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.


Date Speaker Title
September 7 Andrew Nicas
McMaster University
Metric transforms yielding Gromov hyperbolic spaces
September 14 Ty Ghaswala
University of Manitoba
Mapping class groups, coverings, braids and groupoids
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September 28 Jesse Kass
University of South Carolina
How to count lines on a cubic surface arithmetically
October 5 Fei Hu
UBC
Jordan property for algebraic groups in arbitrary characteristic
October 12 Henri Roesch
Columbia University
Horizon Stability and the Null Penrose Inequality
October 19 Joey van der Leer Duran
University of Toronto
Hodge decompositions for Lie algebroids on manifolds with boundary
October 26 Richard Derryberry
University of Toronto
Perimeter Institute
Langlands duality and self-duality for Hitchin systems
November 2 .
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November 9 Artour Tomberg
Western University
Metrics on twistor spaces of hypercomplex manifolds
November 16 Jesse Madnick
McMaster University
Nearly-Kahler 6-Manifolds of Cohomogeneity-Two
November 23 Hanci Chi
McMaster University
Invariant Einstein metrics of cohomogeneity one with principal orbits as Wallach spaces
November 30 .
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December 14 Dmitry Zakharov
Central Michigan University
Maps to trees and loci in the moduli space of tropical curves
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January 11 Julius Ross
University of Illinois at Chicago
Dualities between Complex PDEs and Planar Flows
January 18 Andriy Haydys
University of Freiburg
The blow up set of the Seiberg-Witten equation with multiple spinors
January 25
1:30-2:20pm
Siddarth Mathur
University of Arizona
TBA
February 1 .
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February 15 Alessandro Malusà
University of Saskatchewan
Complex AJ conjecture
February 22 .
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March 29 Martin Pinsonnault
Western University
TBA
April 5 Spiro Karigiannis
University of Waterloo
A curious system of second order nonlinear PDEs for U(m)-structures on manifolds
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Thursday, April 25
3:00pm, MC 5417
Shubham Dwivedi
University of Waterloo
A gradient flow of isometric G2 structures
May 31 Alessandro Portaluri
University of Turin
Existence and stability results in Celestial Mechanics
June 28 Sergey Grigorian
University of Texas -- Rio Grande Valley
Heat Flow of Isometric G2-structures
Tuesday, July 23
2:30pm, M3-3103
Ali Aleyasin
University of Waterloo
Riemannian cones in disguise: singular elliptic PDEs
Thursday, August 1
2:30pm, MC 5417
Ali Aleyasin
University of Waterloo
TBA