University at Albany, State University of New York

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Algebra/Topology Seminar


Thursdays 1:15–2:35
in ES-143


Boris Goldfarb
Alex Tchernev
Marco Varisco


Spring 2021
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 2016

January 28
Ellen Gasparovic (Union College)
Multi-Scale Modeling and Analysis of Stratified Space Data
February 4
Jethro van Ekeren (Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil)
Classification of Simple Vertex Algebras in Rank 24
February 11
Peter Spaeth (GE Global Research, Niskayuna)
The Symplectic Displacement Energy
February 18
Michael Lesnick (Princeton Neuroscience Institute)
Algebraic Stability of Zigzag Persistence Modules
February 25
Sara Kališnik Verovšek (Stanford University)
Tropical Coordinates on the Space of Persistence Barcodes
March 3
Gufang Zhao (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Quiver Varieties and Elliptic Quantum Groups
March 10
Marco Varisco
Betti Categories of Graded Modules and Applications to Toric Ideals
March 17
no classes
Tue March 22
[1:10–1:50] Stefan Gille (University of Alberta, Canada)
On the Rost Nilpotence Property of Threefolds
Tue March 22
[2:00–2:40] Thomas Creutzig (University of Alberta, Canada)
Schur-Weyl Duality for Heisenberg Coset Vertex Algebras
March 24
no seminar
March 31
no seminar
April 7
no seminar
April 14
Marco Varisco
On the Failure of Surjectivity of Assembly Maps for Topological Cyclic Homology
April 21
Kevin Ramer
Combinatorial Formulas for Non-Symmetric Macdonald Polynomials
April 28
Robin Koytcheff (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Finite-type Invariants and Taylor Towers for Spaces of Knots and Links