UC Berkeley

Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar


Fall 2014

Tuesdays, 3:45-6:00
939 Evans Hall
Organized by David Eisenbud

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09/02  3:45PM Brian Osserman Recent progress on limit linear series
           5:00PM Ziv Ran Deformations of Complex Poisson manifolds and their Lagrangian Submanifolds
09/23  3:45PM Hai Long Dao On limits in commutative algebra
           5:00PM Frank-Olaf Schreyer Tate resolution on products of projective spaces
10/14  3:45PM Brendan Hassett Families of fibrations of del Pezzo surfaces
           5:00PM Brooke Ullery Normality of Secant Varieties
10/21  3:45PM Volkmar Welker Betti numbers of barycentric and edgewise subdivisions
           5:00PM N/A No talk at 5pm
10/28  3:45PM Jesse Burke Higher Homotopies and Golod Rings
           5:00PM Justin Chen The Green-Lazarsfeld Gonality Conjecture (after Ein-Lazarsfeld)
11/04  3:45PM B. Purnaprajna Geometry of varieties of general type
           5:00PM Hirotachi Abo Hunting for secant varieties with unexpected dimensions
11/25  3:45PM Bernd Sturmfels The Hurwitz Form of a Projective Variety
           3:45PM Bernd Sturmfels The Hurwitz Form of a Projective Variety
           5:00PM Winfried Bruns Maximal minors and linear powers
           5:00PM Winfried Bruns Maximal minors and linear powers
12/09  1:30PM Hai Long Dao Endomorphism rings and non-commutative resolution of singularities
           2:45PM J.M. Landsberg From matrix rigidity to intersection theory; or how I convinced Paolo Aluffi to work on a question in complexity theory