# Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars

Series | Organizer | ||
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PDE and Applied Math Seminar | J. Hunter (F), S. Shkoller (W), K. Luli (S) | Past | Future |

Algebra & Discrete Mathematics | E. Babson (S), C. O'Neill (W), M. Vazirani (F) | Past | Future |

Algebraic Geometry | G. Kuperberg (S), E. Carlsson (W), E. Gorskiy (F) | Past | Future |

Geometry/Topology | A. Jacob (F), J. Schultens (W), C. Even Zohar (S), M. Trnkova (S) | Past | Future |

Mathematical Biology | M. Vazquez (F), R. Guy (W), S. Walcott (S) | Past | Future |

Mathematical Physics & Probability | C. Tracy (F), P. Koroteev (W), B. Nachtergaele (S) | Past | Future |

Optimization | (Special topics only) | Past | Future |

QMAP Seminar | A. Waldron (F), T. Dimofte (W), A. Schwarz (S) | Past | Future |

Colloquium | J. De Loera, J. Hunter, M. Luu | Past | Future |

GGAM Colloquium | Past | Future | |

Distinguished Lecture Series | J. De Loera, J. Hunter, M. Luu | Past | Future |

Student-Run Applied & Math Seminar | J. Shu, D. Weber | Past | Future |

Student-Run Geometry/Topology Seminar | M. Ponce | Past | Future |

Student-Run Algebraic Geometry Seminar | O. Kivinen, P. Kshirsagar | Past | Future |

Student-Run Optimization and Variational Analysis | Past | Future | |

Featured Campus Seminars | Past | Future | |

Special Events | Past | Future |

### Past Talks

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bruno Benedetti, University of Miami |

Tue, Nov 14 2017, 1:10PM | Extending two properties of trees to higher dimensions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Shiri Artstein, Tel Aviv University |

Tue, Nov 7 2017, 1:10PM | Around Godbersen's conjecture for mixed volumes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dan Gardiner, UC Santa Cruz |

Tue, Oct 31 2017, 1:10PM | Higher dimensional symplectic embeddings and the Fibonacci numbers | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Longzhi Lin, UC Santa Cruz |

Tue, Oct 24 2017, 1:10PM | Modified mean curvature flow of locally Lipschitz entire radial graphs in hyperbolic space | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jeffrey Meier, University of Georgia |

Thu, Oct 19 2017, 1:10PM | Bridge trisections of knotted surfaces in four-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Diana Hubbard, University of Michigan |

Tue, Oct 17 2017, 1:10PM | On the braid index of highly twisted braid closures | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ved Datar, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Oct 10 2017, 1:10PM | Constant scalar curvature metrics on blow-ups of Kahler surfaces. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tye Lidman, North Carolina State University |

Thu, Oct 5 2017, 3:10PM | Concordance in homology cobordisms | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Arkady Berenstein, University of Oregon |

Mon, Jun 12 2017, 10:00AM | Hecke-Hopf algebras and new solutions of QYBE | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tejas Kalelkar, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research |

Mon, Jun 5 2017, 1:10PM | Taut foliations in compact manifolds with constrained boundary slopes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Banfield, Boston College |

Mon, May 15 2017, 1:10PM | Does annular Khovanov homology detect knots which induce the tight contact structure on S^3? | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Feng Luo, Rutgers University |

Thu, May 11 2017, 12:10PM | Discrete uniformization conjecture for non-compact simply connected polyhedral surfaces | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Dylan Thurston, Indiana University |

Thu, May 4 2017, 12:10PM | Towards an exceptional knot polynomial | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jennifer Hom, Georgia Tech |

Mon, May 1 2017, 1:10PM | Satellite L-space knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Vassily Gorbunov, University of Aberdeen |

Thu, Apr 27 2017, 4:10PM | New feature of the Schubert calculus | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Daniel Cohen |

Mon, Apr 24 2017, 1:10PM | Topological complexity of the Klein bottle | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Inkang Kim, KIAS (Seoul, Korea) |

Thu, Apr 20 2017, 12:10PM | Moduli space of real projective structures on surface | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kevin Kordek, Texas A&M |

Mon, Apr 17 2017, 1:10PM | Picard groups of moduli spaces of curves with symmetry | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Katie Mann, UC Berkeley |

Thu, Apr 6 2017, 12:10PM | Ordering groups and group actions on 1-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | James Conway, UC Berkeley |

Mon, Apr 3 2017, 1:10PM | Tight Contact 3-Manifolds from Surgery | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Robert Haraway, University of Sydney |

Wed, Mar 29 2017, 1:10PM | Mom 1.5 Structures | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Lambert-Cole, Indiana University |

Wed, Mar 15 2017, 9:00AM | Conway mutation and knot Floer homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | |

Mon, Mar 13 2017, 10:00AM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Chaim Even-Zohar, UC Davis |

Mon, Mar 6 2017, 10:00AM | Random Knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | |

Mon, Feb 27 2017, 10:00AM | Cancelled | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Maria Trnkova, UC Davis |

Mon, Feb 13 2017, 10:00AM | Rigorous length spectrum from approximate Dirichlet domain | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Hass, UC Davis |

Mon, Feb 6 2017, 10:00AM | Isoperimetric regions in negatively curved spaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kevin Walker, Microsoft Station Q |

Mon, Jan 30 2017, 10:00AM | Higher Temperley-Lieb categories, orthogonal polynomials, and (3+ε)-dimensional TQFTs | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Adam Jacob, UC Davis |

Mon, Jan 23 2017, 10:00AM | Tangent cones of Yang-Mills connections with isolated singularities | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Saul Schleimer, Warwick University/MSRI |

Fri, Dec 2 2016, 3:10PM | EXTRA SEMINAR! Circular orderings from veering triangulations | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ailsa Keating, Columbia University |

Wed, Nov 30 2016, 3:10PM | On two-variable singularities, planar graphs and mapping class groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Evgeny Gorsky, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 23 2016, 3:10PM | Splitting numbers for links and Heegaard Floer homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Mark Feighn, Rutgers University/ MSRI |

Wed, Nov 16 2016, 3:10PM | CTs and applications | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Mark Bell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Wed, Nov 2 2016, 3:10PM | Nielsen--Thurston classification via the curve graph | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Tuffley, Massey University, New Zealand |

Tue, Nov 1 2016, 4:10PM | Intrinsic linking in higher dimensions, and with linking numbers divisible by q | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tudor Dimofte, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 26 2016, 3:00PM | Basics of Complex Chern-Simons Theory | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | John Sullivan, TU Berlin/UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 19 2016, 3:10PM | Ropelength Criticality for Knots and Links | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitriy Morozov, Lawrence Labs |

Thu, Oct 13 2016, 2:00PM | Persistent Homology and its Extensions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Nickolas Castro, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 12 2016, 3:10PM | Relative Trisection Diagrams of Smooth 4-manifolds with Boundary | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Karen Vogtmann, Cornell University/University of Warwick/MSRI |

Wed, Oct 5 2016, 3:10PM | Finding infinity inside Outer space | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Allison Moore, UC Davis |

Wed, Sep 28 2016, 3:10PM | Cosmetic crossing changes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Matthias Goerner, Pixar Animation Studios |

Tue, May 24 2016, 1:10PM | A census of Platonic manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Feller, Boston Univ |

Tue, May 17 2016, 1:10PM | Upper bounds on the topological four-ball genus using classical knot invariants | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alex Zupan, Univ of Nebraska |

Tue, May 10 2016, 1:10PM | Generalized Property R and trisections of the 4-sphere | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dorothy Buck, Imperial College London |

Tue, May 3 2016, 1:10PM | Band Surgeries and Crossing Changes between Fibered Links | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas Mattman, CSU Chico |

Tue, Apr 26 2016, 1:10PM | There are too many knotted graphs! | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 19 2016, 1:10PM | Fundamental groups of projective varieties | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ursula Hamenstadt, Uni Bonn / MSRI |

Tue, Apr 12 2016, 1:10PM | Geometric invariants of hyperbolic 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Richard Montgomery, UC Santa Cruz |

Tue, Apr 5 2016, 1:10PM | Geometric and topological problems arising in the N-body problem | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bo Berndtsson, Chalmers University of Technology |

Tue, Mar 8 2016, 1:10PM | Singular metrics on vector bundles and some applications | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Heather Macbeth, Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

Tue, Mar 1 2016, 1:10PM | Kaehler-Einstein metrics and higher alpha-invariants | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Yanir Rubinstein, University of Maryland |

Tue, Feb 23 2016, 1:10PM | Tian's properness conjectures | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Davi Maximo, Stanford University |

Tue, Feb 16 2016, 1:10PM | Minimal surfaces with bounded index | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Christine Breiner, Fordham University |

Tue, Feb 9 2016, 1:10PM | Gluing Constructions for Constant Mean Curvature Hypersurfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Zhiqin Lu, UC Irvine |

