Informal Complex Geometry and PDE Seminar

Academic Year 2015-2016

Organizers: D.H. Phong, Z. Huang, S. Picard


The seminar meets on Thursdays from 2:40pm to 3:50pm in 520 Mathematics.

Spring Schedule

February 4
Zhijie Huang - Geodesic rays and Kahler-Ricci trajectories - Reference

February 11
Tamas Darvas - Convexity of the extended K-energy and the large time behaviour of the weak Calabi flow - Reference

February 18
Stefanos Aretakis - A new physical space approach to improved decay for the wave equation - Abstract

February 25
Simon Brendle - Fully non-linear flows with surgery - Reference

March 3
Bin Guo - On the Feldman-Ilmanen-Knopf conjecture - Reference

March 10
Xuan Wu - Specifying Lagrangian phase on Kahler manifolds - Reference

March 17
Spring Break

March 24
Xiangwen Zhang - A class of Hessian type equations

March 31
Jacob Sturm - A variational approach to the Yau-Tian-Donaldson conjecture - Reference

April 7
Eleonora Di Nezza - Monge-Ampère equations on quasi-projective varieties - Abstract

April 14
Jian Song - Compactness of Einstein fourfolds - Reference

April 21
Simon Brendle - Convergence of the Yamabe flow - Reference

April 28
Vincent Guedj - Convergence of weak Kähler-Ricci flows on minimal models of positive Kodaira dimension - Abstract

May 5:
2:30-3:30pm: Tristan Collins - Interior regularity for the Complex Monge-Ampere equation - Abstract

May 12: Room change: talks to be held in room 507
2:00-3:00pm: Bo Guan - Fully nonlinear elliptic equations with gradient terms on Hermitian manifolds - Abstract
3:00-4:00pm: Ahmed Zeriahi - Weak solutions to degenerate complex Monge-Ampère flows - Abstract

May 19: Room change: talk to be held in room 507
Pengfei Guan - $C^2$ estimate for solutions to scalar curvature type equations on Riemannian manifolds - Abstract



Fall Schedule:

October 1
Bin Guo - The heat equation along the Ricci flow - Reference

October 8
Bin Guo - The heat equation along the Ricci flow - Reference

October 15
Sebastien Picard - Gauduchon conjecture and related estimates - Reference 1, 2

October 22
Sebastien Picard - Gauduchon conjecture and related estimates - Reference

October 29
Zhijie Huang - The Ricci flow coupled to other systems - Reference

November 5
Jian Song - Donaldson-Sun estimates and geometric vs algebraic limits - Reference

November 12
Jian Song - Donaldson-Sun estimates and geometric vs algebraic limits - Reference

November 19
Jacob Sturm - Moser-Trudinger inequalities for Fano manifolds - Reference

November 26
Thanksgiving

December 3
Xuan Wu - Fully nonlinear equations with convex level sets - Reference

December 10
Henri Guenancia - Regularity of conic Kahler-Einstein metrics - Reference