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2007–2008 Warwick EPSRC Symposium on Algebraic Geometry

WAG 07–08

Main organisers: Miles Reid, Alessio Corti (Imperial)

Co-organisers: Gavin Brown (Kent), Gavril Farkas (Austin Texas and Humboldt U Berlin), Frank Schreyer (Saarbruecken), Samir Siksek (Warwick), Katrin Wendland (Augsburg) and many others

There have been 3 previous Warwick EPSRC symposia devoted to algebraic geometry, in 1970-71 (led by David Mumford) and in 1982-83 and 1995-96 (led by Miles Reid). WAG07-08 also follows the Isaac Newton Institute program HDG02.

Calendar of Events (Miles's calendar details)

September–December 2007 Active period HD MMP Organisers: Corti and Reid

(PDF Document) PROGRAMME for the below three September 2007 meetings

  • Monday 7th–Friday 11th January 2008
    UK-Japan Winter School Algebraic and Symplectic Geometry
    Organised in collaboration with Keio University COE21
January–April 2008 Active period XPL Organisers: Reid, Brown, Corti, Farkas
with one or more weekend conferences during term time on specialised topics (such as surfaces of general type)

15th February – 20th April 2008 Active period Geometry and topological field theories (TQFT)
Organisers: K. Wendland, R. Donagi, C. Hertling and N. Hitchin

  • Monday 24th-Saturday 29th March 2008
    Spring school on the geometry and integrability of topological QFT and string theory
  • Monday 31st March–Saturday 5th April 2008
    Conference on Geometry and topological field theories
  • Monday 7th–Friday 11th April 2008
    Course of 10 lectures
    by Okounkov at Imperial College, London

April–June 2008 Active period in arithmetic geometry (ARITH) Organisers: Siksek, Colliot-Thélène, Skorobogatov, Stoll

May–June 2008 Active period Commutative algebra, complexes and applications of computer algebra (COM)
Organisers: by Reid, Brown, Eisenbud and Schreyer

  • Tuesday 27th May–Tuesday 3rd June 2008
    COM workshop
    Organisers: Reid, Brown, Eisenbud and Schreyer

June–July 2008 Active period Moduli spaces (MOD)
Organisers: Reid, Farkas, Mukai, Sankaran and Shepherd-Barron


Aerial photograph of Maths Houses

See also:
Mathematics Research Centre
Mathematical Interdisciplinary Research at Warwick (MIR@W)
Past Events 
Past Symposia 

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