Brown University Geometry/Topology Seminar, Fall 2021
The seminar meets Wednesdays 3-4.
This year it will probably be a mixture
of live talks and zoom talks.
The live talks
will be in Kassar 105.
Rich Schwartz (Richard.Evan.Schwartz@gmail.com)
Bena Tshishiku (Bena_Tshishiku@brown.edu)
Sep 29: Insung Park (ICERM) Julia sets with conformal dimension 1
Oct 6: Max Weinreich (Brown) The pentagram map and algebraic integrability
Oct 13: Peter Nandori (Yeshiva Univ) Partial chaos in dynamical systems: geometric origins
Oct 20: Matei Coiculescu (Princeton) The affine shape of a figure 8 under the curve shortening flow
Oct 27: Becca Winarski (Holy Cross) Polynomials, branched covers, and trees
Nov 3: Dan Cristofaro-Gardiner (Univ of Maryland) The smooth closing lemma for area-preserving maps
Nov 10: Marissa Loving (Georga Tech)
Nov 17: Karl Winsor (Harvard)
Nov 24: Anton Izosimov (Univ of Arizona)
Dec 1: Charles Daly (Brown)
Dec 8: Aaron Calderon (Yale)