%The schedule of talks from past semesters can be found [[AMS Student Chapter Seminar, previous semesters|here]].
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Sign up for the graduate logic seminar mailing list:  join-grad-logic-sem@lists.wisc.edu
  
== Spring 2018 ==
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== Spring 2022 ==
  
=== January 29, Organizational meeting ===
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The graduate logic seminar this semester will be run as MATH 975. Please enroll if you wish to participate.
  
This day we decided the schedule for the semester.
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We plan to cover the first 9 parts of [https://blog.nus.edu.sg/matwong/teach/modelarith/ Tin Lok Wong's notes], as well as a few other relevant topics which are not covered in the notes:
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* Properness of the induction/bounding hierarchy (chapter 10 of Models of Peano Arithmetic by Kaye is a good source)
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* Tennenbaum's theorem (this is a quick consequence of the main theorem of part 4, so it should be combined with part 4 or part 5)
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* Other facts found in chapter 1 of [http://homepages.math.uic.edu/~marker/marker-thesis.pdf David Marker's thesis].
  
=== February 5, (person) ===
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=== January 25 - organizational meeting ===
  
Title:
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We will meet to assign speakers to dates.
  
Abstract:
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=== February 1 - Steffen Lempp ===
  
=== February 12, (Person) ===
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I will give an overview of the topics we will cover:
  
Title:
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1. the base theory PA^- and the induction and bounding axioms for Sigma_n-formulas, and how they relate to each other,
  
Abstract:
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2. the equivalence of Sigma_n-induction with a version of Sigma_n-separation (proved by H. Friedman),
  
=== February 19, (Person) ===
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3. the Grzegorczyk hierarchy of fast-growing functions,
  
Title:
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4. end extensions and cofinal extensions,
  
Abstract:
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5. recursive saturation and resplendency,
  
=== February 26, (Person) ===
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6. standard systems and coded types,
  
Title:
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7. the McDowell-Specker Theorem that every model of PA has a proper elementary end extension, and
  
Abstract:
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8. Gaifman's theorem that every model of PA has a minimal elementary end extension.
  
=== March 5, (Person) ===
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I will sketch the basic definitions and state the main theorems, in a form that one can appreciate without too much
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background.
  
Title:
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=== February 8 - Karthik Ravishankar ===
  
Abstract:  
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Title: Collection axioms
  
=== March 12, (Person) ===
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We will discuss parts 1 and 2 of Wong's notes.
  
Title:
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=== February 15 - Karthik Ravishankar, Yunting Zhang ===
  
Abstract:  
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Title: Collection axioms/The Weak König Lemma
  
=== March 19, (Person) ===
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Karthik will finish part 2 of Wong's notes. Then Yunting will start on part 3 of Wong's notes.
  
Title:
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=== February 22 - Yunting Zhang ===
  
Abstract:  
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Title: The Weak König Lemma
  
=== April 2, (Person) ===
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We will finish part 3 of Wong's notes.
  
Title:
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=== March 22 - Ang Li ===
  
Abstract:  
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Title: The Arithmetized Completeness Theorem
  
=== April 9, (Person) ===
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We will discuss part 4 of Wong's notes.
  
Title:
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=== March 29 - Ang Li ===
  
Abstract:  
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Title: The Arithmetized Completeness Theorem
  
=== April 16, Iván Ongay-Valverde ===
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We will finish part 4 of Wong's notes.
  
Title: What can we say about sets made by the union of Turing equivalence classes?
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=== April 5 - Antonio Nákid Cordero ===
  
Abstract: It is well known that given a real number x (in the real line) the set of all reals that have the same Turing degree (we will call this a Turing equivalence class) have order type 'the rationals' and that, unless x is computable, the set is not a subfield of the reals. Nevertheless, what can we say about the order type or the algebraic structure of a set made by the uncountable union of Turing equivalence classes?
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Title: Semiregular cuts
  
This topic hasn't been deeply studied. In this talk I will focus principally on famous order types and answer whether they can be achieved or not. Furthermore, I will explain some possible connections with the automorphism problem of the Turing degrees.
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We will start on part 5 of Wong's notes.
  
