Algebraic Geometry Seminar

The Algebraic Geometry Seminar features talks on all branches of algebraic geometry, as well as related research fields including, and not limited to: number theory, complex geometry, and differential geometry.

Organizer(s): 

For more information about this seminar, contact June Huh or Yuchen Liu.

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March 28, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Rational curves in projective space with fixed normal bundle

Given a fixed vector bundle E on P^1, one can ask: what is the moduli space of rational curves in P^n with normal bundle E?

Location
Fine Hall 322
Speaker: Eric Riedl ,
University of Illinois at Chicago
April 4, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Noah Giansiracusa
Location
Fine Hall 322
Speaker: Noah Giansiracusa ,
Swarthmore College
April 11, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Linquan Ma
Location
Fine Hall 322
Speaker: Linquan Ma ,
University of Utah
April 18, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Secant varieties of Veronese embeddings

Given a projective variety X over a field of characteristic 0, and a positive integer r, we study the rth secant variety of Veronese re-embeddings of X.

Location
Fine Hall 322
Speaker: Steven Sam ,
University of Wisconsin, Madison
April 25, 2017
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Inna Zakharevich
Location
Fine Hall 322
Speaker: Inna Zakharevich ,
Cornell University