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.

organizers:
Rich Schwartz (Richard.Evan.Schwartz@gmail.com)
Bena Tshishiku (Bena_Tshishiku@brown.edu)

Current Schedule:

  • 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)