Monday,
March 5
 Logic Seminar
Orestis Raptis (Caltech)
A Dichotomy of Peano Continua (Part VI)
3:00 pm // 151 Sloan
 Algebraic Geometry
Brendan Hassett (Rice)
Approximation for rationally connected varieties over
function fields of curves
4:15 pm // 257 Sloan
Tuesday,
March 6
 TausskyTodd Lecture
Rchard Varga (Kent State)
Gersgorian and His Circles 4:15 pm // 151 Sloan
Wednesday,
March 7
 Mathematical Physics
Marek Biskup (UCLA)
Phase transitions in quantumspin systems at positive
temperatures 12:00 pm // 351 Sloan (Lounge)
 Logic
Julien Melleray (University of Illinois,
UrbanaChampaign)
Fixed points of isometries in the Urysohn space.
3:00 pm // 151 Sloan
 Number Theory
Guido Kings (Regensburg)
A padic analogue of the Borel regulator
4:15 pm // 257 Sloan
Friday,
March 9
 Geometry & Topology
Jon McCammond (UCSB)
Pulling apart orthogonal groups to find continuous
braids.
3:00 pm // 257 Sloan