Tue, Feb 2 2016, 1:10PM | On the L2 estimates on moduli space of Calabi-Yau manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eleonora Di Nezza, Imperial College |

Tue, Jan 26 2016, 1:10PM | Monge-Ampère equations on quasi-projective varieties | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Adam Jacob, UC Davis |

Tue, Jan 19 2016, 1:10PM | Prescribing the angle of Lagrangian graphs | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ved Datar, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Jan 12 2016, 1:10PM | Kahler-Einstein metrics on Fano manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Neil R Hoffman, University of Melbourne |

Tue, Jan 5 2016, 1:10PM | Normal Surfaces and the 3D index | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis |

Tue, Dec 1 2015, 1:10PM | Algorithmic homeomorphism of 3-manifolds as a corollary of geometrization | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Adam Jacobs, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 24 2015, 1:10PM | EDIT : POSTPONED UNTIL NEXT QUARTER: Prescribing the angle of Lagrangian graphs | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 17 2015, 1:10PM | Discreteness is undecidable | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jo Nelson, Columbia and IAS |

Tue, Nov 10 2015, 1:10PM | An Integral lift of contact homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kenji Kozai, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Nov 3 2015, 1:10PM | Hyperbolic structures from Sol | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Cornelia Van Cott, University of San Francisco |

Tue, Oct 27 2015, 1:10PM | The four-genus of connected sums of torus knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tye Lidman, IAS (Princeton) |

Tue, Oct 20 2015, 1:10PM | Floer homotopy and covering spaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Anastasiia Tsvietkova, UC Davis |

Tue, Oct 13 2015, 1:10PM | The number of surfaces of fixed genus in an alternating link complement | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eugene Gorsky, UC Davis |

Tue, Oct 6 2015, 1:10PM | Heegaard Floer homology of L-space links | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tian Yang, Stanford |

Tue, Sep 29 2015, 1:10PM | On type-preserving representations of the four-punctured sphere group | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Hass, UC Davis |

Tue, Jun 16 2015, 3:10PM | Minimal Fibrations | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Scott, University of Michigan |

Thu, Jun 11 2015, 3:10PM | The JSJ decomposition of 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Anastasiia Tsvietkova |

Tue, Jun 2 2015, 3:10PM | Crossing geodesics in alternating links | |

2112 MSB | Geometry/Topology | Rob Kirby, UC Berkeley |

Tue, May 26 2015, 3:10PM | An introduction to pseudo-holomorphic curves | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Maria Trnkova, Cal Tech |

Tue, May 19 2015, 3:10PM | Length and ortho-length spectra | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Nathan Dunfield, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Thu, May 14 2015, 3:10PM | Random knots: their properties and algorithmic challenges | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Suhyoung Choi |

Tue, May 5 2015, 3:10PM | The deformation spaces of convex real projective structures on manifolds or orbifolds with ends: openness and closedness | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Suhyoung Choi |

Tue, Apr 28 2015, 3:10PM | The ends of convex real projective manifolds and orbifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Erica Flapan, Pomona College |

Tue, Apr 21 2015, 3:10PM | Topological Symmetry Groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 14 2015, 3:10PM | The Cartan-Hadamard Problem and the Little Prince | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Sean Cleary, CUNY |

Tue, Apr 7 2015, 3:10PM | Some metric properties of Houghton's groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Wolf, Rice University |

Tue, Mar 17 2015, 3:10PM | Polynomial Pick forms for affine spheres and real projective polygons | |

Geometry/Topology | Dan Ramras,, Mathematics Department, IUPUI | |

Thu, Mar 12 2015, 3:10PM | STABILIZED CHARACTER VARIETIES FOR SURFACES AND THE CHERN-SIMONS LINE BUNDLE | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Francis Bonahon, USC |

Tue, Mar 3 2015, 3:10PM | Kauffman brackets on surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kei Nakamura, UC Davis |

Tue, Feb 24 2015, 4:10PM | New Examples Related to Thurston’s Congruence Link | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ronald G. Douglas, Texas A&M University |

Thu, Feb 19 2015, 3:10PM | An Analytic Grothendieck-Riemann-Roch Theorem | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Vitaly Kapovitch, University of Toronto |

Tue, Feb 17 2015, 3:10PM | Higher homotopy groups of spaces of nonnegatively curved metrics and pseudoisotopies | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Richard Bamler, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Feb 10 2015, 3:10PM | On the scalar curvature blow up conjecture in Ricci flow | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Pawel Dlotko, University of Pennsylvania |

Thu, Jan 8 2015, 4:10PM | Computational topology, the new frontier. | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Pawel Dlotko, University of Pennsylvania |

Thu, Jan 8 2015, 4:10PM | Computational topology, the new frontier. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Neil R Hoffman, University of Melbourne |

Mon, Jan 5 2015, 1:10PM | Normal Surfaces and the 3D index | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ruifang Song, UC Davis |

Tue, Dec 9 2014, 3:10PM | Period integrals and tautological systems | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Vinicius Ramos, University of Nantes, France |

Tue, Dec 2 2014, 3:10PM | Embedded contact homology and symplectic embeddings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bernhard Leeb, LMU Munchen |

Tue, Nov 25 2014, 3:10PM | A Morse Lemma for quasigeodesics in symmetric spaces and euclidean buildings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Seon Hee Lim, Seoul National University |

Tue, Nov 18 2014, 3:10PM | Spectrum of Laplacian and boundaries of hyperbolic manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Rafe Mazzeo, Stanford University |

Thu, Nov 13 2014, 3:10PM | Degenerating solutions of some gauge field equations | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Arkady Berenstein, University of Oregon |

Thu, Oct 30 2014, 3:10PM | Noncommutative marked surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Charles Siegel, The University of Tokyo |

Tue, Oct 21 2014, 3:10PM | A Modular Operad of Embedded Curves | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Fiebig, Erlangen University |

Tue, Oct 14 2014, 3:10PM | Sheaves on moment graphs and Lusztig's conjecture | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Pranab Sardar, UC Davis |

Tue, Oct 7 2014, 3:10PM | Packing Subgroups in Countable Groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Pranab Sardar, UC Davis |

Thu, Jul 10 2014, 3:10PM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Scott, University of Michigan |

Tue, Jun 3 2014, 3:10PM | The homeomorphism problem for closed 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ciprian Manolescu, UCLA |

Tue, May 13 2014, 3:10PM | The triangulation conejcture | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | John Millson, University of Maryland |

Thu, May 8 2014, 3:10PM | The Hodge conjecture for complex ball quotients | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lizhen Ji, University of Michigan |

Tue, May 6 2014, 3:10PM | Spines of symmetric spaces and Teichmuller spaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jessica Banks, UQAM |

Tue, Apr 29 2014, 3:10PM | Seifert surfaces and point-pushing | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Satyan Devadoss , Williams College |

Thu, Apr 24 2014, 3:10PM | Phylogenetic networks and the real moduli space of curves | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Igor Rivin, Temple University |

Tue, Apr 15 2014, 3:10PM | Random 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Axel Saenz, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 15 2014, 2:10PM | On the Generalized Catalan Numbers and the Eynard Orantin Topological Recursion | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 8 2014, 3:10PM | Quasihomomorphisms with noncommutative targets | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | David Kirszenblat, University of Melbourne |

Tue, Mar 18 2014, 3:10PM | Flexibility and the Steiner ratio conjecture | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Paul Johnson, Colorado State University, Fort Collins |

Tue, Mar 11 2014, 4:10PM | Topology and combinatorics of Hilbert schemes of points on orbifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kei Nakamura, UC Davis |

Tue, Feb 25 2014, 4:10PM | Geometry and Number Theory of Orthoplicial Apollonian sphere packings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dragos Oprea, University of California, San Diego |

Tue, Feb 18 2014, 4:10PM | The Chern classes of the Verline bundle | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jeffrey Meier, University of Texas, Austin |

Tue, Feb 11 2014, 4:10PM | Distinguishing topologically and smoothly doubly slice knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Anastasiia Tsvietkova, UC Davis |

Tue, Feb 4 2014, 4:10PM | Hyperbolic links: diagrams, volume and the colored Jones polynomial | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alexei Oblomkov, University of Massachusetts |

Tue, Jan 28 2014, 4:10PM | Plane curve singularities, knot homology and Hilbert scheme of points on plane | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Laura Schaposnik, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign |

Tue, Jan 14 2014, 4:10PM | Spectral data for G-Higgs bundles | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Hass, UC Davis |

Tue, Dec 3 2013, 4:10PM | New results on recognizing the 3-sphere | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | David Glickenstein, University of Arizona |

Tue, Nov 19 2013, 4:10PM | Discrete conformal geometry | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Rod Gover, University of Auckland |

Tue, Nov 12 2013, 4:10PM | Compactification and Einstein metrics | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Sean Cleary, CUNY |

