RTG Reading Seminar

Spring 2016

Important Examples in Algebraic Geometry

Time and Location: Wednesday from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in SEO 427

January 20, 2016


January 27, 2016


February 3, 2016


February 10, 2016


February 17, 2016


February 24, 2016


March 2, 2016


March 9, 2016


March 30, 2016


April 6, 2016


April 13, 2016


April 20, 2016


April 27, 2016

Eric Riedl


Xudong Zheng


John Lesieutre


Alex  Stathis


Seckin Adali


Shuhang Yang


Jay Kopper


Janet Page


Janis Lazovskis


Sam Shideler


Joel Stapleton


Tabes Bridges


Tim Ryan

Non-finite generation of Chow groups


Unirational K3 surfaces in positive characteristic


A non-closed effective cone and pathologies in base loci


Unirational varieties that are not rational / stably rational


Using the Lefschetz hyperplane theorem


Examples of small resolutions


Weighted projective spaces


Varieties of minimal degree


Computing the Hodge diamond of hypersurfaces in projective space


Failure of vanishing theorems in positive characteristic


Computing the genus of curves


Examples of Flips and Flops I


Examples of Flips and Flops II