Informal Complex Geometry and PDE Seminar

Academic Year 2016-2017

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 19
Duong Phong - Introduction

January 26
Zhijie Huang - Proof of the fundamental gap conjecture - Reference

February 2
Simon Brendle - Fully nonlinear flows

February 9
Sebastien Picard - Krylov's boundary estimate for fully nonlinear PDE - Reference

February 16
Jian Song - A true C^{1,1} estimate for complex Monge-Ampere - Reference

February 23
Xiaodong Cao - Einstein four-manifolds of pinched sectional curvature

March 2
Rodion Deev - Transcendental Morse inequality on projective manifolds - Reference

March 9
Mitchell Faulk - Metrics on toric varieties

March 16
Spring Break

March 23: Different time and room: Mathematics 507
2:30-3:30pm: Hans-Joachim Hein - A Liouville theorem for the complex Monge-Ampere equation on product manifolds - Abstract, Reference

3:30-4:30pm: Adam Jacob - Tangent cones to Hermitian-Yang-Mills connections

March 30
Teng Fei - A construction of infinitely many solutions to the Strominger system - Reference

April 6
Tat-Dat To - Regularizing properties of complex Monge-Ampère flows - Reference

April 13
Jacob Sturm - Gromov-Hausdorff limits of Kahler manifolds - Reference

April 20
Pengfei Guan - Intermediate $L^p$ Christoffel-Minkowski Problem - Abstract

April 27
King Leung Lee - Singular complex Monge-Ampere equations - Reference

May 4
Bin Guo - Compactness of Ricci flows with bounded scalar curvature and entropy - Reference

May 11
Bo Guan - The notion of subsolution and estimates for fully nonlinear equations on manifolds - Abstract



Fall Schedule

September 22
Zhijie Huang - Higher canonical asymptotics of Kahler-Einstein metrics on quasi-projective manifolds - Reference

September 29
Teng Fei - A construction of explicit solutions to the Strominger system - Reference 1, 2

October 6
Bin Guo - Boundary estimates for complex Monge-Ampere - Reference

October 13
Xuan Wu - Interior regularity for 2-Hessian equations in dimension 3 - Reference

October 20
Sebastien Picard - The anomaly flow and the Strominger system - Reference 1, 2

October 27
Mitchell Faulk - Gieseker stability and Einstein type metrics - Reference

November 3
Jordan Keller - Linear stability of Schwarzschild spacetime, à la Chandrasekhar - Reference

November 10
Jacob Sturm - Kahler-Einstein metrics on stable varieties - Reference

November 17
Sebastien Picard - Intersection product of pseudoeffective classes - Reference

November 24
Thanksgiving

December 1
Donovan McFeron - Subsolutions in complex geometry - Reference

December 8
Jian Song - TBA

Old links: Schedule for 2015-2016