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The Topology seminar in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Michigan meets (unless otherwise noted) on Thursday afternoon, 3:00-4:00 PM in 1866 East Hall. Contact Wouter Van Limbeek or Nicholas Vlamisfor further information.

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Date Speaker Seminar Title
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Ayla Sanchez
Wheaton College
Topology Growth of Higher Baumslag-Solitar Groups

Thursday, September 28, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Tyrone Ghaswala
University of Waterloo
Topology Mapping class groups, coverings, braids and groupoids

Thursday, October 05, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Diana Hubbard
UM
Topology The braid index and the fractional Dehn twist coefficient

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Emily Stark
Technion
Topology The visual boundary of hyperbolic free-by-cyclic groups

Thursday, October 19, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Alena Erchenko
Pennsylvania State University
Topology Flexibility of some dynamical and geometrical data

Thursday, November 02, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Renaud Detcherry
Michigan State University
Topology Turaev Viro invariants and Gromov norm

Thursday, November 09, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Craig Westerland
University of Minnesota
Topology Fox-Neuwirth/Fuks cells, quantum shuffle algebras, and Malle's conjecture for function fields

Thursday, November 16, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Giuseppe Martone
University of Southern California
Topology Hitchin representations and configurations of apartments

Thursday, December 07, 2017
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Katherine Raoux
Michigan State University
Topology TBA

Thursday, February 01, 2018
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Justin Lanier
Georgia Tech
Topology Normal generators for mapping class groups are abundant

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Johanna Mangahas
University at Buffalo
Topology TBA

Thursday, April 05, 2018
Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1866 East Hall
Rita Gitik
UM
Topology TBA

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