Tue, Nov 5 2013, 4:10PM | Behold the wonders that are Thompson's groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Max Neumann-Coto, UNAM |

Tue, Oct 29 2013, 4:10PM | Some questions about geodesics on surfaces. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lukas Lewark, Durham |

Tue, Oct 22 2013, 4:10PM | Khovanov-Rozansky homologies, knotted weighted webs and the slice genus | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Christine Lescop, Institut Fourier |

Tue, Oct 15 2013, 4:10PM | On a cube of the equivariant link pairing | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kei Nakamura, UC Davis |

Tue, Oct 8 2013, 4:10PM | On isosystolic inequalities and Z/2Z homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Hutchings, UC Berkeley |

Tue, May 28 2013, 3:10PM | Obstructions to symplectic embeddings in four dimensions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Moon Duchin, Tufts University |

Tue, May 21 2013, 3:10PM | Heisenberg geometry: Growth and other statistics | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Shravan Kumar, UNC Chapel Hill |

Tue, May 14 2013, 3:10PM | Positivity in T-equivariant K-theory of flag varieties associated to Kac-Moody groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Adam Sikora, SUNY Buffalo |

Tue, Apr 30 2013, 3:10PM | Complete integrability of character varieties of surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas Banchoff, Brown University |

Mon, Apr 22 2013, 4:10PM | Folds, Intersections, and Inflections for Smooth and Polyhedral Surfaces: Distinguishing Cylinders from Moebius Bands | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 16 2013, 3:10PM | Character varieties of 3-manifold groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Harry Baik, Cornell University |

Tue, Apr 9 2013, 3:10PM | Thurston's view on the space of complex polynomials | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Friedrich Wagemann, University of Nantes |

Tue, Mar 19 2013, 3:10PM | Generators for Gelfand-Fuchs cohomology on surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Nathan Ilten, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Mar 12 2013, 3:10PM | Toric degenerations of Fano varieties and connections with mirror symmetry | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Igor Rivin, Temple University |

Mon, Mar 11 2013, 4:10PM | What are random group elements like, and how do you find one? | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Harry Baik, UC Davis and Cornell University |

Tue, Mar 5 2013, 3:10PM | Groups acting on the circle with dense invariant laminations | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Matthew Gill, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Feb 26 2013, 3:10PM | The Chern-Ricci flow | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | János Kollár, Princeton University |

Tue, Feb 19 2013, 4:10PM | The Nash problem for families of arcs | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Denis Auroux, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Feb 12 2013, 3:10PM | Mirror symmetry in complex dimension 1 | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alex Coward, University of Sydney, Australia |

Tue, Feb 5 2013, 3:10PM | Fast normal surface theory | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jerry Kaminker, UC Davis |

Thu, Jan 31 2013, 4:10PM | Algebraic K-theory, regulators and the volume conjecture in knot theory | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Piotr Sułkowski, California Institute of Technology (Physics) and University of Amsterdam |

Tue, Dec 4 2012, 3:10PM | Super A-Polynomials: the Quantized and Categorified Knot Invariants | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Duco van Straten, University of Mainz, Germany, and UC Berkeley |

Tue, Nov 27 2012, 3:10PM | Calabi-Yau conifold expansions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | John Millson, University of Maryland, College Park |

Tue, Nov 20 2012, 3:10PM | The toric geometry of triangulated polygons in Euclidean space | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Yoshizawa |

Tue, Nov 13 2012, 3:10PM | High Distance Heegaard Splittings via Dehn Twists | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bruce Fontaine, MSRI and Cornell University |

Tue, Nov 6 2012, 3:10PM | Rotation and the Satake fiber | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Pranab Sardar, UC Davis |

Tue, Oct 30 2012, 3:10PM | Metric Bundles | |

McHenry 4130 | Geometry/Topology | Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar, Fall 2012 Meeting |

Sat, Oct 6 2012, 10:00AM | Held at UC Santa Cruz | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bruno Benedetti |

Tue, Oct 2 2012, 3:10PM | Metric geometry and the Hirsch conjecture | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Shinpei Baba, Cal Tech |

Tue, Sep 25 2012, 3:10PM | 2π-graftings and complex projective structures | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Igor Rivin, Temple University |

Tue, Jun 19 2012, 11:00AM | The mysteries of (thin and otherwise) groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tao Li, Boston College |

Tue, Jun 5 2012, 3:10PM | Rank vs. Genus | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Scott, University of Michigan |

Tue, Jun 5 2012, 1:10PM | A combinatorial approach to harmonic maps | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ryan Derby-Talbot, Quest University |

Tue, May 29 2012, 1:10PM | Essential surfaces and Dehn filling | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Stanislav Jabuka, University of Nevada, Reno |

Tue, May 22 2012, 3:10PM | Dehn surgery obstructions from Heegaard Floer homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Julian Gold, UC Davis |

Tue, May 15 2012, 3:10PM | A bound for orderings of Reidemeister moves | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Swatee Naik, University of Nevada, Reno |

Tue, May 8 2012, 3:10PM | Knot concordance and symmetries | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Coward, UC Davis |

Tue, May 1 2012, 3:10PM | tba | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Apr 24 2012, 3:10PM | The virtual Haken conjecture | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 17 2012, 3:10PM | Hyperbolic orbifolds and topology of projective varieties | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Nicolaos Kapouleas, Brown University |

Tue, Apr 10 2012, 3:10PM | Gluing constructions for minimal surfaces and self-shrinkers | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | David Hoffman, Stanford University |

Tue, Mar 13 2012, 3:10PM | Higher-genus helicoids in S² × ℝ and in ℝ³ | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Swatee Naik, UN Reno |

Tue, Mar 6 2012, 3:10PM | Knot concordance and symmetries | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Yanir Rubinstein, Stanford |

Tue, Feb 28 2012, 3:10PM | Einstein metrics on Kahler manifolds | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Feb 21 2012, 3:10PM | Virtually special square complexes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Benoit Kloeckner, University of Grenoble |

Tue, Feb 14 2012, 3:10PM | Geometry of Wasserstein spaces: Hadamard spaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Yanir Rubinstein, Stanford |

Sun, Feb 12 2012, 3:10PM | TBA | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | John Pardon, Stanford University |

Tue, Feb 7 2012, 3:10PM | Totally disconnected groups (not) acting on three-manifolds | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Scott Morrison, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Jan 31 2012, 3:10PM | Invariants of 4-manifolds from Khovanov homology | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis |

Tue, Jan 24 2012, 3:10PM | What is an odd Vassiliev invariant, and do they exist? | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Jan 10 2012, 3:10PM | Polyhedral complexes and algebraic geometry | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis |

Fri, Dec 2 2011, 2:10PM | Knottedness is in NP, modulo GRH | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Cornelia Drutu, University of Oxford/MSRI |

Tue, Nov 29 2011, 3:10PM | Equivalent notions of rank for the mapping class groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Shmuel Weinbrger, University of Chicago/MSRI |

Tue, Nov 22 2011, 3:10PM | Poincare duality, aspherical manifolds, and group actions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Zupan, University of Iowa |

Tue, Nov 15 2011, 3:10PM | The pants complex, the dual curve complex, and bridge splittings of knots. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Coward, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 8 2011, 3:10PM | Crossing changes and circular Heegaard splittings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jessica Banks, University of Oxford |

Tue, Oct 25 2011, 3:10PM | The Kakimizu complex of a link | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Cornelia Van Cott, University of San Francisco |

Tue, Oct 18 2011, 3:10PM | Surfaces and iterated Bing doubles | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alain Valette, Unversity of Neuchatel, Switzerland |

Fri, Oct 14 2011, 3:10PM | L^p-compression and equivariant compression for Baumslag-Solitar groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | John Stillwell, University of San Francisco |

Tue, Oct 11 2011, 3:10PM | History of 3-manifolds: Poincaré, Tietze, and Dehn | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Candice Price, University of Iowa |

Tue, Oct 4 2011, 3:10PM | Oriented skein relation and a biological application | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Tony Tromba, UC Santa Cruz |

Tue, Sep 27 2011, 4:10PM | On the Branch Point Problem for Minimal Surfaces | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Hyam Rubinstein, University of Melbourne |

Tue, May 24 2011, 3:10PM | CANCELLED | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | David Dumas, University of Illinois at Chicago |

Thu, May 12 2011, 2:10PM | Intersections in the character variety | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Craig Benham, UC Davis |

Tue, May 3 2011, 3:10PM | DNA Topology and its Roles in Biology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alex Coward, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 26 2011, 3:10PM | TBA | |

Stanford 380 | Geometry/Topology | Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar, UCB, UC Davis, SFSU, UCSC, Stanford |

Sat, Apr 23 2011, 10:00AM | Talks by Guofang Wei (Santa Barbara), David Hoffman (Stanford), Misha Kapovich (UC, Davis). | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eric Babson, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 12 2011, 3:10PM | Random Fundamental Groups | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Rida Farouki, Engineering, UC Davis |

