Seminar: Algebraic and Tropical Geometry

The Yale Algebraic and Tropical Geometry seminar meets weekly on Thursdays from 4:30 to 5:30 in 431 DL. Afterwards, we usually go to dinner with the speaker at a local restaurant. For more information, contact Sam Payne or Dustin Cartwright.

Sep. 13 Dustin Cartwright Tropical complexes
Sep. 20 Dave Jensen Flips between compactifications of M0,n
Sep. 27 June Huh Tropical varieties, algebraic cycles, and convexity in combinatorial geometries
Oct. 4 Yoav Len Brill-Noether theory of tropical curves
Oct. 11 Yu-jong Tzeng Enumeration of singular curves with tangency conditions
Oct. 18 Nathan Ilten Mutations of Laurent polynomials and flat families with toric fibers
Oct. 25No seminar: fall break
Nov. 1 Mircea Mustaţă Valuations computing the complex integrability exponent
Nov. 8 Tyler Foster Analytification and tropicalization
Nov. 15 Steven Sam Vinberg representations and related geometry
Nov. 22No seminar: Thanskgiving
Nov. 29 Janne Kool Gonality, a Li-Yau inequality for graphs and applications to Drinfeld modular curves
Special time and place: 3:00-4:00 in 200 LOM
Nov. 29 Jessie Yang Tropical Severi varieties
Dec. 6 Qile Chen Stable logarithmic maps