Past geometry seminars
The geometry seminar meets at 3pm on Wednesdays in Meeting Room MR13, Pavilion E (the "Geometry Institute").
Organizers:
A Corti,
A Kovalev,
B Totaro.

Wednesday 14 January

Marco Zambon (Berkeley)
Averaging of isotropic submanifolds in a symplectic manifold

Wednesday 21 January

Philip Boalch (Paris)
From Klein to Painlevé via Fourier, Laplace and Jimbo

Wednesday 28 January

Martin Bridson (Imperial)
Lowdimensional manifolds
and balanced presentations of the trivial group

Wednesday 4 February

Elizabeth Gasparim (Las Cruces)
The AtiyahJones conjecture for rational surfaces

Wednesday 11 February

Constantin Teleman (Cambridge)
The index formula
for the moduli space of Gbundles over a Riemann surface

Wednesday 18 February

Simon Donaldson (Imperial)
Differential geometry on toric varieties

Wednesday 25 February

Gerhard Knieper (Bochum)
The distribution of closed geodesics
on manifolds of nonpositive curvature

Wednesday 3 March

Nigel Hitchin (Oxford)
Geometry with a Bfield

Wednesday 10 March

Tom Bridgeland (Edinburgh)
Dbranes and tstructures on the canonical bundle of P^2
