Summer Term 2020


Due to Covid-19 the talks will be online during this semester.




April 23   Online meeting to discuss June Huh's talk on Combinatorial applications of the Hodge–Riemann relations. Everyone is welcome to join.
April 30   Online meeting to discuss Spencer Bloch's talk on Motives in mathematics and in physics. Everyone is welcome to join.
May 7 Emanuele Macrì (Paris) Antisymplectic involutions on projective hyperkähler manifolds (Abstract)
May 14 (4 pm - 5 pm) Patricio Gallardo (Riverside) Geometric interpretation of toroidal compactifications of moduli of points in the line and cubic surfaces (Abstract)
May 28 Matthias Paulsen (Hannover) The construction problem for Hodge numbers (Abstract)
Friday June 5 (4:30 pm - 5:30 pm) Pieter Belmans (Bonn) The quadratic Fano correspondence for cubic hypersurfaces via derived categories (Abstract)
June 11 (2 pm - 3 pm) Ivan Cheltsov (Edinburgh) K-stability of Fano 3-folds (Abstract)
June 18 (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm) Olivier Benoist (Paris) Two coniveau filtrations (Abstract)
June 25 (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm) Burt Totaro (Los Angeles) The Hilbert scheme of infinite affine space (Abstract)
July 2 Yajnaseni Dutta (Bonn) Positivity of direct image sheaves (Abstract)
July 9 Emre Sertöz (Hannover) Separating periods of quartic surfaces (Abstract)
July 16 (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm) Matthias Schütt (Hannover) ZAG Seminar
July 23 (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm) Stefano Filipazzi (Los Angeles) On the boundedness of n-folds of Kodaira dimension n-1 (Abstract)
Sept 24 (11 am - 12 pm, a310) Jan Hennig (Hannover) Constructing non-rational hypersurfaces of low degree using unramified cohomology (Master thesis) (Abstract)