Time/Place: Monday 3:15-4:15 PM in LCB 323
Please send notes, questions, and corrections to Thomas.
Try to make your talk as accessible as possible! When you introduce new concepts, try to answer:
Intuitive ways of remembering concepts are more accessible than technical definitions. Feel free to consult with Thomas (or anyone else in the seminar) while preparing your talk.
|8/31||Schemes, coherent sheaves, cohomology  ||Thomas||Notes|
|9/14||Genus and abelian differentials||Stefano||Notes|
|9/21||Analytic vs. algebraic viewpoints||Ziwen||Notes|
|10/5||Intersection theory and the Chow ring||Matteo||Notes|
|10/12  ||Fall Break|
|10/19||Rational maps and blow-ups||Ben|
|11/9||Secant varieties and Waring rank||Marin||Notes|
|11/30||Invariant theory of finite groups||Keyvan|