University of Oregon Topology-Geometry Seminar, Winter 1999
Date | Speaker | Title |
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January 12, 1999 | Matt Douglass (visiting from U. North Texas) | The cohomology of the complement of a hypersurface (Algebraic Geometry meets Godzilla) |
January 19, 1999 | Juha Pohjanpelto Oregon State University | New results on the symmetries and conservation laws of Maxwell’s equations |
January 26, 1999 | Hal Sadofsky | The Hopf invariant and the root invariant |
February 2, 1999 | Michiel van den Berg University of Bristol | Asymptotics for the spectrum of the Dirichlet Laplacian on horn-shaped regions and Zeta functions on cross sections |
February 9, 1999 | Sergey Yuzvinsky | Cohomology of local systems on certain complex manifolds |
February 16, 1999 | Sergey Yuzvinsky | Cohomology of local systems on certain complex manifolds II |
February 23, 1999 | Thomas Schick University of Münster and Penn State | Positive scalar curvature, index theory, and the minimal surfaces: (a counterexample to the Gromov-Lawson-Rosenberg conjecture) |
March 2, 1999 | ||
March 9, 1999 | Jeff Boersema | Real C* algebras, united K-theory, and the Künneth formula |
Date | Speaker | Title |
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April 6, 1999 | Boris Botvinnik | The Yamabe Invariant and Surgery |
April 13, 1999 | Lorenz Schwachhöfer Universität Leipzig | Homogeneous manifolds with symplectic holonomies |
April 20, 1999 | Peter Gilkey | |
April 27, 1999 | Tan Zhang | I.P. algebraic curvature tensors in the Lorentzian setting |
May 4, 1999 | Christine Escher Oregon State University | Classifying families of 7-manifolds |
May 11, 1999 | Bill Bogley Oregon State University | Low dimensional homology of Peiffer products of groups (joint work with N. D. Gilbert) |
May 18, 1999 | Hal Sadofsky | The Chromatic Splitting Conjecture |
May 25, 1999 | Professor Daniel Kastler, Luminy | Alain Connes’ notion of quantum manifolds as extracted from a conceptual description of the standard model of elementary particle (Lagrangian Level) |
June 1, 1999 | Boris Botvinnik | Classification of some 7-dimensional manifolds |
Date | Speaker | Title |
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October 6, 1998 | Inga Johnson | James Periodicity |
October 13, 1998 | Boris Botvinnik | TBA |
October 20, 1998 | Hal Sadofsky | Localization in homotopy theory |
October 27, 1998 | No seminar. | |
November 3, 1998 | Chris Phillips | M_n bundles and C* algebras not isomorphic to their opposites |
Cascade Topology Seminar: November 7 and 8. Boise, Idaho | ||
November 10, 1998 | Boris Botvinnik | Several faces of the real K-theory |
November 17, 1998 | Boris Botvinnik | Several faces of real K-theory, II |
Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar: November 21 and 22. 110 Willamette Hall | ||
November 24, 1998 | Masafumi Okumura, Saitama University | Scalar curvature of certain CR submanifolds of complex projective space |
December 1, 1998 | Hal Sadofsky | Why we care about inverse limits |