Geometry and Topology Seminars
This group runs the following weekly seminars:
Topology Reading Seminar: Tuesdays 2:30 - 3:20pm, 105MLH, Organizer: Anup Poudel

Topology Seminar: Thursdays 2:30 - 3:20pm, 105MLH, Organizer: Mohammad Farajzadeh Tehrani

Braid Seminar: Mondays 2:30-3:30 B13 MLH and Thursdays 1:00-2:00pm B11 MLH. Organizer: Keiko Kawamuro

Trisection Seminar: Tuesdays 1:00-2:00pm B11 MLH. Organizer: Jose Roman Aranda Cuevas and Puttipong Pongtanapaisan

Graduate Geometry Seminar:
Mondays 3:30-4:30pm
Location: TBA
Organizer: Mohammad Farajzadeh Tehrani

Geometric Group Theory Seminar:
Mondays 1:30pm - 2:30pm in B13 MLH
Organizer: Josh Pankau

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: Knots and links in overtwisted contact manifolds
    Speaker: Rima Chatterjee (LSU)

    April 22, 2021 - 2:30pm to 3:20pm


Recent Archived Seminars

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: Braids, quasimorphisms, and slice-Bennequin inequalities.
    Speaker: Peter Feller (ETH-Zurich)

    Feb 16, 2021

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: Hierarchies of contact manifolds via rational SFT
    Speaker: Zhengyi Zhou (IAS)

    Feb 11, 2021

  • Representation Theory Seminar

    Topic: Godement Jacquet $L$-functions
    Speaker: Curtis J Balz

    Feb 11, 2021

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: The Rabinowitz Fukaya category
    Speaker: Yuan Gao

    Feb 04, 2021

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: An extension of the Gordon-Litherland pairing to knots in thickened surfaces
    Speaker: Micah Chrisman (Ohio State)

    Jan 28, 2021

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: Relative Group Trisections and 4-manifolds with Boundary
    Speaker: Nickolas Castro (U Arkansas)

    Jan 26, 2021

  • Topology Reading Seminar

    Topic: Foam evaluation formula
    Speaker: Nick Seguin

    Dec 01, 2020

  • Topology Reading Seminar

    Topic: Foams for $SL_n$
    Speaker: Imad Bakhira

    Nov 17, 2020

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: Casson-Whitney unknotting numbers of knotted 2-spheres in the 4-sphere
    Speaker: Ben Ruppik (Max Planck Institute)

    Nov 05, 2020

  • Topology Reading Seminar

    Topic: Quantum Skew Howe duality and $SL_n$ webs
    Speaker: Anup Poudel

    Nov 03, 2020

  • Topology Reading Seminar

    Topic: Deligne categories
    Speaker: Paul Pravakar

    Oct 27, 2020

  • Topology Seminar

    Topic: Lefschetz fibrations, symplectic geography and knotted surfaces
    Speaker: Inanc Baykur (UMASS Amherst)

    Oct 22, 2020

  • Topology Reading Seminar

    Topic: Kuperberg Spiders
    Speaker: Roman Aranda

    Oct 20, 2020