Organizers: Brian Collier, Christian Zickert
When: Mondays @ 3:15pm
Where: Math 1313

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  • The Goldman symplectic form on the Hitchin component

    Speaker: Tengren Zhang (California Institute of Technology) - https://sites.google.com/site/tengren85/

    When: Wed, August 30, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 1313
  • The OPER holonomy map is a holomorphic immersion

    Speaker: Andrew Sanders (University of Heidelberg) - https://www.mathi.uni-heidelberg.de/~asanders/

    When: Wed, September 6, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 1311
  • Exotic Connected components of the SO(p,q) character variety

    Speaker: Brian Collier (UMD) - http://math.umd.edu/~bcollie2/

    When: Mon, September 18, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Hitchin systems, Langlands duality, and spin bundles

    Speaker: Richard Wentworth (UMCP) -

    When: Mon, September 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Finsler metrics of constant curvature

    Speaker: Vladimir Matveev () - http://users.minet.uni-jena.de/~matveev/

    When: Mon, October 2, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Compact quotients of pseudo-Riemannian symmetric spaces

    Speaker: Nicolas Tholozan (Ecole Normal Superieure ) - http://www.math.ens.fr/~tholozan/

    When: Mon, October 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Hitchin components for fundamental groups of 2-orbifolds

    Speaker: Florent Schaffhauser (Universidad de Los Andes) - https://matematicas.uniandes.edu.co/~florent/

    When: Mon, October 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Monge-Ampère Iteration (thesis defense)

    Speaker: Ryan Hunter (UMD) -

    When: Mon, October 23, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Twisted K-homology of compact Lie groups

    Speaker: Jonathan Rosenberg (UMD) - https://www.math.umd.edu/~jmr/

    When: Mon, October 30, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Projective Anosov representations and convex cocompact actions

    Speaker: Andrew Zimmer (William and Mary ) - http://www.math.wm.edu/~amzimmer/

    When: Mon, November 6, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Asymptotic behaviour of the BCOV metric

    Speaker: Gerard Freixas (Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu) - https://webusers.imj-prg.fr/~gerard.freixas/Site/Page_principale.html

    When: Mon, November 13, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Counting curve types

    Speaker: Tarik Aougab https://sites.google.com/a/brown.edu/tarikaougab/home

    When: Mon, November 20, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Higher-dimensional continued fractions and ergodicity

    Speaker: Anton Lukyanenko (George Mason) - http://lukyanenko.net/

    When: Mon, January 29, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Characteristic classes as complete obstructions

    Speaker: Martina Rovelli (Johns Hopkins) - http://www.math.jhu.edu/~mrovelli/

    When: Mon, February 5, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Multiple solutions for a higher order variational problem in conformal geometry

    Speaker: Paolo Piccione (Universidade de São Paulo) - https://www.ime.usp.br/~piccione/

    When: Mon, February 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Hyperbolic surfaces as singular flat surfaces

    Speaker: Aaron Feynes (University of Toronto) - http://www.math.toronto.edu/afenyes/

    When: Mon, February 19, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Progress in the Riemann-Hilbert correspondence (note the unusual time)

    Speaker: Andy Neitzke (University of Texas) - https://www.ma.utexas.edu/users/neitzke/

    When: Tue, February 20, 2018 - 10:00am
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Geometry of weighted Riemannian manifolds

    Speaker: William Wylie (Syracuse University) - http://asfaculty.syr.edu/pages/math/wylie-william.html

    When: Mon, February 26, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Symplectic geometry of the moduli space of projective structures and the monodromy map.

    Speaker: Chaya Norton (Concordia University) - http://ter.ps/CNorton

    When: Mon, March 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • 3-manifolds not obtained by surgery on a knot

    Speaker: Thomas Mark (University of Virginia) - http://www.faculty.virginia.edu/tmark/

    When: Mon, April 2, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Domains of discontinuity for (Quasi-)Hitchin representationsTBA

    Speaker: Daniele Alessandrini (University of Heidelberg) - https://www.mathi.uni-heidelberg.de/~alessandrini/index.html

    When: Mon, April 9, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • From point-picking to sections of surface bundles

    Speaker: Lei Chen (University of Chicago) - http://math.uchicago.edu/~chenlei/

    When: Mon, April 16, 2018 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206