Columbia Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Fall 2014

The Columbia Algebraic Geometry Seminar takes place on Fridays at 3:30 pm in 203 Mathematics Hall on the Columbia campus. (Same place, different time from last spring.) All are welcome. Tea is served at 3 pm in 508 Mathematics Hall.

Schedule of upcoming talks

Click on the title of a talk for the abstract (if available).

September 5 Benjamin Antieau UIC Some problems on maximal orders in division algebras
September 12 Brian Conrad Stanford A Lefschetz principle in non-archimedean geometry
September 19 Charles Weibel Rutgers Du Bois invariants and cdh cohomology
September 26 David Treumann Boston Coll. Functoriality, Smith theory, and the Brauer homomorphism
October 3 Benjamin Bakker Humboldt The geometric torsion conjecture for Hilbert modular varieties
October 10 Eric Riedl Harvard Rational curves on hypersurfaces
October 17 Aaron Pixton Harvard A conjectural formula for the double ramification cycle
October 24 Howard Nuer Rutgers Towards the MMP of moduli spaces of sheaves on Enriques surfaces via Bridgeland stability
October 31 No seminar AGNES
November 7 Yiwei She Chicago The Shafarevich conjecture for K3 surfaces
November 14 Meral Tosun Galatasaray Lie algebras corresponding to surface singularities
November 21 Jim Bryan UBC The Donaldson-Thomas theory of K3xE and the Igusa cusp form
November 28 No seminar Thanksgiving
December 5 Yuan-Pin Lee Utah A + B model in conifold transitions for Calabi-Yau threefolds

Schedules from the past: F '97 - F '00, S '01, F '01, S '02, F '02, S '03, F '03, S '04, F '04, S '05, F '05, S '06, F '06, S '07, F '07, S '08, F '08, S '09, F '09, S '10, F '10, S '11, F '11, S '12, F '12, S '13, F '13, S '14

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