Events

Seminars, workshops, and conferences I am organizing:

Invited seminar, conference, and colloquium talks

  • 2018
    - Workshop on "Symplectic four-manifolds through branched coverings", American Institute of Mathematics, San Jose, CA, May.
    - Geometry & Topology Seminar, Caltech, Pasadena, CA, January.
  • 2017
    - Topology Seminar, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, October.
    - PATCH Seminar, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, October.
    - Workshop on "Low dimensional topology and gauge theory", Casa Matematica Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico, August.
  • 2016
    - Conference on "Four-manifolds and knot concordance", Max Planck Institute, Bonn, Germany, October.
    - Hamilton Geometry and Topology Workshop, Dublin, Ireland, August.
    - Workshop on "Flavors of gauge theory", Fields Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada, May.
    - Symplectic Geometry Seminar, IAS / Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, April.
    - Symplectic Geometry and Gauge Theory Seminar, Columbia University, New York, NY, April.
    - Workshop on "Interactions of gauge theory with contact and symplectic topology in dimensions 3 and 4", Banff Research Centre, AB, Canada, March.
    - Topology Seminar, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, February.
  • 2015
    - "4-Manifolds Workshop" at SNU Topology Winter School, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, December.
    - PIMS Symposium on "Geometry and Topology of Manifolds", University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July.
    - Special Session on "Geometric Structures on Low-Dimensional Manifolds and their Invariants" at the AMS Sectional Meeting, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, March.
    - Great Lakes Geometry Conference, University of Michigan, MI, March.
    - Workshop on "Fukaya categories of Lefschetz fibrations", MIT, Cambridge, MA, March.
    - Gauge Theory, Topology, and Symplectic Geometry Seminar, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, January.
    - Algebraic and Geometric Topology Workshop in honor of Turgut Onder's 65th Birthday, METU, Ankara, Turkey, January.
  • 2014
    - Geometry Seminar, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, November.
    - Geometry and Topology Seminar, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, October.
    - Workshop on "Topology and Invariants of 4-Manifolds", Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, Stony Brook, NY, August.
    - Workshop on "Parameterized Morse Theory in Low-Dimensional and Symplectic Topology", Banff Research Centre, AB, Canada, March.
  • 2013
    - Topology Seminar, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, November.
    - Valley Geometry Seminar, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, September.
    - Conference on "Topology and Invariants of 4-Manifolds", University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, August.
    - International Gökova Geometry & Topology Conference, Muğla, Turkey, May.
    - Brussels-Cologne Symplectic and Contact Geometry Seminar, Brussels, Belgium, April.
    - Workshop on "Interactions of gauge theory with contact and symplectic topology in dimensions 3 and 4", Banff Research Centre, AB, Canada, March.
    - Colloquium, Lehman College, NYC, NY, February.
    - Colloquium, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, February.
    - Colloquium, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, February.
    - Gauge Theory and Topology Seminar, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, February.
    - Colloquium, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA, January.
    - Colloquium, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, January.
    - Analysis Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, January.
  • 2012
    - Colloquium, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, MA, November.
    - Tech Topology Conference, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, December.
    - Topology Seminar, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, November.
    - Symplectic Geometry and Gauge Theory Seminar, Columbia University, New York, NY, November.
    - Topology Seminar, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, November.
    - Topology Seminar, Renyi Institute, Budapest, Hungary, November.
    - Colloquium, Université Laval, Québec City, Québec, November.
    - Geometry and Topology Seminar, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, October.
    - Invariants in low dimensional topology and knot theory, Oberwolfach, Germany, June.
    - Georgia Topology Conference, Athens, GA, May.
    - Geometry-Topology Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, May.
    - Workshop on "Geometric Structures on Manifolds", Banff, Canada, April.
    - Séminaire de Géométrie, Université de Lyon, Lyon, France, April.
    - London Geometry Seminar, University College, London, UK, March.
    - Topology Seminar, University of Texas, Austin, TX, February.
    - Geometry-Topology Seminar, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, January.
  • 2011
    - Oberseminar Geometrie, Topologie und Analysis, Universität zu Köln, Germany, November.
    - Topology Seminar, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, September.
    - AMS Special Session on “Gauge Theory and Low-dimensional Topology”, Ithaca, NY, September.
    - Aarhus Gauge Theory Workshop, Aarhus, Denmark, August.
    - Symplectic and Differential Geometry Seminar, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, May.
    - Séminaire d'algébre, Université Laval, Québec City, Québec, April.
    - Colloquium, SUNY Binghamton, NY, February.
    - Geometry-Topology Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, January.
    - Colloquium, University of California, Irvine, CA, January.
    - Geometry and Topology Seminar, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, January.
  • 2010
    - Colloquium, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany, December.
    - Four-dimensional Topology Conference, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan, November.
    - Topology Seminar, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, November.
    - Geometry Seminar, Boston University, Boston, MA, October.
    - Geometry and Topology Seminar, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, October.
    - Topology Seminar, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, October.
    - Departmental Colloquium, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, May.
    - Geometry and Topology Seminar, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, May.
    - Differential Geometry and Symplectic Topology Seminar, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, April.
  • 2009
    - Topology Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, October.
    - Algebra and Geometry Seminar, Syracuse University, NY, September.
    - Topology Seminar, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, February.
    - Combinatorics Seminar, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, February.
    - Gauge Theory Seminar, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, February.
  • 2008
    - Topology Seminar, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, September.
    - Conference on “Singularity Theory from Geometric Viewpoints”, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, June.
    - Geometry Seminar, University of Cape Town, South Africa, April.
    - Topology Seminar, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany, April.
    - Geometry & Topology Seminar, Koc University, Istanbul, Turkey, March.