Geometry and Topology Research Group

Geometry and Topology Seminar: List of Speakers
Organizers

Benoit Charbonneau
Shengda Hu
Spiro Karigiannis
David McKinnon
Ruxandra Moraru
Doug Park
Matt Satriano

The seminar is generally held Fridays from 2:30 to 3:20 in MC 5403.


The Bridges lectures occur on October 25, November 8, February 7, and March 13. These do not conflict with the geometry and topology seminar, but are included on this page because they may affect visit planning. Click here for more information on the Bridges lectures.

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October 4 Fenglong You
University of Alberta
Structures of relative Gromov-Witten theory
October 11
1:30pm
Gabriel Islambouli
University of Waterloo
Smooth 4-manifolds and the Pants Complex
October 18 READING WEEK
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October 25 Bridges lecture
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November 1 .
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November 8 Bridges lecture
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Thursday, November 28
1:30pm
Artour Tomberg
Western University
Irreducible vector bundles on hyperkähler twistor spaces
November 29
1:30pm
Will Rushworth
McMaster University
Ascent concordance
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December 13 Jeremy Usatine
Brown University
TBA
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January 24 Xi Sisi Shen
Northwestern University
Estimates for metrics of constant Chern scalar curvature
January 31 Andrew Staal
University of Waterloo
TBA
February 7
10:00-11:00am
MC 5479
Sergey Cherkis
University of Arizona
Compactification of Monopole Moduli Spaces
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February 21 READING WEEK
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February 28 Michael Klug
UC Berkeley
Concordance of homotopic spheres in 4-manifolds
March 6 Gavin Ball
CRM and UQAM
Closed G2-structures inducing a conformally flat metric
March 13 Bridges lecture
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March 20 CANCELLED
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March 27 Michael Albanese
UQAM
Almost Complex Structures on Rational Homology Spheres
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April 10 Yohsuke Matsuzawa
University of Tokyo
TBA
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