Department of Mathematics
Topology Seminar 2014-2015

Wayne State University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

All talks in the Fall semester are at 3 PM unless otherwise noted.
The meeting time for Winter semester is currently under discussion and will be either 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM.
The organizers for 2014-15 are Robert Bruner and Andrew Salch.

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Old Topology Seminar schedules:
2001-02,  2002-03,  2003-04,  2004-05,  2005-06,  2006-07,  2007-08,  2008-09,  2009-10,  2010-11,  2011-12  2012-13  2013-14 

Fall 2014

All talks in the Fall semester are at 3 PM unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker and Title
Sept 5
Eric Peterson, University of California, Berkeley
Determinantal K–theory and a few applications (Abstract)
Oct 7 Andrew Salch, WSU
Homotopical torsor theory and complex orientations of algebraic K-theory (Abstract)
Oct 14 Bruce Corrigan-Salter, WSU
Coefficients for higher order Hochschild cohomology (Abstract)
Oct 21 (Algebra Seminar) Sudesh Kaur Khanduja, IISER, Mohali
On splitting of primes and simple extensions of integrally closed domains (Abstract)
Nov 4 Martin Frankland, Western University
Two-track algebras and the Adams spectral sequence (Abstract)
Nov 25 (Algebra Seminar) Wayne Raskind, WSU
Regulators in Number Theory and Algebraic Geometry (Abstract)
Dec 2 Michael Andrews, MIT
Non-nilpotent elements in motivic homotopy theory. (Abstract)

Winter 2015

All talks in the Winter semester are at 2 PM unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker and Title
Jan 13 Glen Wilson, Rutgers University
Motivic Adams spectral sequence over finite fields (Abstract)
Mar 3 Justin Noel, Universitat Regensberg
Derived induction and restriction theory (Abstract)
Mar 24 William Abram, Hillsdale College
The Equivariant Complex Cobordism Ring MU_G and its Equivariant Formal Group Law (Abstract)
Apr 14 Claude Schochet, Wayne State University
Spanier-Whitehead duality- old and new (Abstract)
May 18
Heng Xie, University of Warwick
Hermitian K-theory of quadric hypersurfaces and sums-of-squares formulas (Abstract)