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Geometry Seminars for Michaelmas Term 2002

  • Past geometry seminars

  • The geometry seminar meets at 3pm on Wednesdays in Meeting Room 12, down the stairs at the CMS entrance.
    Organizers: A Corti, A Kovalev, B Totaro.

    Wednesday October 16

    Masaki Hanamura (Kyushu)
    Realisation functors for mixed motives

    Wednesday October 23

    William Dwyer (Notre Dame)
    Duality in stable homotopy theory

    Wednesday October 30

    Peter Gilkey (Oregon)
    Spectral geometry of the Riemann curvature tensor

    Wednesday November 6

    Ian McIntosh (York)
    Special Lagrangian cones and minimal tori

    Wednesday November 13

    Douglas Ravenel (Rochester)
    What is elliptic cohomology? Part 2.
    (Part 1 is at the Newton Institute, at 5pm on Monday November 11.)

    Wednesday November 20

    Marc Nieper-Wisskirchen (Cambridge)
    On the Chern numbers of generalised Kummer varieties

    Wednesday November 27

    Christian Bär (Hamburg)
    Bordism methods in spectral geometry

    Wednesday December 4

    Spencer Bloch (Chicago)
    Periods of irregular connections: some speculations