UC Berkeley

Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar


Fall 2018

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

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   5:00PM Lynn Chua Schottky Algorithms: Classical meets Tropical
09/04  3:45PM Eric Larson The maximal rank conjecture (Part I)
           5:00PM Eric Larson The maximal rank conjecture (Part II)
09/11  3:45PM Frank-Olaf Schreyer The geometry of moduli spaces of curves
           5:00PM Brian Osserman The strong maximal rank conjecture and moduli spaces of curves
09/18  3:45PM Frank Schreyer Curves of genus 11 with several maps of degree 6 to P^1
           5:00PM Mengyuan Zhang Curves on surfaces with ordinary singularities in P^3
09/25  3:45PM Samuel Payne Effectivity of Farkas classes and the Kodaira dimensions of M_22 and M_23
           5:00PM Pablo Solis Natural Cohomology on P1 x P1
10/02    n/a No seminar
10/23  3:45PM Bernd Sturmfels Moment Varieties of Measures on Polytopes
           3:45PM Bernd Sturmfels Moment Varieties of Measures on Polytopes
           5:00PM Robert Walker Tensor-Multinomial Sums of Ideals and Applications
10/29  3:45PM Ritvik Ramkumar The Hilbert scheme of a pair of linear spaces and Mori dream spaces
11/06    No seminar
11/20  3:45PM David Eisenbud Some basic homological constructions
           5:00PM Christopher Eur Degenerations and intersection theory in tropical and toric geometry
11/27  3:45PM Fu Liu Ehrhart positivity and McMullen's formula
           5:00PM Ben Wormleighton Canonical strip hypotheses for orbifolds