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Weekly Calendar
February 5 - 9, 2007

Monday, February 5

  • Algebraic Geometry
    Speaker: Ravi Vakil (Stanford)
    A geometric Littlewood-Richardson rule
    4:15 pm // Rm. 257 Sloan
     

 

Tuesday, February 6

  • Mathematics Colloquium
    Ravi Vakil (Stanford)

    Murphy's Law in algebraic geometry: Badly-behaved 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


 

 


 

 



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