## Geometry Seminar

### Mondays at 3pm, MIT, Room 4-159

Contacts: D. Auroux, V. Guillemin, T. Mrowka, T. Colding, P. Seidel, K. Wehrheim

Fall 2006 schedule

Spring 2007 schedule

**Note:** the symplectic
geometry / mirror symmetry reading group meets on Mondays at 4:30pm
in the same room.

### Fall 2007

**Monday September 10:** Denis Auroux (MIT): *Mirror symmetry in
the complement of an anticanonical divisor*
**Monday September 17:** John Baldwin (Columbia): *Comultiplication
and the Ozsvath-Szabo contact invariant*

(Monday September 24: no seminar - student holiday)
**Monday October 1:** Yuuji Tanaka (MIT): *The Donaldson-Thomas
instantons on Kähler threefolds*

(Monday October 8: no seminar - Columbus Day)
**Monday October 15:** Brett Kotschwar (MIT): *Gradient estimates of
p-harmonic functions, 1/H flow, and an entropy formula*
**Monday October 22:** Shelly Harvey (Rice): *Structure in the knot
concordance group*
**Monday October 29:** Marco Gualtieri (MIT): *Bihermitian metrics
and Poisson modules*

**Monday October 29, at 4:30**: David Gabai
(Princeton): *Volumes of hyperbolic 3-manifolds*
**Monday November 5:** David Nadler (Northwestern): *Springer
theory for symplectic geometers*

(Monday November 12: no seminar - Veterans' Day)
**Monday November 19:** Lenny Ng (Duke): *Symplectic Field Theory
for Legendrian knots*
**Monday November 26:** Larry Guth (Stanford): *Symplectic
embeddings of polydisks*
**Monday December 3:** Ralph Cohen (Stanford): *The Floer homotopy
type of cotangent bundles*
**Monday December 10:** Jacob Lurie (MIT): *Topological field
theories in low dimensions*

Spring 2008 schedule