Seminar Schedule (fall 2005, spring 2006)

Analysis and Differential Geometry group: Vladimir Oliker | Shanshuang Yang | David Borthwick | Gideon Maschler

Standard meeting period: Tuesdays, 4pm-5pm, MSC E408.

DayDate SpeakerTitle
TueSep 20
David Borthwick
Geometry of the hyperbolic plane
TueOct 18
Gideon Maschler
Kahler facts
ThuOct 20, 3 p.m.
Vladimir Oliker
Stability of the solution to the reflector problem
TueOct 25
Vestislav Apostolov
Université du Québec à Montréal
Extremal Kahler metrics on ruled surfaces --
20 years after Calabi
TueNov 8
David Borthwick
Fuchsian groups
TueNov 15
David Borthwick
Classification of hyperbolic surfaces
TueNov 22
Gideon Maschler
Kahler examples
TueNov 29
Gideon Maschler
Complex surface classification
TueDec 6
Jason Parsley
University of Georgia
The geometry of the Taylor problem in plasma physics
DayDate SpeakerTitle
TueFeb 28
Jason Cantarella
University of Georgia
Tight Knots in Theory and Computation
TueMar 7
No Seminar
TueMar 14
No Seminar -- spring break
TueMar 21
Chaohui Zhang
Morehouse College
Mapping class groups and Teichmuller spaces (1)
TueMar 28
Chaohui Zhang
Morehouse College
Mapping class groups and Teichmuller spaces (2)
TueApr 4
ThuApr 6, 4 p.m.
Maxim Braverman
Northeastern University
A refinement of the Ray-Singer Analytic torsion
TueApr 11
Imre Patyi
Georgia State University
Dolbeault cohomology and almost complex structures
in a Banach space
TueApr 18
Adrian Tudorascu
Georgia Institute of Technology
Remarks on the JKO variational scheme and constrained
optimization in the Wasserstein metric
TueApr 25
Truyen Nguyen
Georgia Institute of Technology
On Monge-Ampère type equations arising in
optimal transportation problems
TueMay 2
Andrzej Swiech
Georgia Institute of Technology
Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman equations for optimal control
of stochastic Navier-Stokes equations and applications.
ThuMay 25, 4 p.m.
Nina Uraltseva
Saint Petersburg University, Russia
Free boundary problems of obstacle type.