Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar: Fall 2016

Tuesdays at 4:00PM in Herman Brown Hall Room 227

Organized by Arindam Roy, Anthony Várilly-Alvarado, and Ronen Mukamel

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
August 23 Anthony Várilly-Alvarado Rice University Lang's conjecture and level structures on abelian varieties
August 30 No Seminar --- ---
September 6 -- -- No Seminar
September 13 Jen Berg Rice University Brauer Manin obstruction for integral points on generalized affine Chatelet surfaces
September 20 Ronen Mukamel Rice University Totally Geodesic Subvarieties in the Moduli Space of Curves
September 27 -- -- No Seminar
October 4 David Jensen University of Kentucky Tropicalization of Theta Characteristics
October 11 Fall Break --- No Meeting
October 18 Mauro Porta University of Pennsylvania Formal gluing along non-linear flags
October 25 Giulia Sacca Stony Brook Intermediate Jacobians and hyperKahler manifolds
November 1 Yuan Wang University of Utah On the characterization of abelian varieties for log pairs in zero and positive characteristic
November 8 Josheph Gunther Cuny Asymptotic stabilization of point counts for moduli spaces
November 15 Dawei Chen Boston College Principal boundary of strata of abelian differentials and Siegel-Veech constants (in memory of Veech)
November 22 Brad Rodgers University of Michigan Divisor sums in short intervals
November 29 Amita Malik University of Illinois Representation as sum of $k$th powers of a residue class
December 6 Micah Milinovich University of Mississippi Fourier Analysis and the zeros of the Riemann zeta-function