## Fall Semester 2016

- September 1
- Marco Varisco
- \(\mathbf{TC}(\mathbb{A}[\Sigma_3];p)\)
- September 8
- Jiuzu Hong (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
- The Verlinde Formula for the Trace of the Diagram Automorphism on Conformal Blocks
- September 15
- Boris Goldfarb
- Singular Persistent Homology with Effective Concurrent Computation
- September 22
- Boris Goldfarb
- The Borel Conjecture Through Controlled \(G\)-Theory
- September 29
- Boris Goldfarb
- An Example from Linear Algebra Related to Topology
- October 6
- no seminar (colloquium)
- October 13
- no classes
- October 20
- Sjuvon Chung (Rutgers University)
- Sheaf Euler Characteristics in Cominuscule Quantum \(K\)-Theory
- October 27
- Changjian Su (Columbia University)
- CSM Classes, Characteristic Cycles, and Stable Basis
- November 3
- Claude Schochet (Technion, Haifa, Israel)
- Spanier-Whitehead \(K\)-duality
- November 10
- November 17
- Weifu Wang (Department of Computer Engineering, UAlbany)
- Robotic Knot Tying
- November 24
- no classes
**Fri**December 2- [3:00–4:00] David Gepner (Purdue University)
- December 8
- Yaping Yang (University of Massachusetts Amherst)