2003 Tarski Lectures

Ralph McKenzieThe 2003 Tarski Lectures will be delivered by Ralph McKenzie on March 31, April 2, and April 4.

Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, presents

The Fifteenth Annual 2003 Tarski Lectures

Ralph McKenzie
Distinguished Professor of Mathematics
Vanderbilt University
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
University of California, Berkeley

Algebras, Lattices, and Arithmetic Classes: From Boole to Tarski, and Beyond

"What is General Algebra? Origins and Influences"
Monday, March 31

60 Evans Hall, 4:10pm-5:00pm

"Defining and Recognizing Structure in General Algebras; Congruence Lattices are the Key to Deep Results"
Wednesday, April 2

60 Evans Hall, 4:10pm-5:00pm

"Congruence Theory Resolves the Tarski Problem and Throws Light on Many Difficult Questions"
Friday, April 4

60 Evans Hall, 4:10pm-5:00pm