9/3 |
Kathryn Mann (UC Berkeley) |
Flat bundles, groups acting on the circle, and the Milnor-Wood
inequality (2-3pm)
Spaces of surface group representations (4-5pm) |

9/5 |
Shelly Harvey (Rice) |
Special day/time: Friday 2-3pm in 740 Evans
The Geometry of Knot Concordance Spaces |

9/17 |
Jean Gutt (UC Berkeley) |
Definition of S^{1}-equivariant symplectic homology
(2-3pm)
Properties of S^{1}-equivariant symplectic homology
and applications (4-5pm) |

9/24 |
Daryl Cooper (UC Santa Barbara) |
Conservative subgroup separability and the convex combination
theorem (2-3pm)
Finite volume hyperbolic 3-manifolds contain immersed
quasi-Fuchsian surfaces (4-5pm) |

10/1 |
Akshay Venkatesh (Stanford) |
Cohomology of arithmetic groups (2-3pm)
Cycle complexity on arithmetic manifolds (4-5pm) |

10/8 |
Alex Wright (Stanford) |
The SL(2,R) action on moduli spaces of translation surfaces (2-3pm)
GL(2,R) orbit closures of translation surfaces (4-5pm) |

10/15 |
Sam Nariman (Stanford) |
Quillen's stability machine (2-3pm)
Stable homology of of the moduli space of flat manifold bundles
(4-5pm) |

10/22 |
Matthias Goerner (Pixar) |
Cusped arithmetic manifolds, regular tessellations and links
(2-3pm)
Regular Tessellation Link Complements (4-5pm) |

10/29 |
Priyam Patel (Purdue) |
A review of separability properties and their connections to low
dimensional topology (2-3pm)
Effective Separability for Hyperbolic Surface and 3-Manifold Groups
(4-5pm) |

11/5 |
Kenichi Yoshida (University of Tokyo) |
The minimal volume orientable hyperbolic 3-manifold with 4 cusps
(2-3pm)
Stable presentation length of 3-manifold groups
(4-5pm) |

11/12 |
Henry Segerman (Oklahoma State) |
Change in room/time: 1:40-2:30 in 740 Evans
and 3:10-4:00 in 9 Evans
Design of 3D printed mathematical art (1:40-2:30, 740 Evans)
Pachner moves and crushing normal surfaces (3:10-4:00, 9 Evans) |

11/19 |
Samuel Taylor (Yale) |
Geometry of Out(F): Outer space and the free factor complex (2-3pm)
Hyperbolic extensions of free groups (4-5pm) |

12/3 |
Bena Tshishiku (Chicago) |
Locally symmetric manifolds and Pontryagin classes (2-3pm)
Point-pushing and Nielsen realization (4-5pm) |

12/10 |
Sara Maloni (Brown) |
Geometries and polyhedra inscribed in quadrics (2-3pm)
Polyhedra inscribed in quadrics, AdS and HP geometries (4-5pm) |