Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar: Spring 2014

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

Organized by Brian Lehmann, Anthony Várilly-Alvarado, and Brendan Hassett

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
January 21st César Lozano Huerta UIC Birational Geometry of Complete Quadrics
January 28th Yaim Cooper Harvard Stable Quotients in Low Genus
February 4th Nathan Pflueger Harvard Brill-Noether theory in low codimension
February 18th Matthew Woolf Harvard Relative Jacobians of Linear Systems
February 25th Martin Bright American University of Beirut Brauer groups of singular del Pezzo surfaces
March 11th John Calabrese Rice Gabriel's theorem and points
March 25th Katrina Honigs Berkeley Zeta Functions of Derived Equivalent Varieties
April 1st Howard Nuer Rutgers Cubic Fourfolds Containing Enriques Surfaces and Deformations of Coble Surfaces
April 8th Richard Shadrach Michigan State Integral models of Siegel modular varieties with Gamma_1(p)-type level-structure
April 15th Sam Gunningham UT Austin Springer Theory on a complex reductive group
April 22nd Maria Angelica Cueta Columbia Faithful tropicalization of the Grassmannian of planes
April 29th Robert Pirisi Scuola Normale Superiore Cohomological Invariants for Algebraic Stacks
June 12th John Christian Ottem Cambridge Ample subschemes and two conjectures of Hartshorne