UC Berkeley

Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar


Fall 2008

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

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09/02  3:45PM David Eisenbud Assymptotic Regularity: Are we almost there (at infinity) yet?
           5:00PM Morgan Brown Beauville, Complex Algebraic Surfaces, Ch I
09/09  3:45PM Mauricio Velasco The Cox rings of big anticanonical rational surfaces
09/16  5:00PM Olga Holtz Zonotopal Algebra, Analysis and Combinatorics
09/23  3:45PM Bernd Sturmfels Convex Algebraic Geometry
09/30  3:45PM Frank-Olaf Schreyer Exceptional Steward-Gough platforms of geometric genus 7
10/07  3:45PM Persi Diaconis Carries, Shuffling, and an amazing Matrix
10/14  3:45PM Valery Alexeev From stable curves to higher dimensions 740 Evans
           5:00PM Matt Baker Linear series on curves and graphs 740 Evans
10/28  3:45PM Robin Hartshorne Smoothable and Nonsmoothable Singularities
11/04  3:45PM Srikanth Iyengar Cohomology over complete intersections via exterior algebras
11/18  3:45PM Davesh Maulik TBA
           5:00PM Alexander Varchenko Reality of Schubert calculus and the Gaudin model
12/02  3:45PM Ravi Vakil The moduli space of n points on the projective line up to projective equivalence
12/09  3:45PM Sam Payne Tropicalization and nonarchimedean analytification