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Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar

UW Algebra and Algebraic Geometry Seminar meets on Tuesday afternoons at 2:30pm in Padelford C-38. In addition to the past events listed below, old abstracts from 2002-2006 are also available.

## Schedule

For the current seminar schedule please go to UW AAG Seminar Schedule.

## Credit

This seminar may be taken for credit as Math 510A. For specific information about receiving credit, contact Sándor Kovács.

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## Join the Club

For algebraic geometry related news, announcements, etc., join the UW Algebraic Geometry Group.

## Past Events

- Hyperbolicity of the complement of generic quartic plane curves (Wern Yeong (UCLA)) -
- Rationality problems for linear spaces on pencils of quadrics (Lena Ji (UIUC)) -
- Towards a moduli theory for canonical models of foliated surfaces of general type. (Roberto Svaldi (Milan)) -
- Deforming tensor products for restricted representations of Lie algebras. (Justin Bloom (UW)) -
- Geometric local systems on very general curves (Aaron Landesman (Harvard/MIT)) -
- Curves on very general hypersurfaces (Nathan Chen (Columbia)) -
- Wall crossing for moduli of stable pairs. (Fanjun Meng (Johns Hopkins)) -
- A graph invariant from tropical homology and the Ceresa cycle (Caelan Ritter (UW)) -
- Rational v.s. k-du Bois Singularities (Ben Tighe (Oregon)) -
- Towards a geometric version of the monodromy conjecture (Ming Hao Quek (Stanford)) -
- Koszul homomorphisms and universal resolutions in local algebra (Janina Letz (U. Bielefeld and UCLA)) -
- Singularities in mixed characteristic via alterations (Karl Schwede (Utah)) -
- Smooth weighted blowdowns (Giovanni Inchiostro (UW)) -
- Anti Iitaka conjecture in positive characteristic (Iacopo Brivio (CMSA at Harvard)) -
- Moduli of curves and K-stability (Junyan Zhao (UIC)) -
- Exceptional Collections and Window Categories (Kimoi Kemboi (IAS)) -
- The cone conjecture in relative dimension 2 (Talon Stark (UCLA)) -
- Nowhere vanishing one-forms and fibrations over abelian varieties (Nathan Chen (Columbia)) -
- Towards group scheme theory in incompressible tensor categories (Guillermo Sanmarco (UW)) -
- Support varieties for finite tensor categories (Sarah Witherspoon, Texas A&M) -
- Symmetric tensor categories and skew group algebras (Sarah Witherspoon) -
- Hochschild cohomology of triangular monomial algebras (Amrei Oswald (UW)) -
- Hilbert's 13th Problem for algebraic groups ( Zinovy Reichstein (UBC)) -
- Dynamics of braid groups and slicings (Oded Yacobi, University of Sydney) -
- An introduction to braid groups (Oded Yacobi, University of Sydney) -
- Local monodromy of constructible sheaves (Deepam Patel (Purdue)) -
- Root systems, moduli spaces, and derived categories (Alicia Lamarche (Utah)) -
- Using monodromy to recover symmetries of polynomial systems (Special seminar talk) (Viktor Korotynskiy, Czech Institute for Informatics and Cybnernetics at Czech Technical University in Prague) -
- Degenerations of twisted maps to algebraic stacks (Giovanni Inchiostro (UW)) -
- Quotients for linear algebraic group actions via Geometric Invariant Theory (Eloise Hamilton (University of Cambridge)) -
- Moduli problems in abelian categories (Svetlana Makarova (UPenn)) -
- The Birational Geometry of K-Moduli Spaces (Jacob Keller (UCSD) ) -
- Local Euler characteristic for symmetric differentials on A_n singularities (Nathan Ilten-Gee (SFU)) -
- Relative Pose Problems and their Branched Covers (Tim Duff (UW)) -
- Punctual Quot scheme on cusp via Gröbner stratification (Yifeng Huang (UBC)) -
- The infinitesimal behavior of line bundles and gerbes (Siddharth Mathur (Universidad Católica de Chile)) -
- Projective moduli spaces of principal bundles of reductive groups (Tuomas Tajakka (Stockholm)) -
- Arithmetic of Kummer-type fourfolds (Sarah Frei (Dartmouth College)) -
- Moduli of low degree K3 surfaces (Kenny Ascher (UC Irvine)) -
- Specialization of dominant maps (Inder Kaur (Loughborough University)) -
- A Stacky Murphy’s Law for the Stack of Curves (Dan Bragg (University of Utah)) -
- Galois-theoretic reconstruction of schemes and étale homotopy theory (Peter Haine (Berkeley)) -
- Arakelov inequalities and boundedness for families of varieties (Behrouz Taji (UNSW)) -
- Intersection Theory on Weighted Blowups (Veronica Arena and Stephen Obinna (Brown)) -
- A geometric Hasse principle for the Brauer group (Dong Gyu Lim) -
- A geometric Hasse principle for the Brauer group (Minseon Shin) -
- Syzygies of adjoint linear series on projective varieties (Justin Lacini) -
- What are...slc and DB singularities? (Sándor Kovács) -
- Minimal model program for generalized pairs (Jihao Liu (Northwestern)) -
- Deformations of singularities, KSB stability, and flatness (Sándor Kovács (UW)) -