Tue, Mar 29 2011, 3:10PM | Rational rotation-minimizing frames on space curves: theory, algorithms, applications | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kasra Rafi, University of Oklahoma |

Mon, Mar 14 2011, 4:10PM | Hyperbolic properties of the Teichmüller space | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Kapovich, UC Davis |

Mon, Mar 7 2011, 4:10PM | RAAGs in Ham | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Samuel Krushkal, Bar Ilan University |

Mon, Feb 28 2011, 4:10PM | The Grunsky operator, Ahlfors' question and geometry of Teichmuller spaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis |

Mon, Feb 14 2011, 4:10PM | Billiards in regular polygons | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jesse Johnson, Oklahoma State University |

Mon, Feb 7 2011, 4:10PM | Common stabilizations of Heegaard splittings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jian Zhou, Tsinghua University |

Mon, Jan 31 2011, 4:10PM | Local mirror curves and holomorphic disc invariants | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Claudiu Raicu, UC Berkeley |

Mon, Jan 24 2011, 4:10PM | 3x3 Minors of Catalecticants | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Brian Clarke, Stanford |

Mon, Jan 10 2011, 4:10PM | Geodesic distance on the manifold of Riemannian metrics | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Kapovich, UC Davis |

Mon, Jan 10 2011, 3:10PM | Polyhedral complexes and algebraic geometry | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bernd Sturmfels |

Wed, Dec 1 2010, 4:10PM | Quartic Curves and their Bitangents | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eric Bahuaud |

Wed, Nov 17 2010, 4:10PM | Ricci flow for asymptotically hyperbolic metrics | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bruno Benedetti |

Wed, Nov 10 2010, 4:10PM | Shellings, (local) constructions and handle decompositions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dave Auckly |

Wed, Oct 27 2010, 4:10PM | Two-fold branched covers | |

MSRI 0 | Geometry/Topology | Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar at MSRI in Berkeley |

Sat, Oct 23 2010, 10:00AM | Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jonathan Williams |

Wed, Oct 20 2010, 4:10PM | A Reidemeister-Singer conjecture for surface diagrams | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Christian Zickert |

Wed, Oct 13 2010, 4:10PM | The extended Bloch group and representations of 3-manifold groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kate Poirier |

Wed, Oct 6 2010, 4:10PM | String topology & compactified moduli space of Riemann surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Hyam Rubinstein |

Tue, Sep 28 2010, 4:10PM | Thin position for incompressible surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Moore and Rathbun |

Tue, May 11 2010, 4:10PM | ||

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Hao Xu |

Tue, Apr 13 2010, 4:10PM | Mirror symmetry of singularities | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Ozsvath, Columbia University, MSRI |

Tue, Mar 9 2010, 4:10PM | Bordered Heegaard Floer homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | John Etnyre, Georgia Institute of Technology/MSRI |

Tue, Mar 2 2010, 4:10PM | Transverse knots in topology and contact geometry | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Burak Ozbagci, MSRI |

Tue, Feb 23 2010, 4:10PM | A bridge from surface singularities to contact 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dylan Thurston, Columbia University, MSRI |

Tue, Feb 16 2010, 4:10PM | Bordered Heegaard Floer Homology: A Toy Model | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Vera Vertesi, MSRI |

Tue, Feb 9 2010, 4:10PM | Legendrian and Transverse Classification of twist knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Leonid Polterovich, Tel Aviv University, U Chicago and MSRI |

Tue, Feb 2 2010, 4:10PM | Lie quasi-states Abstract: | |

MSRI 0 | Geometry/Topology | MSRI Introductory Workshop: Homology Theories of Knots and Links |

Tue, Jan 26 2010, 4:10PM | A highly recommended one week program at MSRI | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Petra Schwer, Universitaet Muenster |

Tue, Jan 19 2010, 4:10PM | Generalized affine buildings and Base change | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Hyam Rubinstein, the hyperbolic dodecahedral space - answering a computational challenge of Thurs |

Tue, Nov 10 2009, 4:10PM | ||

MSB 0 | Geometry/Topology | Denis Auroux |

Tue, Oct 20 2009, 4:10PM | Fukaya categories of symmetric products and bordered Heegaard-Floer homology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eric Babson, UCDavis |

Tue, Jun 2 2009, 4:10PM | The fundamental groups of random 2-complexes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Rob Kirby, UC Berkeley |

Thu, May 28 2009, 12:10PM | Existence and Uniqueness of Broken Fibrations on all Smooth 4-Manifolds III | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Sergei Merenkov, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign |

Tue, May 19 2009, 4:10PM | Quasi-isometric co-Hopficity for non-topological reasons | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Rob Kirby, UC Berkeley |

Thu, May 14 2009, 12:10PM | Existence and Uniqueness of Broken Fibrations on all Smooth 4-Manifolds II | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ailana Fraser, Univ. British Columbia and Stanford |

Tue, May 12 2009, 4:10PM | Conformal geometry, minimal surfaces, and the Dirichlet-to-Neumann map | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Rob Kirby, UC Berkeley |

Thu, May 7 2009, 12:10PM | Existence and Uniqueness of Broken Fibrations on all Smooth 4-Manifolds I | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Teichner, UC Berkeley |

Tue, May 5 2009, 4:10PM | Intersection theory for Whitney towers | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jerry Kaminker, UC Davis |

Thu, Apr 30 2009, 12:10PM | "C*-algebras in topology and geometry III | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Boris Botvinnik, University of Oregon |

Tue, Apr 28 2009, 4:10PM | Concordance and isotopy of positive scalar curvature metrics | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jerry Kaminker, UC Davis |

Thu, Apr 23 2009, 12:10PM | "C*-algebras in topology and geometry II | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | John Lott, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Apr 21 2009, 4:10PM | Locally collapsed 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jerry Kaminker, UC Davis |

Thu, Apr 16 2009, 12:10PM | C*-algebras in topology and geometry I | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Sean Cleary, City College, CUNY |

Tue, Apr 14 2009, 4:10PM | Almost convexity and tame combing conditions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Tue, Apr 7 2009, 4:10PM | Coherence vs noncoherence | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Abigail Thompson, UC Davis |

Thu, Mar 12 2009, 12:10PM | Curves and Coincidences III | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas Mattman, Chico State University |

Tue, Mar 10 2009, 4:10PM | Commensurability classes of (-2,3,n) -pretzel knots | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Abigail Thompson, UC Davis |

Thu, Mar 5 2009, 12:10PM | Curves and Coincidences II | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Abigail Thompson, UC Davis |

Thu, Feb 26 2009, 4:10PM | Curves and Coincidences | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Burak Ozbagci |

Mon, Feb 23 2009, 4:10PM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Marion Moore, UC Davis |

Thu, Feb 19 2009, 12:10PM | Thin Position | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Marion Moore, UC Davis |

Thu, Feb 12 2009, 12:10PM | Thin Position | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Vera Vertesi, MSRI |

Mon, Feb 9 2009, 4:10PM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Marion Moore, UC Davis |

Thu, Feb 5 2009, 12:10PM | Thin Position | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Coward, UC Davis |

Tue, Feb 3 2009, 4:10PM | Unknotting genus one knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dongseok Kim, UC Davis |

Tue, Jan 27 2009, 4:10PM | Various seifert surfaces of links | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Hass, UC Davis |

Tue, Jan 20 2009, 4:10PM | Lower bounds on the number of Reidemeister moves | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Rohit Thomas, UC Davis |

Thu, Jan 15 2009, 12:10PM | Quantum topology | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Adrian Butscher, Stanford University |

Tue, Jan 13 2009, 4:10PM | Condensing Constant Mean Curvature surfaces in Riemannian manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lucas Sabalka, UC Davis |

Fri, Dec 5 2008, 12:10PM | Braids | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Shinpei Baba, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 25 2008, 4:10PM | Complex projective structures with Schottky holonomy | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lucas Sabalka, UC Davis |

Fri, Nov 21 2008, 12:10PM | Braids | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alice Stevens, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 18 2008, 4:00PM | K-stable equivalence for knots in Heegaard surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lucas Sabalka, UC Davis |

Fri, Nov 14 2008, 12:10PM | Braids | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Loretta Bartolini, Oklahoma State University |

Wed, Nov 5 2008, 4:10PM | One-sided Heegaard splittings of 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dorothy Buck, Imperial College, London |

Tue, Oct 28 2008, 4:10PM | The Topology of DNA-Protein Interactions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Coward, UC Davis |

Tue, Oct 21 2008, 4:10PM | Algorithmically detecting the bridge number of a hyperbolic knot | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jeff Brock, Brown University |

Tue, Oct 14 2008, 4:10PM | Heegaard splittings and hyperbolic geometry | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | David Gay, Cape Town University |

Tue, Oct 7 2008, 4:10PM | Convexity of negative definite symplectic plumbings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Elon Rimon, Technion |

