Geometry/Topology Seminar

Thursdays at 3:00PM in Eckhart 206.

Winter 2000

January 13
Tom Nevins, University of Chicago
Moduli spaces of framed vector bundles on ruled surfaces
January 20
Lev Birbrair, Brazil
Metric Geometry and Real Algebraic Singularities.
January 27
Dmitry Jakobson, University of Chicago
Geodesic flows and limits of eigenfunctions
February 2, at 4:00PM (special day and time)
Alex Lubotzky
February 9, at 1:30 in Eck 202 (special day, time and place)
John Stallings, UC Berkeley
February 17
Michael Hutchings, Stanford
3-dimensional Seiberg-Witten theory and elementary dynamics.
February 24
Tom Mark, Michigan
"Curve-Counting and Seiberg-Witten Invariants of 3-manifolds"
March 2
Chris Judge, Indiana
March 9
Boris Goldfarb, SUNY at Albany
Rigidity in topology and large scale geometry.
March 16
Amos Nevo, Technion
Rigidity of Furstenberg entropy.
March 30
Gennadi Kasparov,
The Novikov conjecture for "bolic" groups.
April 6
Nadya Shirokova, UIUC
"Geodesic flows and contact toric manifolds."
Kai Cieliebak, Stanford
April 13
Alex Gamburd
On spectral gap for infinite index congruence subgroups
June 1
Daniel Allcock, Harvard
Hyperbolic geometry of the moduli space of real cubic surfaces.

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