Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar 

2006 Spring Meeting

Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Saturday and Sunday, April 1 and 2, 2006


All talks will be held at PIMS

Saturday, April 1
West Mall Annex (WMAX), Room 110
10:30–11:00 Coffee
11:00–12:10 Alejandro Adem (University of British Columbia)
A Stringy Product for Twisted Orbifold K-theory
12:10–1:30 Lunch
1:30–2:40 Jim Bryan (University of British Columbia)
Donaldson-Thomas and Gromov-Witten invariants of orbifolds and their crepant resolutions
2:40–3:00 Tea
3:00–4:10 Yong-Geun Oh (University of Wisconsin–Madison)
Lagrangian currents, Calabi invariants and non-simpleness of the area-preserving homeomorphism group of S2
4:10–4:30 Tea
4:30–5:40 Ben Chow (UC San Diego)
On the works of D. Glickenstein and F. Luo on semi-discrete curvature flows


Sunday, April 2
West Mall Annex (WMAX), Room 110
8:30- 9:00 Coffee
9:00-10:10 Simon Brendle (Stanford University)
Global convergence of the Yamabe flow
10:10-10:20 Coffee
10:20-11:30 Gang Tian (Princeton University)
Kähler-Ricci flow and complex Monge-Ampère equation

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