September 30
 Tengren Zhang (Caltech) 
Positively ratioed representations

October 7 3.30pm  5.30pm
 BoGwang Jeon (Columbia University) 
The unlikely intersection theory and the cosmetic surgery Conjecture

October 14
 Boyu Zhang (Harvard University) 
A monopole invariant for foliations without transverse measure

October 17 4pm  6pm Caltech
 LA Joint Topology Seminar 

October 21
 Hrant Hakobyan (Kansas State
University) 
Limits of geodesics in the universal Teichmuller space

October 28
 William Ballinger (Caltech) Tynan Ochse (Caltech) 
Realization of integer manifolds by integer surgery

October 31 4pm  6pm USC
 LA Joint Topology Seminar 

November 4
 Matthieu Astorg (University of Orleans) 
Summability condition and rigidity for finite type maps

November 7 4pm  6pm UCLA
 LA Joint Topology Seminar 

November 11
 Jeremy Toulisse (University of Southern California) 
The geometry of maximal representations in SO(2,3)

November 18
 Irving Dai (Princeton University) 
On the Pin(2)equivariant monopole Floer homology of plumbed 3manifolds

December 2
 David Dumas (University of Illinois at Chicago) 
Coarse and fine geometry of the Thurston metric
