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Geometry Seminars for Michaelmas Term 2004

  • Past geometry seminars

  • The geometry seminar meets at 3pm on Wednesdays in Meeting Room 13, Pavilion E (the "Geometry Institute"). On some days there are two talks; the second talk is at 4.30pm.
    Organizers: A Corti, A Kovalev, B Totaro.

    Wednesday 13 October

    Bernhard Hanke (Munich)
    Enlargeability and index theory

    Wednesday 20 October

    M. S. Narasimhan (Bangalore)
    Principal bundles in algebraic geometry

    Wednesday 27 October

    Peter Kronheimer (Harvard)
    Floer homology of 3-manifolds

    Wednesday 3 November

    Ivan Smith (Cambridge)
    Knots, matrices, and symplectic topology

    Wednesday 10 November

    Mark Haskins (Imperial)
    Isolated conical singularities of special Lagrangian varieties

    Wednesday 17 November

    Alessio Corti (Cambridge)
    Mirror symmetry and the 95 K3 hypersurfaces

    Tuesday 23 November, 4.15pm, Meeting Room 13

    Louis Kauffman (UIC)
    Virtual knot theory

    Wednesday 24 November

    Richard Thomas (Imperial)
    Stability of algebraic varieties

    Wednesday 1 December

    Brent Doran (Oxford)
    Motivic cohomology of quotient spaces in geometric invariant theory