January 29

David Smyth

Harvard

Log minimal model program for
moduli spaces of pointed curves

February 5

Mingmin Shen

Columbia

Nonexistence of unbalanced
rational curves on Fano threefolds

February 12

Leonid Chekhov

Steklov

Monodromy data of Frobenius manifolds and twisted Yangians
arising in
Teichmüller theory of orbifold Riemann surfaces

February 19

Alistair Savage

Ottawa

Equivariant map algebras

February 26

Joint ColumbiaCourantPrinceton Algebraic Geometry Seminar
in
101 Warren
Weaver Hall at NYU 
3:30 pm 
Charles Doran

Alberta

Normal forms for lattice polarized K3 surfaces and Siegel
modular forms

5:00 pm 
Eyal Markman

Massachusetts

Prime exceptional divisors on holomorphic symplectic varieties

March 5

Mark de Cataldo

Stony Brook

Topology of Hitchin systems
and Hodge theory of character
varieties

March 12

Valery Alexeev

Georgia

KugaSatake construction for K3 surfaces near the boundary of
moduli

March 19

No seminar

Spring break


March 26

Vivek Shende

Princeton

The Hilbert scheme of a plane curve singularity and the HOMFLY
polynomial of its link

April 2

Patrick Brosnan

UBC

The zero locus of admissible
normal functions

April 9

Dragos Oprea

San Diego

Strange duality on K3 surfaces

April 16

Bhargav Bhatt

Princeton

Derived direct summands

April 23

Radu Laza

Stony Brook

Moduli spaces birational to locally symmetric varieties of
orthogonal or unitary type

April 30

Max Lieblich

Washington

Moduli spaces of sheaves and an effective version of
Merkurjev's theorem
