Past Events

2023 Jan 27
Spring '23: Seminar on stable homotopy refinement of Khovanov and Floer theories
Friday, Jan 27, 2023, 11:00am to Friday, Apr 28, 2023, 11:00am

This is an informal seminar on various constructions of stable homotopy refinements of Khovanov homology of links and Floer theories of 3-manifolds. Participants are graduate students, postdocs and

2022 Nov 15
UVa Whyburn postdoc position in topology
Tuesday, Nov 15, 2022, 12:00am to Thursday, Dec 15, 2022, 12:00am

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for two Whyburn Research Associate and Lecturer postdoctoral positions, starting in Fall '23

2022 Sep 23
Fall '22: Seminar on quantum topology
Friday, Sep 23, 2022, 11:00am to Friday, Dec 02, 2022, 12:00pm

This is an informal seminar on various aspects of quantum topology and their interactions, including invariants of links and 3-manifolds and Jones' recent work on representations of the Thompson group

2022 Sep 18
Math Circle 2022
Sunday, Sep 18, 2022, 02:00pm to Sunday, Dec 04, 2022, 03:30pm

The Math Circle is a program for elementary and middle school students, taking place on UVa grounds. The Fall 2022 program is for students in grades 4-6, nominated by Charlottesville area schools.


2022 Aug 25
Math 7820: Differential topology, Fall 22
Thursday, Aug 25, 2022, 01:45pm to Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022, 01:45pm
2021 Sep 19
Math Circle Fall 2021
Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 (All day) to Sunday, Nov 21, 2021 (All day)
2021 Sep 01
Seminar on invariants of 4-manifolds from Khovanov homology, Fall 2021
Wednesday, Sep 01, 2021 (All day) to Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 (All day)

This is a reading group on invariants of 4-manifolds from Khovanov homology, in particular the skein lasagna module defined by Morrison-Walker-Wedrich. Participants are graduate students, postdocs and

2021 Aug 24
Fall 2021 Course: 4720: Intro to Differential Geometry.
Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021 (All day) to Tuesday, Dec 07, 2021 (All day)

The main object of study is the geometry of curves and surfaces. Topics include: higher-dimensional manifolds, the Gauss map, parallel transport, curvature of curves and surfaces, the first and second