This is a work in progress, so this talk will have multiple open questions and opportunities for feedback and public participation (hopefully).
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=== April 12 - Antonio Nákid Cordero/Alice Vidrine ===
  
=== April 23, Ethan (Defense) ===
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Title: Semiregular cuts/End and cofinal extensions
  
Title: TBA
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We will finish part 5 of Wong's notes and then start on part 6.
  
Abstract: TBA
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=== April 19 - Alice Vidrine ===
  
=== April 30, Linda ===
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Title: End and cofinal extensions
  
Title: TBA
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We will finish part 6 of Wong's notes.
  
Abstract: TBA
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=== May 3 - No seminar today ===
  
=== May 7, TBA ===
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== Previous Years ==
  
Title: TBA
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The schedule of talks from past semesters can be found [[Graduate Logic Seminar, previous semesters|here]].
 
 
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== Fall 2017 ==
 
 
 
=== September 11, Organizational meeting ===
 
 
 
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Revision as of 12:44, 2 May 2022

The Graduate Logic Seminar is an informal space where graduate students and professors present topics related to logic which are not necessarily original or completed work. This is a space focused principally on practicing presentation skills or learning materials that are not usually presented in a class.

  • When: Tuesdays 4-5 PM
  • Where: Van Vleck 901
  • Organizers: Jun Le Goh

The talk schedule is arranged at the beginning of each semester. If you would like to participate, please contact one of the organizers.

Sign up for the graduate logic seminar mailing list: join-grad-logic-sem@lists.wisc.edu

Spring 2022

The graduate logic seminar this semester will be run as MATH 975. Please enroll if you wish to participate.

We plan to cover the first 9 parts of Tin Lok Wong's notes, as well as a few other relevant topics which are not covered in the notes:

  • Properness of the induction/bounding hierarchy (chapter 10 of Models of Peano Arithmetic by Kaye is a good source)
  • Tennenbaum's theorem (this is a quick consequence of the main theorem of part 4, so it should be combined with part 4 or part 5)
  • Other facts found in chapter 1 of David Marker's thesis.

January 25 - organizational meeting

We will meet to assign speakers to dates.

February 1 - Steffen Lempp

I will give an overview of the topics we will cover:

1. the base theory PA^- and the induction and bounding axioms for Sigma_n-formulas, and how they relate to each other,

2. the equivalence of Sigma_n-induction with a version of Sigma_n-separation (proved by H. Friedman),

3. the Grzegorczyk hierarchy of fast-growing functions,

4. end extensions and cofinal extensions,

5. recursive saturation and resplendency,

6. standard systems and coded types,

7. the McDowell-Specker Theorem that every model of PA has a proper elementary end extension, and

8. Gaifman's theorem that every model of PA has a minimal elementary end extension.

I will sketch the basic definitions and state the main theorems, in a form that one can appreciate without too much background.

February 8 - Karthik Ravishankar

Title: Collection axioms

We will discuss parts 1 and 2 of Wong's notes.

February 15 - Karthik Ravishankar, Yunting Zhang

Title: Collection axioms/The Weak König Lemma

Karthik will finish part 2 of Wong's notes. Then Yunting will start on part 3 of Wong's notes.

February 22 - Yunting Zhang

Title: The Weak König Lemma

We will finish part 3 of Wong's notes.

March 22 - Ang Li

Title: The Arithmetized Completeness Theorem

We will discuss part 4 of Wong's notes.

March 29 - Ang Li

Title: The Arithmetized Completeness Theorem

We will finish part 4 of Wong's notes.

April 5 - Antonio Nákid Cordero

Title: Semiregular cuts

We will start on part 5 of Wong's notes.

April 12 - Antonio Nákid Cordero/Alice Vidrine

Title: Semiregular cuts/End and cofinal extensions

We will finish part 5 of Wong's notes and then start on part 6.

April 19 - Alice Vidrine

Title: End and cofinal extensions

We will finish part 6 of Wong's notes.

May 3 - No seminar today

Previous Years

The schedule of talks from past semesters can be found here.