Wed, Jul 9 2008, 4:10PM | C-Space Characterization of Contact Preserving Paths with Application to Tactile-Sensor Based Mobile Robot Navigation | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ken Bromberg, University of Utah |

Wed, May 28 2008, 4:10PM | The convexity of length functions on Fenchel-Nielsen coordinates for Teichmuller space | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lucas Sabalka, Univ Cal Davis |

Wed, May 21 2008, 4:10PM | Navigating blindly | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Zoran Sunic, Texas A&M |

Thu, May 15 2008, 11:00AM | Easy bounds on the growth of Grigorchuk group | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | BATS at Davis, Peter Scott, Univ of Michigan |

Tue, May 13 2008, 4:00PM | Relative JSJ decompositions | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | BATS at Davis, Feng Luo, Rutgers Univ |

Tue, May 13 2008, 2:30PM | Volume and angle structures on 3-manifolds | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Tullia Dymarz, Yale University |

Mon, May 12 2008, 4:10PM | Tukia's theorem and the large scale geometry certain solvable groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Elizabeth Gasparim, University of Edinburgh and UC Berkeley |

Wed, Apr 30 2008, 4:10PM | Nekrasov conjecture for toric varieties | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Joan Licata, Stanford University |

Wed, Apr 23 2008, 4:10PM | Constructing Seifert surfaces from n-bridge link projections | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jennifer Schultens, Univ Cal Davis |

Wed, Apr 16 2008, 4:10PM | Width complexes of knots and 3-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jason Behrstock, Columbia University |

Wed, Apr 9 2008, 4:10PM | Geometry and rigidity of mapping class groups | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Jaejeong Lee, UC Davis |

Wed, Mar 12 2008, 4:10PM | Fundamental domains of convex projective structures | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Richard Montgomery, UC Santa Cruz |

Wed, Mar 5 2008, 4:10PM | A new way to resolve singularities | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Moon Duchin, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 27 2008, 4:10PM | Stars at infinity in Teichmuller space | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Jerry Kaminker, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 20 2008, 4:10PM | Duality for hyperbolic dynamical systems | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 13 2008, 4:10PM | Ends of groups and harmonic functions | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Brian Osserman, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 6 2008, 4:10PM | Components of Hurwitz spaces | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Hass, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 23 2008, 4:10PM | Stabilizations of Heegaard Splittings | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Alexei Zhubr, Komi Science Center, Syktyvkar |

Wed, Jan 16 2008, 4:10PM | On a direct construction of the "exotic" invariant for 6-manifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ilesanmi Adeboye, USC |

Wed, Dec 5 2007, 4:10PM | Volumes of hyperbolic 4-orbifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Shinpei Baba, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 28 2007, 4:10PM | Admissible Decomposition of Complex Projective Structures | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Mike Williams, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 7 2007, 4:10PM | Lens space surgeries and tunnel number one knots | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | David Futer, Michigan State University and MSRI |

Wed, Oct 31 2007, 4:10PM | The volume and Jones polynomial of hyperbolic links | |

MSB 2212 | Geometry/Topology | Kei Nakamura, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 24 2007, 4:10PM | Fox reimbedding and Bing submanifolds | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Pallavi Dani, University of Oklahoma |

Wed, Oct 17 2007, 4:10PM | Super-exponential $2$-dimensional Dehn functions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Nathan Geer, Georgia Tech |

Wed, Oct 10 2007, 4:10PM | Renormalized quantum invariants | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Yvonne Lai, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 3 2007, 4:10PM | An Effective Compactness Theorem | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Jason Starr, Stony Brook University |

Mon, Jul 30 2007, 2:10PM | Rational simple connectedness and Serre's "Conjecture II" | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Mohan Ramachandran, SUNY Buffallo |

Wed, May 30 2007, 4:10PM | Relative ends of Kahler groups and L^2 holomorphic forms | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Robion Kirby, Univ Cal Berkeley |

Wed, May 23 2007, 4:10PM | 4-Manifolds are Broken, Achiral, Lefschetz Fibrations | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Anne Thomas, University of Chicago |

Wed, May 16 2007, 4:10PM | Lattices acting on symmetric polygonal complexes | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Joe Masters, SUNY Buffalo |

Tue, May 8 2007, 11:00AM | 1-relator groups and Heegaard splittings | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michel Boileau, Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse |

Wed, May 2 2007, 4:10PM | On sequences of Riemannian metrics on closed aspherical 3-manifolds | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | BATS at Davis: Craig Hodgson, University of Melbourne |

Tue, Apr 24 2007, 4:10PM | Enumeration and classification of knotted graphs using hyperbolic invariants | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | BATS at Davis: Dmitry Fuchs, UCDavis |

Tue, Apr 24 2007, 2:30PM | decomposition of front diagrams and generating families of functions | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dan Knopf, University of Texas, Austin |

Wed, Apr 18 2007, 4:10PM | Local singularities of Ricci flow | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Sema Salur, SUNY Rochester |

Wed, Apr 11 2007, 4:10PM | Manifolds with Special Holonomy, Calibrations and Dualities | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Igor Rivin, Temple University |

Wed, Apr 4 2007, 4:10PM | Geometry of Polyhedra | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Juan Souto, University of Chicago |

Wed, Mar 7 2007, 4:10PM | Thick hyperbolic 3-manifold whose fundamental group is generated by 3 elements | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eric Rains, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 21 2007, 4:10PM | The cohomology ring of the real locus of the moduli space of punctured spheres | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 14 2007, 4:10PM | Invariants of Legendrian knots and generating families of functions | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Damian Osajda, Wroclaw University |

Tue, Jan 23 2007, 3:10PM | Boundaries of systolic groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dan Knopf, University of Texas, Austin |

Thu, Jan 18 2007, 4:10PM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lucas Sabalka, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 17 2007, 4:10PM | The isomorphism problem for tree braid groups | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 10 2007, 4:10PM | Triangles in path-metric spaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis |

Wed, Dec 6 2006, 4:10PM | From the Mahler conjecture to Gauss linking integrals | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Eric Babson, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 29 2006, 4:10PM | A configuration space of representations | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Mariel Vazquez, San Francisco State University |

Wed, Nov 15 2006, 4:10PM | Topological analysis of Xer site-specific recombination | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Lucas Sabalka, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 8 2006, 4:10PM | Graph braid groups | |

STANFORD 383 | Geometry/Topology | Ciprian Manolescu, Columbia |

Tue, Nov 7 2006, 4:15PM | A combinatorial description of knot Floer homology | |

STANFORD 383 | Geometry/Topology | Eric Babson, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 7 2006, 2:40PM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Nadya Shirokova, Stanford |

Wed, Nov 1 2006, 4:10PM | On the categorification of Vassiliev theory | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Robion Kirby, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Oct 25 2006, 4:10PM | The projective plane, Boy's surface, and everting the 2-sphere. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Matt Kahle, University of Washington |

Wed, Oct 18 2006, 4:10PM | The fundamental group of random 2-dimensional simplicial complexes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Ken Brown, Cornell |

Wed, Oct 11 2006, 4:10PM | The homology of Richard Thompson's group F | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Bronek Wajnryb, Univ Cal Davis |

Wed, May 31 2006, 4:10PM | Diffeomorphism of Complex Algebraic Surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Yves Benoist, Ecole Normale Superieure |

Wed, May 24 2006, 4:10PM | Periodic tilings in real projective geometry | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Uwe Kaiser, Boise State University |

Wed, May 17 2006, 4:10PM | State sums, mapping classes and bracket deformation | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Constantin Teleman, Cambridge University |

Wed, May 10 2006, 4:10PM | The Structure of 2D field Theories | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Brian Munson, Stanford University |

Wed, May 3 2006, 5:10PM | Link maps and linking number | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Henry Segerman, Stanford University |

Wed, Apr 26 2006, 4:10PM | Incompressible Surfaces in Punctured Torus Bundles, and the Ideal Points They Come From | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jesse Johnson, UC Davis |

Wed, Apr 19 2006, 4:10PM | Bridge Number and the Curve Complex | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Helmut Pottman, Vienna University of Technology |

Wed, Apr 12 2006, 4:10PM | Conical Meshes | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Dan Margalit, University of Utah |

Wed, Apr 5 2006, 4:10PM | The Johnson filtration, pseudo-Anosov dilatation, and curve complex translation | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Francois Gueritaud, USC and ENS |

Tue, Apr 4 2006, 4:00PM | Triangulating the convex core of quasifuchsian once-punctured torus groups | |

MSB 1147 | Geometry/Topology | Dan Margalit, University of Utah |

Tue, Apr 4 2006, 2:30PM | Dimension of the Torelli group for Out(F_n) | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kasra Rafi, University of Connecticut |

Wed, Mar 8 2006, 4:10PM | Teichmuller geodeiscs and non-uniquely ergodic foliations. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Kasra Rafi, University of Connecticut |

