Monday, February 5
 Algebraic Geometry
Speaker: Ravi Vakil (Stanford)
A geometric LittlewoodRichardson rule
4:15 pm // Rm. 257 Sloan
Tuesday,
February 6
 Mathematics Colloquium
Ravi Vakil (Stanford)
Murphy's Law in algebraic geometry: Badlybehaved moduli
spaces
4:15 pm //
151 Sloan
Wednesday, February 7
 Mathematical Physics
David Damanik (Rice University)
Wave packet spreading on the Fibonacci chain
12:00 pm // 351 Sloan (Lounge)
 Logic Seminar
Orestis Raptis (Caltech)
A Dichotomy For Peano Continua (Part 3)
3:00 pm // 151 Sloan
 Algebraic Geometry
Herschel Farkas (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Thomae's theorem and some generalizations
4:15 p.m. // 257 Sloan
Thursday, February 8
 Number Theory
Karl Rubin (UC Irvine)
Growth of ranks of elliptic curves in nonabelian
extensions of number fields
4:15 pm // 257 Sloan
Friday, February 9
 Geometry and Topology
Seminar
Henry Wilton (Texas)
Limit groups, LERF and local retractions.
3:00 pm // 257 Sloan
