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 
BrillNoether 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 levelstructure 
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 