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 NieperWisskirchen (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
