Yale Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Spring 2015

The Yale Algebraic Geometry seminar meets weekly on Thursdays 4:30 - 5:30 in DL 431. Afterward, we usually go to dinner with the speaker at a local restaurant.

Organizers: Asher Auel, José González, Nathan Kaplan, and Sam Payne,

Consider attending AGNES at Boston College in Spring 2015.

Jan 22
DL 431
Brian Lehmann
Positivity of cycles and asymptotic invariants
We are starting 30 minutes early!
Jan 22
David Mumford Special event!
The Art of the Equation
Exhibition of prints at the Yale University Art Gallery
Jan 29 Dawei Chen Effective divisors on moduli spaces of curves
Feb 5 José González The moduli space of stable n-pointed genus 0 curves is not a Mori Dream Space when n is at least 13
Feb 12 Qile Chen The decomposition formula for log Gromov-Witten invariants
Feb 19 No seminar: Christopher Hacon speaking in New York
Feb 26 Ronen Mukamel
Joint with Geometry and Topology Seminar
Mar 4
LOM 215
Christian Schnell
Generic vanishing and compact Kähler manifolds
Non-standard meeting time!
Mar 5 Radu Laza Moduli of degree 4 K3 surfaces revisited
Talk canceled due to snow storm!
Mar 12 No seminar: Spring break
Mar 19 No seminar: Spring break
Apr 2 Andrew Obus Minimizing wild ramification slopes on Berkovich disks
Apr 9 Christian Böhning Dynamical degrees of birational self-maps of cubic fourfolds
Apr 16
DL 431

Ivan Loseu
Tif Shen

Classification of Procesi bundles
Tropical abelian varieties and Lefschetz hyperplane theorem
Apr 23 Paul Hacking Theta functions for K3 surfaces
Apr 30 What is BATMOBYLE?

This seminar has previously run in Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, and Fall 2014.