Fall 2015. Fano varieties.

The seminar will meet on Monday afternoons, 4:00--5:00PM in LGRT 1322.

9/11. Organizational meeting, 4:30PM, LGRT 1634.

9/21. Paul Hacking.

9/28. Jenia Tevelev.

10/5. Jenia Tevelev.

10/12. No seminar (Columbus day).

10/19. Feifei Xie.

10/26. Tassos Vogiannou.

11/2. Sebastian Torres.

11/9. Arie Stern-Gonzalez.

11/16. No seminar.

11/23. David Cox (Amherst College).

11/30. No seminar.

12/7. Huy Le.

P. Griffiths and J. Harris,

M. Reid,

I. Dolgachev,

J. Kollár and S. Mori,

S. Mori,

D. Cox,

D. Cox,

H. Clemens and P. Griffiths,

B. Hassett,

Links to the seminar from previous semesters.

The Hitchin system, character varieties, and related topics, Spring 2015

Holomorphic symplectic varieties and Hyperkahler manifolds, Fall 2014

Syzygies, Spring 2014

Toric varieties, Fall 2013

Derived categories in algebraic geometry, Spring 2013

Deformation theory, Fall 2012

Curves, K3 surfaces, and Fano 3-folds, Spring 2012

Topics in algebraic geometry, Fall 2011

Surfaces of general type, Spring 2011

Algebraic surfaces, Fall 2010.

Stability conditions on derived categories and wall crossing, Spring 2010

Mirror symmetry and tropical geometry, Fall 2009

Deformation theory, Fall 2008

Green's Conjectures, Spring 2008

Bridgeland Stability, Fall 2007.

Minimal Model Program, Spring 2007

Commutative Algebra and Polyhedra Seminar, Spring 2006.

Geometry and Algebra of Polyhedra Seminar, Fall 2005.

Commutative Algebra Seminar, 2004-2005