October 7 
Michael Kemeny 
Syzygies, scrolls and Hurwitz spaces 
October 14 
no seminar (WAGS weekend) 

October 1516 weekend 
Enrico Arbarello, Sapienza Universita di Roma/Stony Brook, Emily Clader, San Francisco State University, Luis Garcia, University of Toronto, Diane Maclagan
University of Warwick, Sandra Di Rocco, KTH, and Brooke Ullery, University of Utah 
Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium (at the Colorado State University) 
October 21 
Christian Schnell (Stony Brook University) 
Pushforwards of pluricanonical bundles and morphisms to complex abelian varieties 
October 28 
Wenhao Ou (UCLA) 
Fano varieties where all pseudoeffective divisors are also numerically effective 
November 4 
Gopal Prasad (University of Michigan) 
Isospectrality of compact locally symmetric spaces and weak commensurability of arithmetic groups 
November 11 
Donghai Pan (Stanford) 
Galois cyclic covers of the projective line and pencils of Fermat hypersurfaces 
November 25 
no seminar (Thanksgiving break) 

December 2 
Giulia Sacca (Stonybrook University) 
Intermediate Jacobians and hyperKahler manifolds 



January 13, 44:45 pm 
Hannah Larson (Harvard) 
Lines on hypersurfaces with certain normal bundles 
January 13, 56 pm 
Gavril Farkas (Humboldt University) 
K3 surfaces of genus 14 via cubic fourfolds 
Thursday, January 19, 12:151 pm in 384I

Ashvin Swaminathan (Harvard) 
Inflection Points of Linear Systems on Families of Curves 
January 20, 3:454:45 pm 
Jake Levinson (Michigan) 
BoijSoderberg Theory for Grassmannians 
January 20, 56 pm 
Ben Bakker (Georgia) 
A global Torelli theorem for singular symplectic varieties 
January 27 
Srikanth Iyengar (Utah) 
A local Serre duality for modular representations of finite groups (and group schemes) 
February 3 
Steven Sam (Wisconsin) 
Secant varieties of Veronese embeddings 
February 10 
Emily Clader (SFSU) 
Double ramification cycles and tautological relations 
February 17 
Ionut CiocanFontanine (Minnesota) 
Wallcrossing in quasimap theory 
February 24 
Dusty Ross (SFSU) 
GenusOne LandauGinzburg/CalabiYau Correspondence 



April 7 
no seminar 

April 89 

Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium (at UBC) 
April 14 
Dhruv Ranganathan (MIT) 
A BrillNoether theorem for curves of a fixed gonality 
April 21 
Erik Carlsson (Davis) 
Geometry behind the shuffle conjecture 
May 12 
Arnav Tripathy (Harvard) 
Motivic DonaldsonThomas invariants of K3 times an elliptic curve 
May 19 
John Lesieutre (UIC) 
A projective variety with discrete, nonfinitely generated automorphism group 
May 26 
Yuchen Liu (Princeton) 
Construction of hyperbolic cyclic covers 