Hosts: Tim BrowningTamas Hausel


Location: Building West, Big Seminar Room
Time: Thursdays, 1.30pm-3.30pm
(* =unusual time/place, check invitation file)


The seminar has a 2 hour format. The first hour is asked to be introductory aimed at graduate students. The second part, after a break, could be more technical. In particular it makes sense to come only for the first introductory part.

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Date Speaker Topic
September 18, 2018 * Francesca Balestrieri (MPI Bonn) Arithmetic of zero-cycles on products of Kummer varieties and K3 surfaces
September 27, 2018 Emilio Franco (Porto) Branes on the singular locus of the Hitchin system via Borel and other parabolic subgroups
October 4, 2018 Zsolt Patakfalvi (EPFL) Positivity of the Chow-Mumford line bundle for families of K-stable Q-Fano varieties
October 11, 2018 Pierre Le Boudec (Basel) Height of rational points on random Fano hypersurfaces
October 18, 2018 Nikita Nikolaev ( Université de Genève) Abelianisation of Logarithmic sl(2)-Connections
November 8, 2018 Tony Yue Yu (Orsay) The Frobenius structure conjecture
November 9, 2018 * Grigory Mikhalkin (Geneva) Tim Browning (IST) Budapest-Wien AG
November 15, 2018 Fernando R.Villegas (ICTP) Chasing hypergeometric motives
November 22, 2018 Marta Pieropan (EPFL) Rational points over C_1 fields.
November 29, 2018 Emmanuel Peyre (Grenoble) Where are the rational solutions?
December 6, 2018 Damaris Schindler (Utrecht) On the Hasse principle for integral points
December 7, 2018* Olivier Wittenberg (Orsay) Andras Stipsitz (Renyi Budapest) Budapest-Wien AG
December 13, 2018 Stefan Schreieder (LMU Munich) Stably irrational hypersurfaces of small slopes
December 20, 2018 Andrei Okounkov (Columbia) Characters, and other special functions, from the point of view of the enumerative geometry
January 23, 2019 Joel Kamnitzer (Toronto) BFN Springer theory
January 24, 2019 Will Sawin (Columbia) On the Ramanujan conjecture over function fields
March 7, 2019 Angel Gonzalez Prieto (Madrid)
March 14, 2019 Pankaj Vishe (Durham)
March 21, 2019 Olivier Schiffmann (Orsay)
March 28, 2019 Per Salberger (Chalmers)
April 4, 2019
April 11, 2019 Alberto Minguez (UWien)
April 18, 2019
April 25, 2019
May 2, 2019 Johannes Nicaise (Imperial)
May 9, 2019
May 16, 2019
May 23, 2019