ALGEBRA SEMINAR
DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY

 


 

Organizer: Kailash C. Misra

E-mail: misra at math dot ncsu dot edu

 


Fall 2002 Schedule:
 

September 11, Tom Lada, NCSU
            "Representations of L-infinity Algebras"

September 18, Naihuan Jing, NCSU
            "From Platonic Solids to Affine Lie Algebras"

October 9, Amassa Fauntleroy, NCSU
            "Free Graded Polynomial Algebras, Unipotent Roots, and Combinatorics"

October 23, Thalia Jeffres, UNC - Chapel Hill
             "Regularity of the Heat Operator on a Cone"

November 8, Haisheng Li, Rutgers University - Camden
            "Vertex Algebras and Vertex Poisson Algebras"

November 15, Yun Gao, York University, Toronto
            "Algebraic K-Theory and Lie Algebras"

December 6, Edlyn Teske, University of Waterloo, Canada
            "Weak Fields for Elliptic Curve Cryptography"


Spring 2003 Schedule:

January 28,  Antun Milas,  University of Arizona
             "Some applications of the theory of vertex operator algebras"
              4:00-5:00,  HA 335

January 31,  Sarah Witherspoon, Amherst College
             "Cohomology in Algebra"
              3:40-4:40,  HA 330

February 3, Frank  Sottile,  University of Massachusetts
               "Enumerative Real Algebraic Geometry"
                1:30-2:30,  HA 330

February 5,  Bojko Bakalov,  University of California- Berkeley
                "Conformal Algebras in Higher Dimensions"
                 1:30-2:30, HA 330

February 7,  David Hemmer,  University of Georgia
                  "Specht module filtrations for representations of the symmetric group"
                   3:40-4:40,  HA 330

April 11,  Noriko Yui, University of Toronto
                   "Calabi-Yau varieties and mirror symmetry"
                    1:30-2:20 ,  HA 261
 


Fall 2003 Schedule:

September 3, Irina Kogan, N.C. State University
                      "Orbits on the space of  polynomials under GL(n,C) action"
                      2:35-3:25, HA335

September 10, Bojko Bakalov, N.C. State University
                       " Introduction to Vertex Algebras and Conformal Algebras"
                        2:35-3:25, HA335

September 17, Bojko Bakalov, N. C. State University
                        "Field Algebras"
                         2:35-3:25, HA335

September 24, Naihuan Jing, N.C. State University
                         "Affine Lie algebras, McKay correspondence and their quantum analogs"
                          2:35-3:25, HA335

October 15,  Agnes Szanto, N.C. State University
                         "Subresultants and the solution of over-constrained multivariate
                          polynomial systems"
                           2:35-3:25, HA335

October 22,  Tom Lada, N.C. State University
                         "Symmetric Brace Algebras"  
                          2:35-3:25, HA335

October 29,  Amassa Fountleroy, N.C. State University

                         "Automorphisms of certain projective bundles over toric verieties"                       
                         2:35-3:25, HA335

November 5, David Eisenbud, University of California-Berkeley
                        "Resultants and Elimination Theory, Old and New"
                         (Colloquium) 4:00-5:00, HA201

November 12, Loek Helminck, N.C. State University
                           "Algorithms to compute twisted involutions and their Bruhat order"
                           2:35-3:25, HA335

November 21, Zviad Kharebava, N.C. State University
                         "Singular Cochains and Rational Homotopy Type"
                          3:40-4:30, HA335

December 3,   Michael Singer, N. C. State University
                          "Inverse Problems in Galois Theory"
                           2:35-3:25, HA 335


Spring 2004 Schedule:

March 3,    Professor Hayk Melikyan, NCCU

                  " Maximal Subalgebras of Modular Simple Lie Algebras"
                    2:35-3:25, HA335

March 24,  Seth Sullivant, UC- Berkeley  

                  "Phylogenetic Invariants "
                    2:35-3:25, HA335

March 26, Professor Haisheng Li, Rutgers University-Camden

                  "On certain categories of modules for affine Lie algebras"
                     2:35-3:25, HA 335

March 31, Professor Martin Markl, Mathematics Institute, Czech Academy

                  "Transfering Algebraic Structures"
                     2:35-3:25, HA 335

April 14, Professor Bojko Bakalov, N.C. State University

                  " Twisted Modules over Lattice Vertex Algebras"
                     2:35-3:25, HA 335

April 22, Professor Patricia Hersh,  University of Michigan

                   " A GL_n(q) analogue of the partition lattice
                     and discrete Morse theory for posets"
                     2:35-3:25, HA335


 

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Seminar Organizer: Kailash C. Misra