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Student/Postdoc Working Geometry Seminar

Fall 2017

Date:August 24, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:JM Landsberg, TAMU
Title:Open problems suitable for graduate students and post-docs

Date:September 5, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:JM Landsberg, TAMU
Title:Open problems, part II

Date:September 12, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:E. Ventura, TAMU
Title:Hyperdeterminants of special format
Abstract:We discuss a classical method to compute hyperdeterminants of special format due to Schafli, and some connections to real typical ranks.

Date:September 19, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:A. Conner, TAMU
Title:Computer calculations with tensors

Date:September 26, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:E. Ventura, TAMU
Title:Hyperdeterminants II

Date:October 17, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:JM Landsberg, TAMU
Title:Geometry and Strassen's asymptotic sum conjecture

Date:October 24, 2017
Time:4:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:Y. Wang
Title:Strassen's asymptotic rank

Date:November 7, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:E. Ventura, TAMU
Title:Tensor rank is not multiplicative under the tensor product, after Christiandl et. al.

Date:November 14, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:P. Sarin, TAMU
Title:Tensor surgery and tensor rank after Christiandl and Zuiddam

Date:November 28, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:P. Sarin, TAMU
Title:Surgery cont'd

Date:December 5, 2017
Time:5:00pm
Location:BLOC 628
Speaker:JM Landsberg, TAMU
Title:Rank Methods in Arithmetic Complexity, after Efremenko et. al.