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

Term 3 2017/18
Organiser: Lucas Ambrozio

26 April. Mark Haskins (Bath) Collapsing families of special and exceptional holonomy metrics.

03 May. Andrew McLeod (Warwick) Global Regularity of Three-Dimensional Ricci Limit Spaces

10 May. Laurent Bessières (Bordeaux) Deforming 3-manifolds of bounded geometry and uniformly positive scalar curvature

17 May. Norman Zergaenge (Warwick) Some Applications of the L^2-curvature Flow

24 May. Klaus Kroencke (Hamburg) Stability of Ricci de Turck flow on Singular Spaces

30 May. No seminar

07 June. Please note there will be two seminars on this date:

At 2pm, room B3.03: John Lott (Berkeley) TBA

At 4pm, room B3.02: Mariel Saez (PUC-Chile) TBA

14 June. Laurent Mazet (Paris-Est Créteil) TBA

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