Special classes of simplicial complexes (chessboard, `unavoidableâ€™, threshold, `simple gamesâ€™, etc.) play a central role in applications of algebraic topology in discrete geometry and combinatorics.

# Algebraic Topology Seminar

Organizer(s):

For more information on this seminar, contact William Browder or Tony Bahri (Rider).

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October 27, 2016

3:00pm - 4:00pm

##### Topology and Combinatorics of 'unavoidable' complexes and the family tree of the Van Kampen-Flores theorem

Location

Fine Hall 322

Speaker: Rade Zivaljevic,

Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Belgrade

Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Belgrade

February 9, 2017

3:00pm - 4:00pm

##### TBA - Mahmoud Zeinalian

Location

Fine Hall 322

Speaker: Mahmoud Zeinalian,

CUNY

CUNY

February 16, 2017

3:00pm - 4:00pm

##### TBD - Byungdo Park

Location

Fine Hall 322

Speaker: Byungdo Park,

CUNY, Graduate Center

CUNY, Graduate Center

February 23, 2017

3:00pm - 4:00pm

##### TBD - Mentor Stafa

Location

Fine Hall 322

Speaker: Mentor Stafa,

IUPUI

IUPUI

March 2, 2017

3:00pm - 4:00pm

##### TBA - Mark McConnell

Location

Fine Hall 322

Speaker: Mark McConnell,

Princeton University

Princeton University