Graduate Geometry, Topology and Dynamics Seminar - Fall 2017

Usually meets Wednesday at 3:00 pm in SEO 612.
DateSpeakerTitle
August 30
Nathan Lopez
UIC
Organizational Meeting
September 6
Nathan Lopez
UIC
Curves on the 4-punctured sphere: 31 charts
September 13
Paul Rapoport
UIC
A Friendly Introduction to Hyperbolic Geometry
September 20
Janis Lazovskis
UIC
Geometric categories
September 27
Samuel Dodds
UIC
The Basics of Morse Theory
October 4
(3:00 pm; SEO 636)
Jake Herndon
Groups of Homeomorphisms as Metric Spaces
October 11
(3:00 pm; SEO 636)
Jake Herndon
Groups of Homeomorphisms as Metric Spaces pt. 2
October 18
Charles Alley
Monodromy: Holonomy's evil twin
October 25
Keaton Quinn
UIC
Complex Projective Structures
November 1
Charles Alley
Higgs Bundles and Local Systems
November 8
November 15
Samuel Dodds
UIC
Geometry and Dynamics of Groups acting on $\mathbb{R}$-trees
November 22
November 29
Jānis Lazovskis
UIC
The language of stratifications
December 6
HTML 5 CSS FAE
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