Mathematical Sciences

School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Geometry Topology Dynamical Systems Seminar

Fall 2019, Spring 2020

Spring 2020: Unless otherwise noted, the Geometry, Topology, Dynamical Systems Seminar will be held on Mondays @ 1:00 pm in FO 2.404.

(Fall 2019: Seminars were held on Mondays @ 2:30 pm in ATC 1.305)

The seminar is organized by Dr. Anh Tran and Dr. Baris Coskunuzer. If you have questions about this seminar please contact Dr. Anh Tran.

Archive of talks from previous semesters




Mon Sep 16

Baris Coskunuzer

UT Dallas

Minimal Surfaces in 3-Manifolds

Mon Sep 23

Ken Richardson

Texas Christian University

Introduction to geometric eta and zeta functions

Mon Sep 30

Ignat Soroko

Louisiana State University

Groups of type FP and their quasi-isometry classes

Mon Oct 07

Hung C. Tran

University of Oklahoma

On quasiconvex subgroups

Mon Oct 14

Nam Trang

University of North Texas

Large cardinals, forcing axioms, and determinacy

Mon Oct 21

Jozef Przytycki

George Washington University

Extensions and (co)homology in universal algebra; Bosbach-Rump magma as a case study

Mon Nov 04

Brendan Pawlowski

University of Southern California

Symmetric and skew-symmetric matrix Schubert varieties

Mon Nov 18

Hung Tran

Texas Tech University

Geometry and Topology of a Four-Dimensional Manifold

Mon Jan 27

Dan Knopf

UT Austin

Ricci solitons, conical singularities, and nonuniqueness

Mon Feb 03

John Etnyre

Georgia Tech


Mon Feb 24

Eric Chen

UC Santa Barbara


Mon Mar 23

Mike Wolf

Rice University