Wed, Mar 8 2006, 4:10AM | Teichmuller geodeiscs and non-uniquely ergodic foliations. | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Abigail Thompson, UC Davis |

Wed, Mar 1 2006, 4:10PM | 2-parameter width for knots in the 3-sphere | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Swatee Naik, University of Nevada - Reno |

Wed, Feb 22 2006, 4:10PM | Torsion in knot concordance | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Constance Leidy, University of Pennsylvania |

Wed, Feb 15 2006, 4:10PM | Higher-order Alexander invariants of knots, 3-manifolds, and plane algebraic curves | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Yitwah Cheung, San Francisco State University |

Wed, Feb 8 2006, 4:10PM | A genus 2 characterisation of Veech surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Paul Norbury, University of Melbourne |

Wed, Feb 1 2006, 1:10PM | Volumes of moduli spaces of hyperbolic surfaces | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas Mattman, CSU Chico |

Wed, Jan 25 2006, 4:10PM | Boundary slopes (nearly) bound cyclic slopes | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Sean Cleary, CCNY, CUNY |

Wed, Jan 18 2006, 4:10PM | Complexity of languages of geodesics | |

MSB 3106 | Geometry/Topology | Christopher Tuffley, U.C. Davis |

Wed, Jan 11 2006, 4:10PM | Branched covers of S^3 and level structures on the Weierstrass family of cubics | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Motohico Mulase, U.C. Davis |

Wed, Jan 4 2006, 4:10PM | Gromov-Witten invariants, representation theory, and geometry of KdV equations | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | David Futer, Michigan State |

Wed, Dec 14 2005, 4:10PM | Links with no exceptional surgeries | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dan Rutherford, UC Davis |

Wed, Dec 7 2005, 4:10PM | Bennequin numbers, Kauffman polynomials, and rulings | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Robin Wilson, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 30 2005, 4:10PM | Knots with infinitely many distinct Seifert surfaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Robert Lipshitz, Stanford University |

Wed, Nov 16 2005, 4:10PM | Heegaard-Floer homology for manifolds with (parametrized) boundary | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Liz Stanhope, Lewis and Clark College |

Wed, Nov 9 2005, 4:10PM | You can't hear the isotropy type of an orbifold | |

0 | Geometry/Topology | BATS: Bay Area Topology Seminar, Fall Meeting at Stanford |

Tue, Nov 8 2005, 3:15PM | Speakers: Soren Galatius and Walter Neumann | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | David Cimasoni, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Nov 2 2005, 4:10PM | Generalized Seifert surfaces and signatures of colored links | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Ken Baker, U Georgia |

Wed, Oct 26 2005, 4:10PM | Small genus knots in lens spaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Brad Safnuk, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 19 2005, 4:10PM | Intersection Theory on the Moduli Space of Curves | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Young Choi |

Wed, Oct 12 2005, 4:10PM | Comparison of Teichmuller and Lipschitz metrics | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Moon Duchin, UCDavis |

Wed, Oct 5 2005, 4:10PM | Geodesics track random walks in Teichmuller space | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Maggy Tomova, UCD |

Wed, Jun 8 2005, 3:10PM | Alternate Heegaard genus bounds distance | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jesse Johnson, UC Davis |

Wed, Jun 1 2005, 4:10PM | Heegaard Splittings and the Pants Complex | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | John Lott, University of Michigan |

Wed, May 11 2005, 4:10PM | Ricci curvature for metric-measure spaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Scott, University of Michigan |

Wed, Apr 27 2005, 4:10PM | Generalizations of the JSJ decomposition of a 3-manifold | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Tao Li, Oklahoma State University |

Wed, Apr 20 2005, 4:10PM | Heegaard surfaces and measured laminations | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Kamnitzer, UC Berkeley |

Thu, Apr 14 2005, 3:10PM | Mirkovic-Vilonen cycles and polytopes | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jason Manning, Cal Tech |

Wed, Apr 6 2005, 4:10PM | A coarse geometric Dehn surgery theorem | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | William Jaco, Oklahoma State University |

Wed, Mar 16 2005, 4:10AM | Efficient triangulations and finiteness of surfaces in 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Belolipetsky, Hebrew University |

Wed, Mar 9 2005, 4:10PM | Finite groups and hyperbolic manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jennifer Schultens, UC Davis |

Wed, Mar 2 2005, 4:10PM | Thin position of knots and 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Pete Storm, Stanford University |

Wed, Feb 23 2005, 4:10PM | An application of tameness to group theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Nathan Dunfield, CalTech |

Wed, Feb 16 2005, 4:10PM | Does a random 3-manifold fiber over the circle? | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | J. Hyam Rubinstein, University of Melbourne |

Wed, Feb 9 2005, 5:10PM | `Most' irreducible 3-manifolds contain incompressible surfaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | J. Hyam Rubinstein, Melbourne University, Australia |

Wed, Feb 2 2005, 4:10PM | Taut and Angle structures for ideal triangulations of 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Julia Viro, Uppsala universitet |

Wed, Jan 26 2005, 3:10PM | Lines and circles meeting links | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Danny Calegari, CalTech |

Wed, Jan 19 2005, 4:10PM | Shrinkwrapping, and the tameness of hyperbolic 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Suhyoung Choi, KAIST, Korea |

Fri, Jan 14 2005, 4:10PM | Marden's conjecture for hyperbolic 3-manifolds and 2-convexity | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle |

Wed, Dec 8 2004, 4:10PM | Rank and Heegaard genus of arithmetic 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Elizabeth Klodginski, UC Davis |

Wed, Dec 1 2004, 4:10PM | Totally Geodesic Surfaces and Hyperbolic Knot Complements | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 24 2004, 4:10PM | Rasmussen's combinatorial proof of the Milnor conjecture | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Genevieve Walsh, University of Texas, Austin |

Wed, Nov 17 2004, 4:10PM | Virtually Haken fillings of knot complements | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas Mattman, CSU Chico |

Tue, Nov 16 2004, 2:10PM | Exceptional Surgery and Boundary Slopes | |

Stanford Mat 383 | Geometry/Topology | Bay Area Topology Seminar, Fall meeting at Stanford |

Tue, Nov 9 2004, 2:30PM | Speakers: Brian Munson, Stanford and Tim Cochran, Rice University | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Kapovich, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 3 2004, 4:10PM | Cohomological dimension and critical exponent of Kleinian groups | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Martin Scharlemann, UCSB |

Tue, Oct 26 2004, 2:10PM | Proximity in the curve complex: boundary reduction and bicompressible surfaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 20 2004, 4:10PM | Legendrian Knots | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 20 2004, 4:10PM | Legendrian Knots | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Carol Gee, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 13 2004, 4:10PM | Strong S-equivalence of ordered links | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Weimin Chen, Tulane |

Wed, Jun 9 2004, 2:10PM | Smooth s-cobordisms of elliptic 3-manifolds. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Kasra Rafi, UC Santa Barbara |

Wed, Jun 2 2004, 4:10PM | TBA | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Lewis Bowen, UC DAVIS |

Wed, May 26 2004, 4:10PM | On the Gromov Norm | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Oleg Viro, MSRI and Uppsala Universitet, Sweden |

Wed, May 19 2004, 4:10PM | Real algebraic link theories | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jon Wolfson, Stanford University and Michigan State University |

Wed, May 12 2004, 4:10PM | Area Minimizers and Calibrated Surfaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Sergio Fenley, Florida State University |

Wed, May 5 2004, 4:10PM | 3-manifolds, essential laminations and group actions | |

Mathematics 693 | Geometry/Topology | Bay Area Topology Seminar, Spring meeting in Davis |

Tue, May 4 2004, 2:30PM | Speakers: 2:30 Darren Long, UCSB and 4:10 Howard Masur, Univ. Illinois at Chicago | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Nabutovsky, Penn State University and University of Toronto |

Wed, Apr 28 2004, 4:10PM | The length of a shortest closed geodesic and related problems | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas Fiedler, MSRI |

Wed, Apr 14 2004, 4:10PM | A new approach to knot theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Joel Kamnitzer, UC Berkeley |

Mon, Apr 12 2004, 12:00AM | TBA | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Selman Akbulut, MSRI and Michigan State University |

Wed, Apr 7 2004, 4:10PM | Calibrated Manifolds and Gauge Theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Yo'av Rieck, University of Arkansas |

Wed, Mar 10 2004, 4:10PM | Simple geodesics on a hyperbolic surface (a new proof of McShane's Theorem) | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Yuanan Diao, UNC Charlotte |

Wed, Mar 3 2004, 4:10PM | The Additivity of Crossing Numbers | |

Mathematics 0 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol and Francis Bonahon, Stanford Meeting |

Tue, Feb 24 2004, 2:00PM | Bay Area Topology Seminar | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mark Sapir, Vanderbilt University |

