**Informal Complex Geometry and PDE Seminar**

Academic Year 2017-2018

Organizers: D.H. Phong, Z. Huang, S. Picard

The seminar meets on Thursdays from 2:40pm to 3:50pm in 520 Mathematics.

__Spring Schedule__

**January 18**

Duong Phong - *Introduction*

**January 25**

Zhijie Huang - *Limits of Gaussian curvature flow* - Reference

**February 1**

Simon Brendle - *Ricci flow in higher dimensions* - Reference

**February 8**

Tristan Collins - *The Inverse Monge-Ampere Flow* - Reference

**February 15**

Teng Fei - *Equations of 11D supergravity*

**February 22**

Bin Guo - *Complete Calabi-Yau metrics* - References 1, 2, 3

**March 1**

Mitchell Faulk, Teng Fei, Sebastien Picard - *The dHYM equation* - References 1, 2, 3

**March 8**

Mitchell Faulk, Teng Fei, Sebastien Picard - *The dHYM equation* - References 1, 2, 3

**March 15**

Spring Break

**March 22:**

Freid Tong - *Metrics on negatively pinched complete Kahler manifolds* - Reference

**March 29**

Julius Ross - *Complex PDEs and Planar Flows* - Abstract

**April 5**

Mitchell Faulk - *Introduction to Bridgeland stability conditions*

**April 12**

Xin Fu - *Rational connectedness and positivity of curvature* - Reference

**April 19**

Keaton Naff - *Geometric flows and G2 geometry*

**April 26**

Donovan McFeron - *Equations of 11D supergravity*

__Fall Schedule__

**September 14**

Sebastien Picard - *Holder estimates for second derivatives for solutions of parabolic equations* - Reference

**September 21**

Bin Guo - *Holder continuity and the complex Monge-Ampere equation* - Reference

**September 28**

Teng Fei - *A survey of non-Kahler complex manifolds*

**October 5**

Gregory Edwards - *Metric contraction of the cone divisor by the conical Kahler-Ricci flow* - Abstract

**October 12**

Xuwen Zhu - *Compactification of the configuration space for constant curvature conical metrics* - Abstract

**October 19**

Zhijie Huang - *The Anomaly flow on fibrations over a Riemann surface*

**October 26**

Keaton Naff - *Geometry of three-forms* - Reference

**November 2**

Donovan McFeron - *Kahler-Ricci flow and optimal degenerations* - Reference

**November 9**

Mitchell Faulk - *J-flow on toric manifolds* - Reference

**November 16**

Jacob Sturm - *Uniform K-stability* - Reference

**November 23**

Thanksgiving

**November 30**

Freid Tong - *Negative holomorphic curvature and ampleness of the canonical bundle* - Reference

**December 7**

Xin Fu - *Uniformization by the Chern-Ricci flow* - Reference

Old links: Schedule for 2016-2017, Schedule for 2015-2016