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Seminars for Pure Mathematics


Apr 25
Yi Zhou (FSU)
Algorithms for Factoring Difference Operators II
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
In this talk the algorithm for bounding x-degrees of right-hand factors will be introduced. I will focus on the notion of generalized exponents, which plays a crucial role in the algorithm. Generalize... More
 
Apr 18
Lydia Eldredge (FSU)
Finding the smallest Mahler Measure in a Quadratic Field
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
I'll talk about the problem of finding the algebraic integer of smallest Mahler measure in a given number field. (Where this integer is not a root of unity and is a primitive element.) I'll begin wit... More
 
Apr 17
M. Ingram
Algebraic Function Fields II
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 love
 
Apr 11
Yi Zhou (FSU)
Algorithms for Factoring Difference Operators
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
This is an ATE exam.
 
Apr 10
Judith Vanegas (Universidad Tecnico Manabi, Ecuador)
Weighted Dirac Operators
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love3
 
Apr 3
Judith Vanegas
A Robin problem for the Bitsadze equation
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Apr 2
Sam Ballas (FSU)
Gluing equation for projective structures on 3-manifolds
Topology and Geometry Seminar
Time: 3:35p
Location: 201
One of Thurston’s many amazing ideas are his hyperbolic gluing equations. Roughly speaking, given an ideally triangulated 3-manifold M, one can construct a set of complex polynomial equations whose ... More
 
Mar 28
Grayson Jorgenson (FSU)
A relative Segre zeta function
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35PM
Location: LOV 104
We describe a generalization of the Segre zeta function defined by Aluffi to subschemes of projective bundles. Given a rational map of projective bundles P(F) to P(E) induced by a surjection of the un... More
 
Mar 27
M. Ingram
Algebraic Function Fields II
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Mar 13
M. Ingram
Algebraic Function Fields
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Mar 7
Tyler Foster (FSU)
Katz, Rabinoff, and Zureick-Brown's work on rational point counts II
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
 
Mar 6
B. Prather
Hopf Algebras : Explicit Examples
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Feb 28
Anh Tran (University of Texas at Dallas)
Some conjectures about the colored Jones polynomial.
Special Algebra/Topology Seminar
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
We will discuss some old and new conjectures about the colored Jones polynomial.

These include the volume conjecture, AJ conjecture, slope conjecture, and strong slope conjecture.

The vo... More
 
Feb 27
B. Prather
Hopf Algebras
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Feb 26
Anindya Chanda (FSU)
An introduction to Hyperbolic Groups With Word Metric in the Language of Automatons
Geometry Seminar
Time: 2:00
Location: 104 LOV
In Geometric and Combinatorial Group Theory, we study finitely generated groups by relating them with their geometric counterparts, Cayley Graphs, endowed with a metric, the so called the word metric.... More
 
Feb 21
Tyler Foster
Katz, Rabinoff, and Zureick-Brown's work on rational point counts
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
Last semester, I gave several talks introducing the non-Archimedean analytic background necessary for Katz, Rabinoff, and Zureick-Brown's proof that there exists a uniform bound on the number of ratio... More
 
Feb 20
Nathan Reilly
Eisenstein Series and Modular Functions
Algebras abd Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Feb 13
Nathan Reilly
The Eisenstein series and Modular Functions
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Feb 7
Mark van Hoeij (FSU)
The Complexity of Computing all Subfields of an Algebraic Number Field
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
For a finite separable field extension K/k, all subfields can be obtained by intersecting so-called principal subfields of K/k. The talk will present a way to quickly compute these intersections. If t... More
 
Feb 5
John Bergschneider (FSU)
Finite 2-Stratifold Groups
Topology and Geometry Seminar
Time: 3:35p
Location: 201
2-Stratifolds are a generalization of closed surfaces in that they contain simple closed curves where several sheets meet. Currently, there is no general classification of these spaces or their funda... More
 
Feb 4
Alex Reznikov (FSU)
A sum-product estimate in finite fields, and applications
Analysis & PDE
Time: 2:30
Location: LOV 106
We will start reading the paper by Bourgain, Katz and Tao on the so-called "sum-product" estimates.
 
Jan 31
Paolo Aluffi (FSU)
Newton-Okounkov bodies and Segre classes.
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
We will present a new approach to the computation of the Segre class of a subscheme of projective space, based on the construction of a suitable Newton-Okounkov body. The result may be viewed as a co... More
 
Jan 30
B. Prather
Octonions and Hopf Algebras
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Jan 24
Kyounghee Kim (FSU)
Entropy of real rational surface automorphisms
Algebra and Its Applications
Time: 3:35 PM
Location: LOV 104
 
Jan 23
B. Prather
Octonions and Physics
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 104 Love
 
Jan 22
Lorenzo Ruffoni (FSU)
Strict hyperbolization, and its applications
Topology and Geometry Seminar
Time: 3:35p
Location: LOV 201
Gromov introduced some procedures to turn a given polyhedron into a new one endowed with a piecewise Euclidean metric of non-positive curvature, while preserving some of its original topological featu... More
 
Jan 16
Organizational
Algebras and Analysis
Time: 3:35
Location: 107 Love