Wed, Feb 18 2004, 3:10AM | Asymptotic cones and relatively hyperbolic groups | |

Kerr 0 | Geometry/Topology | Mark Sapir, Vanderbilt University |

Wed, Feb 18 2004, 3:10AM | Asymptotic cones and relatively hyperbolic groups | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Charlie Frohman, University of Iowa |

Wed, Feb 4 2004, 3:10PM | Natural Volumes on Character Varieties and the Turaev-Viro invariant at level Infinity | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | John Millson, University of Maryland |

Wed, Jan 21 2004, 3:10PM | The cohomology with local coefficients of compact hyperbolic manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Jerdonek, UCD |

Wed, Jan 14 2004, 5:10PM | A Canonical Euclidean Metric for Hyperbolic Surfaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Robert Scharein, Simon Fraser University |

Thu, Dec 11 2003, 4:10PM | On Knotting with KnotPlot | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Anton Petrunin, Penn State University |

Wed, Nov 26 2003, 4:10PM | Some applications of the method of "gradient push" | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Elizabeth Klodginski, UCD |

Wed, Nov 19 2003, 4:10PM | Essential surfaces in 3-manifolds which fiber over the circle | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Paul Norbury, University of Melbourne |

Wed, Nov 12 2003, 4:10PM | Closed geodesics on incomplete surfaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Rob Kusner, U of Massachusetts at Amherst |

Wed, Nov 5 2003, 4:10PM | Criticality for Ropelength of Knots and Links | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Saul Schleimer, U of Illinois, Chicago |

Wed, Oct 29 2003, 4:10PM | The disjoint curve property | |

Evans Hall, 939 | Geometry/Topology | BATS (Bay Area Topology Seminar), Fall Meeting at UC Berkeley |

Tue, Oct 21 2003, 2:30PM | Speakers: Michael Kapovich and Dev Sinha | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Misha Kapovich, UCD |

Wed, Oct 15 2003, 4:10PM | Geometrization conjecture and Ricci flow, after Hamilton and Perelman | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Aaron Abrams, University of Georgia |

Wed, Oct 8 2003, 4:10PM | Configurations, Coordination, and Curvature | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Tuffley, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 1 2003, 4:10PM | Connectivity of finite subset spaces | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Hugh Howards, Wake Forest University |

Wed, Sep 24 2003, 4:10PM | Round Brunnian Links | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Herbert Edelsbrunner, Dept. of Computer Science, Duke University |

Wed, Jun 11 2003, 4:10PM | Jacobi sets for multiple Morse functions | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Lewis Bowen, UC Davis |

Wed, Jun 4 2003, 4:10PM | Periodicity and Circle Packing in the Hyperbolic Plane | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Slava Matveyev, UC Davis |

Wed, May 28 2003, 4:10PM | Fillable Contact Structures | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Lewis Bowen, UC Davis |

Wed, May 21 2003, 4:10PM | Periodicity and Circle Packing in the Hyperbolic Plane | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov, UC Davis |

Wed, May 14 2003, 4:10PM | Homological Algebra and Braid Group Actions | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Martin Scharlemann, UC Santa Barbara |

Wed, May 7 2003, 4:10PM | Heegaard splittings of 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Bernardo Uribe, Max Planck Institut fuer Mathematik Bonn |

Wed, May 7 2003, 12:10PM | Gerbes over orbifolds and twisted K-theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Gunnar Carlsson, Stanford University |

Tue, May 6 2003, 4:30PM | Homology as a tool for shape description and feature recognition | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Martin Scharlemann, UC Santa Barbara |

Tue, May 6 2003, 3:10PM | 3-manifolds with planar presentations and the width of satellite knots | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Slava Matveyev, UC Davis |

Wed, Apr 30 2003, 4:10PM | Fillable Contact Structures | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Peter Scott, University of Michigan |

Wed, Apr 23 2003, 4:10PM | Canonical Decompositions of groups and manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Thomas W. Mattman, Cal. State Chico |

Wed, Apr 16 2003, 4:10PM | Finite and cyclic surgeries on pretzel knots | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Kasra Rafi, UC Santa Barbara |

Fri, Apr 11 2003, 4:10PM | Cobounded geodesics in Tiechmuller space | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Tuffley, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Apr 9 2003, 4:10PM | Finite subset spaces of the circle | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Genevieve Walsh, UC Davis |

Wed, Mar 5 2003, 4:10PM | Incompressible surfaces in dihedral link complements | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Liat Kessler, Hebrew University (visiting UCD) |

Wed, Feb 5 2003, 4:10PM | Holomorphic shadows in the eyes of model theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Sean Cleary, City College of New York |

Thu, Jan 23 2003, 3:10PM | Some metric properties of Thompson's group F | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Tuffley, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 1 2003, 4:10PM | ||

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Khovanov, UC Davis |

Wed, Dec 4 2002, 4:10PM | SL_3 homology | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 20 2002, 4:10PM | Quillenizations and Bordisms | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Hutchings, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Nov 13 2002, 4:10PM | Rounding corners of polygons and the embedded contact homology of T^3 | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Jerdonek, UC Davis |

Tue, Nov 5 2002, 4:10PM | Algebraic and Geometric Girth | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Herald, University of Nevada, Reno |

Wed, Oct 30 2002, 4:10PM | The integer valued SU(3) Casson invariant for Brieskorn spheres. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Lewis Bowen, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 23 2002, 4:10PM | Probabilistic techniques in packing theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Lewis Bowen, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 23 2002, 12:00AM | Probabilistic techniques in packing theory | |

Evans Hall, 0 | Geometry/Topology | Bay Area Topology Seminar - Jt with Berkeley and Stanford |

Tue, Oct 15 2002, 12:00AM | ||

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Motohico Mulase, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 9 2002, 4:10PM | Counting the number of representations of a surface group | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Robin Endelman, University of Cincinnati |

Mon, Jun 10 2002, 4:10PM | Degenerations of elliptic solutions to the Yang-Baxter equation | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis |

Wed, May 29 2002, 4:10PM | Fat cellulations of the 3-sphere | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | G. Walsh, K. Hartshorn, UC Davis |

Mon, May 13 2002, 1:10PM | BATS warm-up talks | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis |

Wed, May 8 2002, 4:10PM | TBA | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Rostislav Matveyev, UC Davis |

Wed, May 1 2002, 4:10PM | On Stein Fillings of a Contact 3-Manifold | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Brad Ballinger, UC Davis |

Wed, Apr 24 2002, 4:10PM | Convexifying Polygons in R^2 | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Biao Wang, UC Davis |

Wed, Mar 6 2002, 4:10PM | 3-dimensional orbifolds and cone manifolds V | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Terk Patel, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 20 2002, 4:10PM | 3-dimensional manifolds and cone manifolds IV | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Sunny Fawcett, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 13 2002, 4:10PM | 3-dimensional manifolds and cone manifolds III | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Gregor Masbaum, Institut de Math |

Tue, Feb 12 2002, 2:10PM | Alexander-Conway Polynomial, Milnor numbers, and a new Matrix-Tree Theorem | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Genevieve Walsh, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 23 2002, 4:10PM | 3-dimensional orbifolds & cone manifolds, II | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Abby Thompson, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 16 2002, 4:10PM | Reading seminar/ 3-dimensional orbifolds & cone manifolds part 1 | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | A. Thompson, UC Davis |

Wed, Jan 9 2002, 4:10PM | Topology/Geometry Seminar Organizational Meeting | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Krystyna Kuperberg, Auburn University |

Fri, Jan 4 2002, 4:10PM | Knotted Minimal Trees | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Jerdonek, UC Davis |

Wed, Dec 5 2001, 4:10PM | Low complexity Heegaard splittings | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Charles Livingston, Indiana University and UC Berkeley |

Wed, Nov 28 2001, 4:10PM | A second order linking invariant | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Abby Thompson, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 14 2001, 4:10PM | Invariants of immersed curves in the projective plane | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Peter J. Giblin, University of Liverpool |

Fri, Nov 9 2001, 3:10PM | Variants of the Symmetry Set and Medial Axis | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Tom Coates, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Nov 7 2001, 4:10PM | A new proof of the mirror theorem | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Genevieve Walsh, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 31 2001, 4:10PM | The Window of a Hyperbolic Manifold | |

Evans, UCB 334 | Geometry/Topology | Edward Goldstein, Stanford |

Tue, Oct 23 2001, 4:15PM | Construction and global properties of minimal Lagrangian sub-manifolds in Kahler-Einstein manifolds | |

Evans,UCB 334 | Geometry/Topology | Ralph Cohen, Stanford |

Tue, Oct 23 2001, 2:30PM | Conformal field theory and duality properties of loop spaces | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Allen Knutson, UC Berkeley |

Thu, Oct 18 2001, 3:10PM | Puzzles compute (equivariant) Schubert calculus on Grassmanians | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Andrew Waldron, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 10 2001, 4:10PM | Supermembranes and Exceptional Theta Series | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Dror Bar-Natan |

