Everytopic seminar

Everytopic Seminar
Spring 2009
Friday, 1:40pm-3:00pm



Schedule of talks (all talks at 1:40pm in room 226)

   DATE         SPEAKER                  TITLE           
Jan 23 Reinier Broker (Microsoft Research)
Explicit complex multiplication theory
Feb 6 Denis Auroux (MIT)
Special Lagrangian Fibrations and Mirror Symmetry
Feb 13 Ivan Horozov (Brandeis Univeristy)
Gravity and Regulators of Number Fields
Feb 20
Midterm recess : no seminar
Feb 27 Uri Shapira (Hebrew University)
A solution to an open problem of Cassels and Diophantine properties of cubic numbers
Mar 6 Lior Fishman (Brandeis University)
Diophantine Approximation, fractals, and Schmidt's game
Mar 13
Alastair Hamilton (IHES/Max Planck Instintute)
Noncommutative Geometry and Compactifications of the moduli space of curves.
Mar 20
Mar 27 Samik Basu (Harvard University)
Some calculations in twisted R homology
Apr 3 Dmitri Kleinbock
An "almost versus no" for orbits on nomogeneous spaces
Apr 10
Passover and spring recess: no seminar
Apr 17 No Seminar
Apr 24
No seminar: Gerry Schwarz's retirement conference