Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar

  • Start Date: 10/17/2015
  • End Date: 10/18/2015
Location: 

University of Washington

Description: 

The Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar (PNGS) is a regional meeting for geometers of all kinds. It is held every fall and spring, and every other winter, rotating among the following participating institutions:

Oregon State University
Portland State University
Stanford University
University of British Columbia
University of Oregon
University of Washington

Abstracts / Downloads / Reports: 
Pacific_Northwest_Geometry_Seminar.pdf
Schedule: 

Saturday, October 17, 2015

 

10:30-11:00 Coffee and breakfast snacks

 

11:00-12:00 Jeffrey Case (Penn State University)

Title: A Notion of the Weighted σk Curvature for Manifolds with Density

 

12:00-2:00 Lunch

 

2:00-3:00 Greg Galloway (University of Miami)

Title: On the Geometry and Topology of Initial Data Sets in General relativity 

 

3:00-3:15 Coffee break

 

3:15-4:15 Lan-Hsuan Huang (University of Connecticut)

Title: Localized Deformation for the Einstein Constraint Map  

 

4:15-4:45 Coffee break

 

4:45-5:45 Niky Kamran (McGill University)  

Title: Lorentzian Einstein Metrics with Prescribed Conformal Infinity  

 

6:30 Dinner (location to be announced)

 

Sunday, October 18, 2015

 

9:00-9:30 Coffee and breakfast snacks

 

9:30-10:30 Iva Stavrov Allen (Lewis & Clark College)

Title: On Intrinsic Flat Stability of the Positive Mass Theorem

 

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

 

11:00-12:00 Xiaodong Wang (Michigan State University)

Title: Boundary Effects of the Ricci Curvature

 

 

Organizers:

Jack Lee (johnmlee@uw.edu)
Dan Pollack (pollack@math.washington.edu)

Other Information: 

Location: University of Washington

 

For more information please visit the webpage here.