RTG Reading Seminar Algebraic Surfaces  - Spr 2015

Time and Location: Mondays from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SEO 612

 

Text: Complex Algebraic Surfaces by Arnaud Beauville

Date Topic Speaker
1/26 Chapter II, Birational Maps Daniel McLaury
2/2 Chapter III, Ruled Surfaces - Part 1 Sam Shideler
and
Janet Page
2/9 Chapter III, Ruled Surfaces - Part 2
2/16 Chapter IV, Rational Surfaces - Part 1 Tim Ryan
2/23 Chapter IV, Rational Surfaces - Part 2
3/2 Chapter V, Castelnuovo's Theorem - Part 1 Seckin Adali
and
Tabes Bridges
3/9 Chapter V, Castelnuovo's Theorem - Part 2
3/16 Chapter VI, Geometric Genus 0 and Irregularity at least 1 Janet Page
3/30 Chapter VIII, Abelian Surfaces - Part 1 Alex Stathis
4/6 Chapter VIII, Abelian Surfaces - Part 2
4/13 Chapter VIII, K3 Surfaces - Part 1 Xudong Zheng
4/20 Chapter VIII, K3 Surfaces - Part 2
4/27 Chapters IX and X, Kodaira Dimensions 1 and 2 Sam Shideler