Algebraic geometry and related fields

Algebraic geometry and related fields
Australian National University, Canberra
May 29-31, 2013


  • Jarod Alper (ANU)
  • Brendan Creutz (Sydney)
  • Norman Do (Monash)
  • Maksym Fedorchuk (Boston College)
  • Michael Harrison (Sydney)
  • Anthony Henderson (Sydney)
  • Finnur Larusson (Adelaide)
  • Anthony Licata (ANU)
  • Paul Norbury (Melbourne)
  • Peter O'Sullivan (ANU)
  • Brett Parker (ANU)
  • David Smyth (ANU)
  • Mathai Varghese (Adelaide)
  • Canberra in the early years

    WednesdayMay 29 Talks are in the G058 Seminar Room in the Hanna Neumann Bld
    9-10 Coffee and welcoming in math department common room
    10-11Anthony Henderson The modular generalized Springer correspondence abstract
    11:15-12:15Norman Do Orbifold Hurwitz numbers and topological recursion abstract
    12:15-2 Lunch
    2-3 Michael Harrison Computational Algorithms for Gonal Maps and Minimal Degree Plane Models of Algebraic Curves of Genus <= 6. abstract
    3:15-4:15 Brett Parker Integer counts of holomorphic curves abstract
    4:15-5 Coffee
    5-6 Anthony Licata Symplectic Duality abstract
    ThursdayMay 30 Talks are in the G058 Seminar Room in the Hanna Neumann Bld
    9-10Maksym Fedorchuk GIT stability of Hilbert and Syzygy points of canonical curves abstract
    10-10:45 Coffee
    10:45-11:45Finnur Larusson An Oka principle for equivariant isomorphisms abstract
    11:45-1:30 Lunch
    1:30-2:30David Smyth New Compactifications of Moduli Spaces of Riemann Surfaces abstract
    2:45-3:45 Jarod Alper The Construction of Projective Compactifications of the Moduli Space of Riemann Surfaces abstract
    3:45-4:00Coffee in the math department common room
    4:00-5:00ANU Colloquium: Hang Wang Index theory of invariant elliptic differential operators details
    7-9Conference dinner Dehli 6, 14 Childers Street
    FridayMay 31 Talks are in Hayden Allen G040
    9-10 Paul Norbury Gromov-Witten invariants and cohomological field theories abstract
    10:45-11:45Brendan Creutz 2-torsion Brauer classes on double covers of ruled surfaces abstract
    1:30-2:30Peter O'Sullivan The universal properties of pure motives abstract
    2:45-3:45Mathai Varghese Geometry and Index theory of (pseudo)differential algebra bundles abstract


  • Jarod Alper
  • James Borger
  • Amnon Neeman
  • David Smyth



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