University of Minnesota

Algebraic Geometry Seminar  2014-2015




               Spring Semester: Meetings: 2:30-3:25pm on Wednesday at Vincent Hall 364


Date
Speaker
Title/Abstract
February 18 (Wed)
Ana-Maria Castravet (The Ohio State University)
Birational geometry of moduli spaces of stable rational curves
March 4 (Wed)
Pedro Acosta (University of Michigan)
Extending the Landau-Ginzburg/Calabi-Yau correspondence to non-Calabi-Yau
hypersurfaces in weighted projective space
March 25 (Wed)
3:35pm@VinH 209
Junecue Suh (University of California, Santa Cruz) Kawamata-Viehweg type vanishing theorems with coefficients

                   

               Fall Semester: Meetings: 2:30-3:30pm on Wednesday at Vincent Hall 313



Date
Speaker
Title/Abstract
Wednesday, September 10
William Messing (University of Minnesota)
Preparation for Kisin's lectures: p-curvature and the Grothendieck-Katz Conjecture I
Wednesday, September 17
William Messing (University of Minnesota) Preparation for Kisin's lectures: p-curvature and the Grothendieck-Katz Conjecture II
Wednesday, September 24

Wednesday, October  1 No seminar (Mark Kisin will give talks)
Wednesday, October  8  Ionut Ciocan-Fontanine (University of Minnesota) Quasimaps,wall-crossings, and Mirror Symmetry I
Wednesday, October  15  Ionut Ciocan-Fontanine (University of Minnesota) Quasimaps,wall-crossings, and Mirror Symmetry II
Wednesday, October 22 Amin Gholampour (University of Maryland)
Rank 2 Donaldson-Thomas theory vertex
Wednesday, October 29 Daniel Schultheis (University of Minnesota) Virtual Invariants on Quot Schemes over del Pezzo Surfaces
Wednesday, November 5 Craig Westerland (U of M)
Homology of stabilized moduli of Lefschetz fibrations
Wednesday, November 12 No seminar

Wednesday, November 19
Yu-jong Tzeng (University of Minnesota) Motivic Gottsche's curve-counting invariants
Wednesday, November 26

No seminar--Happy Thanksgiving!




Last update: March 15, 2014