University at Albany, State University of New York

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Algebra/Topology Seminar

When and Where

Thursdays 1:15–2:35 in ES-143


Alex Tchernev, Marco Varisco, and Matt Zaremsky


Through a grant from the Simons Foundation (#419561, M. Varisco)

Other Semesters

Fall 2020
Spring 2020
Fall 2019
Spring 2019
Fall 2018
Spring 2018
Fall 2017
Spring 2017
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Fall 2015
Spring 2015
Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Spring 2012
Fall 2011
Spring 2011
Fall 2010


Spring Semester 2020

January 30
no seminar
February 6
no seminar
February 13
Jakob Hansen (University of Pennsylvania)
Cellular Sheaves, Discrete Hodge Theory, and Applications
February 20
Nicholas Scoville (Ursinus College)
Towards a New Digital Homotopy Theory
February 27
Matt Hogancamp (Northeastern University)
Hecke Algebras, Symmetric Functions, and Their Categorification
March 5
Abdalrazzaq Zalloum (Queen’s University, Canada)
Regular Languages for Contracting Geodesics in Groups
March 12
Chinwe Ekenna (Department of Computer Science, UAlbany)
Approximating and Planning the Robot Configuration Space with Topological Guarantees
March 19
no classes
March 26
J. Matthew Douglass (NSF)
Convolution Products and Equivariant K-Theory of Flag Varieties
April 2
Michael Dougherty (Colby College)
April 9
Paul Bendich (Duke University and Geometric Data Analytics, Inc.)
April 16
April 23
Xiao Xiao (Utica College)
April 30
Rebecca Goldin (George Mason University)