Fall 2016 Midwest Topology Seminar



Host institution: Purdue University

Location: Mathematical Sciences Building, 150 North University Street, West Lafayette, Indiana

Date: 9/17/2016-9/18/2016




Schedule:

Note that Purdue is in the Eastern timezone. All talks will be in Room 175 of the Math building which is located on the north side of the breezeway. Refreshments will be served in the Math Library Lounge on the 3rd floor. To reach it you have to cross to the south side (the side with elevators) using the breezeway or use the second floor.

Saturday 

9:15

Refreshments in the Math Library lounge

10:00

Ben Knudsen (Harvard)

 Higher enveloping algebras and configuration  spaces of manifolds

11:30

Jennifer Wilson (Stanford)

 Higher order stability in the configuration  spaces of a manifold

2:30

Ralph Kaufmann (Purdue)

 Feynman categories

4:00

Paul Goerss (Northwestern)

 Understanding chromatic splitting

Sunday

9:15

Refreshments in the Math Library lounge

10:00

Clark Barwick (MIT)

 How to rationalize an exact category

11:15

Sarah Yeakel (Maryland)

 Operads with Homological Stability

1:30

Chris Schommer-Pries (Notre Dame)

 Tori detect invertible topological field theories


Abstracts 

Parking and Transpiration: 

Parking Information 

Transportation Information

Campus Map (the math building is labeled MATH)

Organizers:

Ralph Kaufmann rkaufman@purdue.edu

David Gepner dgepner@purdue.edu

Jim McClure mcclurej@purdue.edu

Jeremy Miller jeremykmiller@purdue.edu

The conference is supported by the NSF and the Purdue Department of Mathematics.

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Jeremy Miller,
Sep 15, 2016, 10:29 AM
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