Fall 2021 reading group:
The reading group meets each Friday morning from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM in Room 520 of the Columbia University Mathematics Department. The goal is to discuss some recent progress on the understanding of Lagrangian fillings of Legendrians, with a particular focus on low-dimensional examples.
Yash Deshmukh General background on Symplectic Field Theory
Juan Muñoz Echániz Legendrian Contact Homology and Morse flow trees
Johan Asplund Functoriality of Legendrian Contact Homology
Siddhi Krishna Existence of Lagrangian fillings of links
Yin Li Distinguishing fillings of torus links
Marco Castronovo Diagrammatics of weaves
November 26 (possible conflict with University Holiday).
Lea Kenigsberg Augmentations and rulings of links
- Alex Pieloch Distinguishing fillings of algebraic links