The University of Minnesota Topology Seminar, 2010-11

Previously Posted Seminars


Schedule of Talks in Spring 2011:

January 24 Andrey Lazarev
University of Leicester, UK
Models for function spaces
January 31 Erik Carlsson
Northwestern University
Vertex operators on the K-theory of the Hilbert scheme
Tuesday, March 15
3:30 p.m. in Physics 131
Jacob Lurie
Harvard University
The Siegel Mass Formula and Weil's Conjecture
Special Colloquium, Ordway Lecture I
Wednesday, March 16
2:30 p.m. in Physics 131
Jacob Lurie
Harvard University
Nonabelian Poincare Duality
Ordway Lecture II
Thursday, March 17
2:30 p.m. in Physics 131
Jacob Lurie
Harvard University
Tamagawa Numbers via Nonabelian Poincare Duality
Ordway Lecture III
Tuesday, March 29
2:30-4:00 p.m. in Vincent Hall 16
André Joyal
Université du Québec à Montréal
Quasi-Categories: an Introduction
Ordway Lecture I
Thursday, March 31
2:00-3:30 p.m. in Vincent Hall 16
André Joyal
Université du Québec à Montréal
Quasi-Categories, II
Ordway Lecture II
Tuesday, April 5
3:30-4:30 p.m. in Vincent Hall 16
André Joyal
Université du Québec à Montréal
What is the Univalent Foundation of Mathematics by Voevodsky?
Special Colloquium
Thursday, April 7
2:00-3:30 p.m. in Vincent Hall 16
André Joyal
Université du Québec à Montréal
Quasi-Categories, III
Ordway Lecture III
April 11 Justin Thomas
University of Notre Dame
Kontsevich's Swiss Cheese Conjecture
May 2 Donald Kahn
University of Minnesota
Recent Ideas About the Group of Homotopy Self-Equivalences


Schedule of Talks in Fall 2010:

October 25 Alexander A. Voronov
University of Minnesota
Quantum deformations: smoothness theorem
November 1 Tyler Lawson
University of Minnesota
Realization problems for chain complexes and algebras
November 8 John E. Harper
University of Western Ontario
On a homotopy completion tower for algebras over operads in symmetric spectra
November 15 Donald Kahn
University of Minnesota
Bott periodicity after J. Barge and J. Lannes
Wednesday
December 8
3:30 p.m. in VinH 301
Andrew Blumberg
University of Texas
THH of Waldhausen categories and the localization sequence for THH(ku)
Thursday
December 9
3:30 p.m. in VinH 16
Michael Mandell
Indiana University
Colloquium
Algebraic Models in Homotopy Theory



Donald Kahn
Tyler Lawson
Alexander A. Voronov
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