Mon, Aug 13 2001, 2:00PM | Algebraic Structures on Spaces of Knots | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Mueger, MSRI |

Wed, May 30 2001, 4:10PM | On quantum doubles and Frobenius algebras | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Movshev, UC Davis |

Wed, May 23 2001, 4:10PM | Combinatorics of moduli space of holomorphic curves | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Paul Seidel, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris |

Fri, May 11 2001, 2:10PM | Real and complex Morse theory in dimension 2 | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Albert Schwarz, UC Davis |

Wed, May 9 2001, 4:10PM | Theta-functions on noncommutative tori | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Justin Roberts, UC San Diego |

Tue, Apr 24 2001, 3:10PM | Rozansky-Witten theory | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UCD |

Wed, Apr 18 2001, 4:10PM | The theta invariant of homology 3-spheres | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov, UC Davis |

Wed, Apr 11 2001, 4:10PM | A functor-valued invariant of tangles II | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov, UC Davis |

Wed, Apr 4 2001, 4:10PM | A functor-valued invariant of tangles I | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jorgen Andersen, MSRI |

Tue, Mar 13 2001, 2:10PM | The gauge theory construction of TQFT's and the asymptotic expansion conjecture. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Alexander Postnikov, University of California, Berkeley |

Tue, Feb 27 2001, 2:10PM | Littlewood-Richardson coefficients via Yang-Baxter equation | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Hutchings, Stanford University |

Tue, Feb 20 2001, 2:10PM | Periodic Floer homology | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Hutchings, Stanford University |

Tue, Feb 20 2001, 2:10AM | TBA | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov |

Tue, Jan 30 2001, 2:10AM | The McKay correspondence II | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov |

Tue, Jan 30 2001, 2:10AM | The McKay correspondence II | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Mikhail Khovanov |

Tue, Jan 23 2001, 2:10AM | The McKay correspondence | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Jerdonek, UCD Mathematics |

Tue, Dec 5 2000, 2:10PM | Automating the Braid Groups | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Genevieve Walsh, UC Davis Mathematics |

Tue, Nov 21 2000, 2:00PM | Incompressible surfaces and algebraic varieties after Culler and Shalen, I | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Alex Barchechat,, UC Davis Mathematics |

Tue, Nov 14 2000, 2:00PM | Introduction to trees and how they relate to 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Dongseok Kim, UC Davis Mathematics |

Tue, Nov 7 2000, 2:00PM | Property P | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Daciana Bochis, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain |

Tue, Oct 31 2000, 2:00PM | On the number of faces of three-dimensional Dirichlet stereohedra | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, UC Davis Mathematics |

Tue, Oct 24 2000, 2:00PM | Defining optimal packings and coverings with the aid of topology | |

Kerr 593 | Geometry/Topology | Kevin Hartshorn |

Tue, Oct 10 2000, 2:00PM | TBA | |

Kerr 493 | Geometry/Topology | Aaron Abrams, U.C.Berkeley |

Wed, Jun 14 2000, 4:10PM | Configuration spaces and braid groups of graphs | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dmitry Fuchs, UC Davis, Mathematics |

Wed, May 31 2000, 4:10PM | New invariants of Legendrian knots: a diagrammatic approach. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jason Ribando |

Wed, May 24 2000, 4:10PM | Gale Transform Techniques for Efficient Triangulations of $n$-Cubes | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Hyam Rubinstein, AIM, Stanford and University of Melbourne |

Tue, May 2 2000, 4:15PM | Constructing singular incompressible surfaces from Heegaard splittings of 3-manifolds. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Howard Masur, University of Illinois at Chicago and UC Berkeley |

Tue, May 2 2000, 2:30PM | Word processing in the mapping class group of a surface | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jeff Brock, Mathematics, Stanford University |

Thu, Apr 13 2000, 4:10PM | The Weil-Petersson metric, pairs of pants, and convex core volume. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Selman Akbalut, MSRI and Michigan State University |

Fri, Apr 7 2000, 4:10PM | ||

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Isabella Novik, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Mar 8 2000, 4:10PM | Upper Bound Theorems for simplicial manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Stephen Bigelow, University of California, Berkeley |

Mon, Feb 28 2000, 4:10PM | Representations of braid groups | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dr. Mikhail Khovanov, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 23 2000, 4:10PM | [continued] Braid group actions in homotopy categories. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Dr. Mikhail Khovanov, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 16 2000, 4:10PM | Braid group actions in homotopy categories. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Stephen Bigelow, Mathematics, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Jan 26 2000, 4:10PM | A faithful representation of the braid groups | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Tao Li, Cal Tech |

Wed, Jan 12 2000, 3:10PM | Immersed surfaces in 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Diane Maclagan, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Dec 8 1999, 4:10PM | Combinatorics of the toric Hilbert scheme | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Yael Karshon, Hebrew University and UC Berkeley |

Wed, Dec 1 1999, 4:10PM | Hamiltonian torus actions | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Chris Jerdonek, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 17 1999, 4:10PM | Length and the Gromov Norm of a 3-manifold | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Serkan Hosten, George Mason University |

Wed, Nov 10 1999, 4:10PM | Associated primes of toric initial ideals | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Greg Kuperberg, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Nov 3 1999, 4:10PM | Perturbative 3-manifold invariants by cut-and-paste topology | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Frank Sottile, Univ of Massachussettes Amherst-Univ of Wisconsin Madison |

Wed, Oct 27 1999, 4:10PM | Maximally inflected real rational curves | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Rida Farouki, Dept of Mech Engr, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 20 1999, 4:10PM | Designing curves with complex numbers | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jesus De Loera, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 13 1999, 4:10PM | Minimal and Maximal triangulations of Convex Polytopes. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Rita Gitik, Michigan |

Wed, Oct 6 1999, 4:10PM | Tameness and the Geodesic Cores of Subgroups. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Maike Meyer, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Jun 9 1999, 4:10PM | Chekanov-Eliashberg Invariants and Transverse Approximations of Legendrian Knots | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Vinay Kathotia, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Jun 2 1999, 4:10PM | The Campbell-Baker-Hausdorff Formula, A Graphical Calculus, and Iterated Integrals. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | B. Dubrovin, SISSA, Trieste and MSRI, Berkeley |

Wed, May 26 1999, 4:10PM | Coxeter groups and Frobenius manifolds. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Hiroshi Goda, UCD and Kobe University |

Wed, May 19 1999, 4:10PM | Almost alternating diagrams and fibered links in the 3-sphere. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Sean Cleary, CSU Fresno |

Wed, May 12 1999, 4:10PM | Quasisometric Embedding Properties of Various Thompson's Groups. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Nathan Dunfield, University of Chicago |

Tue, May 11 1999, 4:15PM | Cyclic surgery and volume rigidity for hyperbolic manifolds. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Hutchings, Stanford University |

Tue, May 11 1999, 2:45PM | Elementary dynamics related to 3-dimensional Seiberg-Witten theory. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Jeff Brock, Stanford University |

Wed, May 5 1999, 4:10PM | Boundaries of Teichmuller spaces and end-invariants for hyperbolic 3-manifolds. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Apr 21 1999, 4:10PM | Volumes of hyperbolic Haken 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Bryan Mosher, University of Michigan |

Wed, Feb 24 1999, 4:10PM | Automatic groups and displacement estimates for hyperbolic manifolds. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Feb 17 1999, 4:10PM | Subgroup separablility for the Bianchi groups. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Martin Scharlemann, UCSB |

Wed, Feb 10 1999, 4:10PM | The structure of a solvmanifold's Heegaard splittings (Joint with Daryl Cooper) | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | David Bachman, UT Austin |

Wed, Jan 20 1999, 4:10PM | Toward a PL Theory of Higher Index Minimal Surfaces. | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Michael Sullivan, Stanford University |

Wed, Jan 6 1999, 4:10PM | Whitehead Torsion for Floer Homology | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Lorraine Farrell, . |

Wed, Dec 2 1998, 4:10PM | The Lickorish Twist Theorem | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Prof. Jennifer Taback, UC Berkeley |

Wed, Nov 11 1998, 4:10PM | Quasi-isometric rigidity and the geometry of PSL2(Z[1/p]) | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | D. Calegari, U C Berkeley |

Wed, Nov 4 1998, 4:10PM | R-covered foliations of 3-manifolds | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Ian Agol, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 21 1998, 4:10PM | Bounds on Dehn filling and handle addition | |

Kerr 693 | Geometry/Topology | Professor Hiroshi Goda, Mathematics, UC Davis |

Wed, Oct 14 1998, 4:10PM | On tangle decompositions of tunnel number one links | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jeff Brock, Brown University |

Tue, Oct 14 0008, 4:10PM | TBA | |

MSB 2112 | Geometry/Topology | Jeff Brock, Brown University |

Sat, Oct 14 0000, 4:10PM | TBA |