COE-COW Tokyo - Video Archives
Problems in the calculus of variations and related topics
Date Dec. 15-19 2008
Place Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, the University of Tokyo
Organizer Yujiro Kawamata (University of Tokyo) and Miles Reid (University of Warwick)

December 15
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Osamu Fujino (Nagoya University)
    "On log canonical flops "
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Yoshinori Namikawa (Kyoto University)

    "Induced nilpotent orbits and birational geometry"
  • 14:30 - 15:30 Yukinobu Toda(IPMU Tokyo and Oxford)

    "Stability conditions and Donaldson-Thomas type invariants "
  • 16:00 - 17:00 Alvaro Nolla de Celis(University of Warwick)

    "Dihedral groups and G-Hilb"
December 16
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Caucher Birkar (Cambridge University)

    "Boundedness vs thresholds and flips"
  • 11:30 - 12:30 James McKernan (MIT)

    "Batyrev’s conjecture"
  • 14:30 - 15:30 Ann-Sophie Kaloghiros(Cambridge University)

    "The defect of Fano 3-folds"
  • 16:00 - 17:00 Michael Wemyss(University of Bristol and Nagoya University)

    "McKay Correspondence for two dimensional rational surface"
December 17
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Klaus Hulek (University of Hannover)

    "Calculating the Mordell-Weil rank of elliptic threefolds "
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Thomas Peternell (University of Bayreuth)

    "Varieties with generically nef tangent bundles"
  • 14:30 - 15:30 Gavin Brown (University of Kent) and Miles Reid (University ofWarwick)

    "Tom and Jerry and Sarkisov links, I"
  • 16:00 - 17:00 Miles Reid(University of Warwick) and Gavin Brown (Kent)

    "Tom and Jerry and Sarkisov links, II"
December 18
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Keiji Oguiso (Keio University)

    "Mordell-Weil groups of abelian fibered hyperkaehler manifolds and O'Grady's 10-dimensional examples "
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Yongnam Lee (Sogang University)

    "Log minimal model program for the moduli space of stable curves of low genus"
  • 14:30 - 15:30 Jongil Park (Seoul National University)

    "A new family of algebraic surfaces with Pg = 0 and K^2 > 0 "
  • 16:00 - 17:00 Yukari Ito(Nagoya University)

    "Existence of crepant resolutions"
December 19
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Akira Ishii (Hiroshima University)

    "Dimer models and the special McKay correspondence"
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Miles Reid (University of Warwick)

    "Big key varieties for surfaces with Pg = 1, K^2 = 2 (according to Stephen Coughlan) "
  • 14:30 - 15:30 Hiromichi Takagi (University of Tokyo)

    "Q-Fano 3-folds and varieties of power sums "
  • 16:00 - 17:00 Timothy Logvinenko(University of Liverpool)

    "A derived approach to the geometric McKay correspondence"