University at Albany, SUNY

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Algebra/Topology Seminar

When and Where

Thursdays 1:15–2:35 in ES-143

Organizers

Boris Goldfarb, Alex Tchernev, and Marco Varisco

Funding

Provided by UAlbany’s Faculty Research Award Program

Other Semesters

Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Spring 2012
Fall 2011
Spring 2011
Fall 2010

Fall Semester 2011

September 1
Alex Tchernev
Monomial Resolutions Supported on a Poset
September 8
Liang Kong (Institute for Advanced Study, Tsinghua University, Beijing)
Conformal Field Theories and a New Geometry
September 15
Boris Goldfarb
Topological Rigidity — Part 1
September 22
Boris Goldfarb
Topological Rigidity — Part 2
Tuesday Sep 27
Emanuele Delucchi (Bremen University, Germany)
Toric Arrangements: Combinatorial Models and the Fundamental Group
September 29
no classes
 
October 6
no classes (colloquium)
 
October 13
Susan Beckhardt
Intrinsically Knotted Graphs
October 20
Michael Broshi (Wellesley College)
G-Bundles over Dedekind Schemes
October 27
Marco Varisco
On the Classification of Division Algebras
November 3
Amanda Beecher (Ramapo College)
Uniform Matroids and Multigraded Free Resolutions
November 10
Timothy Clark (Loyola University Maryland)
Rigid Monomial Ideals: Posets and Resolutions
November 17
Boris Goldfarb
Simplicial Complexes vs. Handlebodies
November 24
no classes
 
December 1
Courtney Thatcher (Bard College at Simon’s Rock)
Lens Spaces and Free Z/pZ Actions on Products of Spheres