Meetings of the COW seminar in 20022003
Details of the activities of the COW this year may be found on the
COW
homepage.

Cambridge, Thursday 10th October 2002
3:00 Florin Ambro (Cambridge): A boundary property
4:30 Marta Mazzocco (Cambridge): On Schlesinger systems

Bath, Thursday 14th November 2002
2:30 Kevin Costello (Cambridge): Hilbert schemes, Hecke algebras and the
CalogeroSutherland system
4:00 Yujiro Kawamata (Tokyo): Representing the equivalence as a
FourierMukai functor

Warwick, Thursday 28th November 2002
3:00 Elizabeth Gasparim (New Mexico): Moduli of bundles on surfaces
and birational transformations
4:30 Marc NieperWisskirchen (Cambridge): HirzebruchRiemannRoch
formula on compact hyperKaehler manifolds and RozanskyWitten invariants

Oxford, Thursday 5th December 2002
3:00 Spencer Bloch (Chicago): Periods and epsilon factors
associated to linear differential equations
4:30 Paul Seidel (London): Homological mirror symmetry and the
quartic surface

Warwick, Thursday 16th January 2003
3:00 Alessandro Chiodo (Cambridge): Higher Spin curves
4:30 Sébastien Racanière (London): Kirwan map and
moduli spaces of flat connections

London, Thursday 20th February 2003
2:00 Tom Bridgeland (Edinburgh): Stability conditions and Markov numbers
4:00 Alastair King (Bath): Pencils and strings: Vafa's mysterious
duality

Nottingham, Thursday 27th February 2003
3:00 Simon Willerton (Sheffield): Lie algebras and derived categories of sheaves
4:20 Matilde Marcolli (Bonn): From noncommutative to arithmetic geometry

Warwick, Thursday 8th May 2003
3:00 Brent Doran (Princeton): Moduli spaces as ball quotients
via hypergeometric functions
4:30 Sébastien Boucksom (Grenoble): Moving intersections of
divisors and currents

Cambridge, Thursday 22nd May 2003
3:30 Jon Pridham (Cambridge): Structure of certain deformation
spaces
The Kuwait Lecture (not really anything to do with the COW) also took
place on this day in Cambridge, as follows:
5.00 Claude LeBrun (Stony Brook): 4Dimensional Einstein Manifolds
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