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2017-18

The seminars are held on Thursdays at 16:00 in Room B3.02 - Mathematics Institute unless noted otherwise

Term 2 2017/18

Organiser: Peter Topping

18 January Alex Strohmaier (Leeds) Index Theory for Geometric Hyperbolic Differential Operators
8 February CANCELLED
15 February Monica Musso (Bath) Existence, Compactness and Non Compactness for fractional
Yamabe Problem
22 February Miles Simon (Magdeburg) Local Ricci flow and limits of non-collapsed regions whose
Ricci curvature is bounded from below
1 March Romain Petrides (Paris) Min-Max construction for free boundary minimal disks
8 March No seminar
15 March Niels Martin Moeller (Copenhagen) Solitons in Mean Curvature Flow

Term 1 2017/18

Organiser: Andrea Mondino

5th October. Jim Portegies (EUT, Eindhoven), Continuity of nonlinear eigenvalues in CD(K,∞) spaces with respect to measured Gromov-Hausdorff convergence.

12th October. Vlad Moraru (L'Aquila), A splitting result for the scalar curvature.

19th October. Lucas Ambrozio (Warwick): Free boundary minimal hypersurfaces.

26th October. Davide Barilari (Paris Diderot): Geometric interpolation inequalities: from Riemannian to sub-Riemannian geometry.

9th November. Ricardo Mendes (Koln): Minimal hypersurfaces in compact symmetric spaces.

16th November. Anna Siffert (MPI, Bonn): Existence of metrics maximizing the first eigenvalue on closed surfaces.

23rd November. Alexis Michelat (ETH, Zurich): Classification of branched Willmore spheres in S^3 and S^4.

30th November. Stephan Suhr (Hamburg): Optimal transport and Lorentzian geometry.

7th December. Antonio Lerario (SISSA,Trieste): Variational methods for sub-Riemannian geodesics