Past geometry seminars
The geometry seminar meets at 3pm on Wednesdays in Meeting Room MR13, Pavilion E, (the "Geometry Institute"). On some days there are two talks; the second talk is at 4pm.
Organizers:
A Corti,
A Kovalev,
B Totaro.

Wednesday January 22nd

Paul Seidel (Imperial)
Homological mirror symmetry and calculus

Wednesday January 29th

Michael McQuillan (IHES, Glasgow)
The importance of being Hausdorff

Wednesday February 5th

Denis Auroux (Ecole Polytechnique)
Symplectic 4manifolds and singular plane curves

Wednesday February 12th

Ivan Smith (Cambridge)
Conformal blocks and Lefschetz pencils

Wednesday February 19th

Matilde Marcolli (Max Plank Bonn)
Noncommutative geometry and applications to arithmetic geometry

Wednesday February 26th

Kevin Costello (Cambridge)
Highergenus GromovWitten invariants as genus 0 invariants of symmetric products

Wednesday March 5th

Gerard Besson (Grenoble)
Hyperbolic manifolds, amalgamated products and critical exponents
second talk at 16:00, Aidan Schofield (Bristol)
Noncommutative moduli spaces

Wednesday March 12th

Daniel Huybrechts
Some global aspects of moduli spaces of K3 surfaces and mirror symmetry
