Geometric Representation Theory, Fall 2017

Research seminar in geometric representation theory, symplectic geometry, mathematical physics, Gromov-Witten theory, integrable systems

Location: MIT, 2-449
Time: Monday 4:30-5:30 (plus epsilon)
Contact: Andrei Neguț

Dec 18:   Roman Bezrukavnikov (MIT), Elliptic pairs and Hilbert schemes
Dec 11:   Xiaolei Zhao (NEU), Birational geometry of moduli spaces of sheaves on the projective plane via wall-crossing
Dec 4:     Galyna Dobrovolska (Columbia), Combinatorial wall-crossing and the Mullineux involution, Note special time 4-5
Nov 27:   Amitai Zernik (IAS), Open Gromov-Witten theory of (CP^1 , RP^1) in all genera and Gromov-Witten Hurwitz correspondence
Nov 20:   Eyal Markman (UMass Amherst), Monodromy of generalized Kummers and Triality for Spin(8)
Nov 13:   Matt Szczesny (BU), Toroidal algebras via factorization algebras
Nov 6:     Philip Engel (Harvard), Tilings and Hurwitz Theory
Oct 30:   Claude Eicher (MIT), Relaxed highest weight representations over affine Kac-Moody algebras from D-modules on the Kashiwara flag scheme
Oct 23:   No seminar
Oct 16:   Ana Bălibanu (Harvard), The wonderful compactification and the universal centralizer
Oct 9:     No seminar: Columbus Day
Oct 2:     Noah Arbesfeld (Columbia), K-theoretic Donaldson-Thomas theory and tautological bundles on the Hilbert scheme of points
Sep 25:   Petr Pushkar (Columbia), Quantum K-theory of quiver varieties and quantum integrable systems
Sep 18:   Francesco Sala (IPMU), Cohomological Hall algebra of a curve
Sep 13:   Tina Kanstrup (Bonn), Braid group actions, matrix factorizations and link invariants (Note special day)

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