September 29 
Samuel Grushevsky (Stony Brook University) 
Geometry of compactified moduli of cubic threefolds 
October 6 
Felix Janda (University of Michigan) 
Genus two curves on quintic threefolds 
October 13 
no seminar (WAGS weekend) 

Weekend of October 1415 
Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium, at UCLA 

October 20 
Remy van Dobben de Bruyn (Columbia University) 
Dominating varieties by liftable ones 
October 27 
Jason Lo (Cal State Northridge) 
The effect of FourierMukai transforms on slope stability on elliptic fibrations 
November 10 


November 17 

(probably no seminar, Ravi away) 
November 24 
no seminar (Thanksgiving break) 

December 1 
Daniel Litt (Columbia University) 
Galois actions on fundamental groups 
January 19 
Pablo Solis (Stanford) 
Hunting Vector Bundles on 
January 26 
Izzet Coskun (UIC) 
The geometry of moduli spaces of sheaves on surfaces 
February 2 
Katrina Honigs (Utah) 
FourierMukai partners of Enriques and bielliptic surfaces in positive characteristic 
February 9 
Junliang Shen (ETH) 
K3 categories, cubic 4folds, and the BeauvilleVoisin conjecture 
February 16 
Michael Viscardi (Berkeley) 
Quantum cohomology and 3D mirror symmetry 
February 23 
Roya Beheshti (Washington U. St. Louis) 
Moduli spaces of rational curves on hypersurfaces 
March 9 
Yongbin Ruan (Michigan) 
The structure of higher genus GromovWitten invariants of quintic 3fold 
April 13 
Andrei Caldararu (Wisconsin) 
Computing a categorical GromovWitten invariant 
April 20 
Daniel HalpernLeistner (Cornell) 
What is wallcrossing? 
April 27 
Sean Howe 
Motivic random variables and random matrices 
May 4 (34 pm, in 380W) 
Isabel Vogt (MIT) 
Interpolation problems for curves in projective space 
May 4 (4:305:30 pm, in 383N) 
Eric Larson (MIT) 
The Maximal Rank Conjecture 
May 11 
Sheldon Katz (UIUC) 
(joint with physics) 
May 18 (34 pm) 
Dori Bejleri (Brown) 
Stable pair compactifications of the moduli space of degree one del Pezzo surfaces via elliptic fibrations 
May 18 (4:305:30 pm) 
Francois Greer (Stony Brook) 
Elliptic fibrations in the presence of singularities 
May 25 (34 pm, location TBA) 
Soren Galatius (Stanford) 
, , the GrothendieckTeichmuller group, and Kontsevich’s complex of graphs 
May 25 (4:305:30 pm) 
Tathagata Basak (Iowa State) 
A complex ball quotient and the monster 