*Date* |
*Speaker* | *Seminar* | *Title* |

Tuesday, September 05, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
** **
| Student Geometry/Topology | Planning meeting |

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Jasmine Powell**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Complex dynamics and the shift locus |

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Feng Zhu**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | What are (and why) Anosov representations? |

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Salman Siddiqi**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | The structure and dynamics of the geodesic flow |

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Gilyoung Cheong**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Computing Euler characteristic of configuration space of points, using zeta functions |

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Maxime Scott**
*Indiana University* | Student Geometry/Topology | Teichmueller theorems and generalizations |

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Montek Gill**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Stable homotopy theory: spectra, generalized cohomology theories and higher algebraic structures |

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Patrick Haggerty**
*Indiana University* | Student Geometry/Topology | Mapping class groups and curve complexes |

Tuesday, November 07, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**John Kilgore**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Weyl's law for singular projective algebraic varieties |

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Patrick Haggerty**
*Indiana University* | Student Geometry/Topology | The Symplectic Representation of Mapping Class Groups |

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Bradley Zykoski**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | An Introduction to Khovanov Homology |

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Daniel Irvine**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | From Symplectic to Contact Geometry |

Tuesday, December 05, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Nicholas Wawrykow**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | The Boundary of the Complex of Curves and Train Tracks |

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall * |
**Didac Martinez-Granado**
*Indiana University* | Student Geometry/Topology | The Weil-Petersson metric |

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
** **
| Student Geometry/Topology | Organizational meeting |

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Daniel Irvine**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Symplectic Embedding Problems |

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Bradley Zykoski**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | TQFTs in Context |

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Jasmine Powell**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Similarities between Julia sets and the Mandelbrot set |

Tuesday, February 06, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Mark Greenfield**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | An introduction to symmetric spaces |

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Kostas Tsouvalas**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Anosov representations: the dynamical definition and main properties |

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Salman Siddiqi**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Unipotent flows on homogeneous spaces |

Tuesday, March 06, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Montek Gill**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Waldhausen's algebraic K-theory of spaces |

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Didac Martinez-Granado**
*Indiana University* | Student Geometry/Topology | The intersection number of geodesic currents |

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
** **
| Student Geometry/Topology | No talk this week |

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Nicholas Wawrykow**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Outer Space |

Tuesday, April 03, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Samantha Pinella**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Interval Exchange Transformations |

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
** **
| Student Geometry/Topology | Replaced by RTG Lecture series this week |

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Feng Zhu**
*University of Michigan* | Student Geometry/Topology | Non-positive curvature in groups |