Cornell Discrete Geometry and Combinatorics Seminar
Fall 2019
Mondays 2:30-3:30 pm in Malott 206 

This semester the seminar is run jointly by Marcelo Aguiar, Karola Mészáros and Ed Swartz. Please feel free to suggest speakers or volunteer to speak.

Our Founding Fathers are Lou Billera and Bob Connelly.

Sep 2 Labor day
Sep 9 Lionel Levine, Cornell University CoEulerian Graphs
Sep 16 No talk
Sep 23 Vasu Tewari, University of Pennsylvania Divided symmetrization, Schubert polynomials and quasisymmetric functions
Sep 30 Nathaniel Bottman, University of Southern California 2-associahedra
Friday, Oct 11 Alex Fink, Queen Mary University of London Matrix orbit closures and their classes
Oct 14 Fall break
Friday, Oct 18, Malott 230 Herman Servatius, Worcester Polytechnic Institute A discussion about matroids
Oct 21 No talk
Oct 28 Franco Saliola, UQAM Combinatorial topology and homological invariants of monoid algebras arising in algebraic combinatorics
Nov 4 No talk
Nov 11 Ayah Almousa, Cornell University Polarizations of Powers of the Maximal Ideal in a Polynomial Ring
Nov 18 Stefan Forcey, University of Akron Galois connections for phylogenetic networks and their polytopes
Friday, Nov 22, Malott 230 John Bowers, James Madison University
Nov 25 Benjamin Schröeter, Binghamton University Correlation bounds of fields and matroids
Thursday, Dec 5, Malott 206 Thomas Fernique, Université Paris-Nord Compact packings of spheres
Friday, Dec 6, 3:30 pm, Malott 206 Steven Gortler, Harvard University Generic and unlabeled rigidity

For the schedule of previous talks in this seminar: previous years, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019.

Cornell Math Department.