Caltech Geometry and Topology Seminar


Organizer: Qiongling Li ([at]gmail[dot]com)

The Geometry and Topology seminar meets on Fridays in Room 104, Math Department (Building 15) from 3pm to 5pm, unless noted otherwise (in red).

Click on the title of a talk for the abstract (if available).

Other seminars. The math department website.

2017 Fall Term

September 29 Daniele Alessandrini (University of Heidelberg) Geometric Structures with Quasi-Hitchin Holonomy
October 6 Kyle Hayden (Boston College) Complex curves through a contact lens
October 13 Andrew Zimmer (William & Mary) Projective Anosov representations and convex cocompact actions
October 20 Linh Truong (Columbia University) Concordance invariants from truncated Heegaard Floer homology
October 27 Tian Yang (Texas A&M University) Volume conjectures for Reshetikhin-Turaev and Turaev-Viro invariants
November 3 David Gabai (Princeton) The 4-Dimensional Light Bulb Theorem
November 6 (Monday)
4pm - 6pm
LA Joint Topology Seminar
November 7 (Tuesday)
2:45pm - 3:45pm
Room 104
Jenny Wilson (Stanford) Stability in the homology of configuration spaces
November 8 (Wednesday)
3:15pm - 5:15pm
Room 104
Francis Bonahon (USC) A Thurston boundary for the Teichm├╝ller space of an infinite Riemann surface
November 17 Artem Kotelskiy (Princeton) Bordered theory for pillowcase homology
November 20 (Monday)
4pm - 6pm
LA Joint Topology Seminar
November 24 Thanksgiving holiday
December 1 No schedule
December 4 (Monday)
4pm - 6pm
201 E Bridge
LA Joint Topology Seminar
December 8 Jonah Gaster (McGill University)

2018 Winter Term

January 5 No schedule
January 12 R.Inanc Baykur (University of Massachusetts)
January 19 Nicholas G. Vlamis (University of Michigan)
January 26 Zeno Huang (CUNY)
February 2 Weixu Su (Fudan University)
February 9 Alastair Fletcher (Northern Illinois University)
February 16 Franco Vargas Pallete (Berkeley)
February 23 Ken Baker (University of Miami)
March 2 Michelle Chu (UT Austin)
March 9
March 16 Lisa Piccirillo (UT Austin)

2018 Spring Term

April 6
April 13
April 20 Adam Levine (Duke)
April 27
May 4
May 11
May 18
May 25 Rita Gitik´╝łUniversity of Michigan)
June 1
June 8
June 15