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University of Oregon Topology-Geometry Seminar, Fall 2002

Date Speaker Title
October 1,2002 No seminar.
October 8, 2002 Jon Brundan Cohomology of GL(m|n).
October 15, 2002 No seminar (Niven lectures)
October 22, 2002 Dan Dugger An introduction to motives
October 29, 2002 Dan Dugger Motivic Homotopy Theory
Cascade Topology Seminar: November 2-3, Vancouver
November 5, 2002 Hal Sadofsky Modules, comodules and derived functors
November 12, 2002 Arkady Vaintrob Introduction to Quantum Cohomology
November 19, 2002 Arkady Vaintrob TBA
November 26, 2002 Arkady Vaintrob Associativity of the quantum product
December 3, 2002 Greg Landweber Twisted Equivariant K-Theory

No Seminar.

University of Oregon Topology-Geometry Seminar, Winter 2003

January 7, 2003 Brian Munson, Brown University Embeddings and the Whitney trick
January 14, 2003 No seminar
January 21, 2003 Dev Sinha Compactifications of configuration spaces
January 28, 2003
February 4, 2003 Dev Sinha Compactifications of configuration spaces I.5
February 11, 2003 Dev Sinha Compactifications of configuration spaces II
February 18, 2003 David Pengelley New Mexico State University Global structure theorems for unstable algebras over the Steenrod algebra
February 25, 2003 Chris Phillips Lifting order two automorphisms of K-theory to order two automorphisms of purely infinite simple C*-algebras
March 4, 2003 Dan Dugger Topological equivalences of DGAs
March 11, 2003 Peter Gilkey Nilpotent pseudo-Riemannian manifolds

University of Oregon Topology-Geometry Seminar, Spring 2003

April 1, 2003 No seminar
April 8, 2003 Krzysztof Galicki University of New Mexico Transverse Fano Structures, Ricci Curvature, and Einstein Metrics
April 15, 2003 Ilya Zakharevich Berkeley Linear algebra in smooth settings and fatness
April 22, 2003 Peng Lu Metric transformation and the cigar soliton
April 29, 2003 Hal Sadofsky Morava K-theory of products of spectra
May 6, 2003 No seminar.
May 13, 2003 Dev Sinha Constructing free G-actions on manifolds: a recipe involving plumbing and the Koszul complex for local cohomology
May 20, 2003 Iva Stavrov Spectral geometry of the Riemannian curvature tensor
May 27, 2003 Dev Sinha Constructing free G-actions on manifolds: a recipe involving plumbing and the Koszul complex for local cohomology, II
June 3, 2003