Seminar: Yale Algebraic and Tropical Geometry

Fall 2018

The Yale Algebraic and Tropical Geometry seminar meets biweekly on Thursdays for two talks from 3:00 - 4:00 pm in LOM 202 and then again from 4:15 - 5:15 in DL 431. Afterward, we usually go to dinner with the speaker at a local restaurant.

Organizers: Asher Auel, Yuchen Liu, and Kalina Mincheva.

Attend AGNES at Brown on the weekend of September 21 - 23, 2018.

Sep 13 Yuchen Liu Compact moduli space of plane curves via K-stability
Sep 21-23 AGNES at Brown
Oct 11 Ziquan Zhuang
Daniel Litt
Birational superrigidity and K-stability
Monodromy representations and arithmetic
Oct 18 No seminar: Fall Break
Oct 25 Jeremy Usatine

Jingjun Han

Hyperplane arrangements and compactifying the Milnor fiber
Birational boundedness of rationally connected klt Calabi-Yau 3-folds
Nov 07 Gonçalo Tabuada
Noncommutative motives
Nov 08 Gonçalo Tabuada A noncommutative approach to the celebrated conjectures of Grothendieck, Voevodsky, and Tate
Nov 15 Dave Perkinson Enumerating linear systems on graphs
Joint with Combinatorics Seminar
Nov 22 No seminar: Thanksgiving Break
Nov 29 What is BATMOBYLE?

This seminar has previously run in Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, and Spring 2018.