Algebraic Geometry Learning Seminar 
Moduli of Curves
Fall 2018
Mondays 3:00pm

Sep 25 2017
Harvard
Mitchell Lee
Hilbert schemes of curves

Oct 2 2017
Harvard
Yongquan Zhang
Tangent spaces to Hilbert schemes, Mumford's example

Oct 16 2017
Harvard
TBA
Coarse moduli spaces, the dimensions of ℳ_{g} and ℋ_{d, g}

Oct 23 2017
Harvard
TBA
Other properties of ℳ_{g}, cohomology of the universal curve, the Witten conjecture

Oct 30 2017
Harvard
TBA
Introduction to ℳ_{g}, stable curves, nodal curves

Nov 6 2017
Harvard
Geoffrey Smith
Deformation theory

Nov 13 2017
Harvard
TBA
Stable reduction

Nov 20 2017
Harvard
TBA
TBA

Nov 27 2017
Harvard
TBA
TBA

Dec 4 2017
Harvard
TBA
TBA

Dec 11 2017
Harvard
TBA
TBA
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