Algebra and Geometry Meeting, Universitat de Barcelona, 30 November - 2 December 2016

This is a workshop bringing together specialists from concurrent subjects in commutative algebra, algebraic geometry, computational algebra, and homotopy theory. It is the second edition of this workshop after the first Algebra and Geometry Meeting held at Universitat de Barcelona on 2 - 4 December 2015.
Invited speakers
  • Marian Aprodu (University of Bucharest & Romanian Academy, Romania): Ulrich bundles on projective surfaces
  • Anita Buckley (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia): Positive semidefinite quadratic determinantal representations of nonnegative plane sextics
  • Jaroslaw Buczyński (University of Warsaw & Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland): Maps of Mori dream spaces
  • Stéphane Guillermou (Université de Grenoble, France): Microlocal theory of sheaves and symplectic geometry
  • Joachim Jelisiejew (University of Warsaw, Poland): Combinatorics of zero-dimensional Gorenstein algebras
  • Shane Kelly (Universität Freiburg, Germany): Some observations about motivic tensor triangulated geometry
  • Michał Lasoń (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland): On the toric ideal of a matroid
  • Vincenzo Mantova (University of Leeds, UK): Fewnomials as integral points and covers of multiplicative groups
  • Tim Römer (Universität Osnabrück, Germany): Commutative algebra up to symmetry
  • Claudia Scheimbauer (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik, Germany): Derived symplectic geometry and AKSZ topological field theories
  • Axel Stäbler (Universität Mainz, Germany): Functorial test modules
  • Greg Stevenson (Universität Bielefeld, Germany): Enhancements, enrichments, and Eilenberg-Watts theorems
Book of abstracts


Wednesday 30th
 Thursday 1st
 Friday 2nd
  09:30 Aprodu 09:30 Guillermou
  10:30 Coffee
10:30 Coffee
  11:00 Mantova 11:00 Scheimbauer
  12:00 Kelly 12:00 Stäbler
  13:00 Lunch break
15:00 Stevenson 15:00 Römer  
16:00 Buckley 16:00 Lasoń  
17:00 Coffee 17:00 Coffee  
17:30 Buczyński
17:30 Jelisiejew  
20:30 Social dinner

The talks will take place in Aula T1 on the second floor of the Historical Building of the University of Barcelona (Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 585, Barcelona).

Here is a map indicating the location.


Organizing committee

We gratefully acknowledge sponsorship from