Quantum Topology / Hopf Algebra Seminar - Spring 2017

Usually meets Tuesday, Thursday at 2:00 pm in SEO 612.
DateSpeakerTitle
January 10
(4:00 pm; SEO 612)
Louis H Kauffman
UIC
Introduction to Knotoids and Virtual Knot Theory
January 12
Jim Otto
UIC
From monoid actions and Kripke worlds to categories, presheaves, and toposes
January 17
Louis Kauffman
UIC
Knots and Graphs
January 19
Jim Otto
UIC
Towards toposes and forcing: dependent types, toposes and presheaves
January 24
January 26
January 31
February 2
February 7
Louis Kauffman
UIC
Braids and Inaccessible Cardinals
February 9
February 14
February 16
February 21
February 23
Louis Kauffman
UIC
Knots, Brieskorn Manifolds and Branched Coverings
February 28
March 2
Louis H Kauffman
UIC
Links of Singularities -- Knot Theoretic Constructions
March 7
March 9
Louis Kauffman
UIC
The Poincare Dodecahedral Space
March 14
March 16
Alexander Berenbeim
UIC
Motivations For Homotopy Type Theory
March 21
No seminar
Spring Break
March 23
No seminar
Spring Break
March 28
Jesus Juyumaya
Instituto de Matematicas, Universidad de Valparaiso, Gran Bretana 1111, Valparaiso, Chile
The Yokonuma--Hecke algebra and bt--algebra in Knot theory
March 30
Alexander Berenbeim
UIC
Motivations For Homotopy Type Theory - Part 2
April 4
April 6
(3:00 pm; SEO 612)
Louis H Kauffman
UIC
Fox Calculus
April 11
April 13
(3:00 pm; SEO 612)
Louis H Kauffman
UIC
Simplicial Homotopy Theory, Link Homology and Khovanov Homology
April 18
April 20
Jim Otto
UIC
Natural Transformations as Simplicial Homotopies
April 25
Ljubica S. Velimirovic
Faculty of Science and Mathematics, University of Nis, Serbia
Knots and Infinitesimal Deformations
April 27
HTML 5 CSS FAE
UIC LAS MSCS > seminars > schedule by topic