# Topology Seminar

# Proseminar schedule

Here is the proseminar schedule for Winter 2021.

Unless otherwise specified, the proseminar meets online from 4:00 - 5:00 pm Wednesdays and Thursdays.

If you are interested in participating, please contact Colin. The proseminar is open to UChicago participants and invited participants only.

Date | Speaker | Topic |

Jan 20 | Oliver | Smooth Structures and Stable Homotopy. Notes |

Jan 21 | Weinan | The K-theory of Z and Vandiverâ€™s Conjecture. Slides, Notes |

Jan 27 | Colin | Group Cohomology and GL(F_q) Slides |

Jan 28 | Nick | What do finite fields, the K(1) local sphere and the image of J have in common?Slides, Exercises |

Feb 3 | Danny | Algebraic K-Theory of finite fields Slides |

Feb 4 | Hana | t-structures Slides |

Feb 10 | Peter | A superficial view of infinite loop space theory and algebraic K-theory |

Feb 11 | Colin | Quillen's Q Construction Slides |

Feb 17 | Weinan | Comparing the Q construction to the plus construction |

Feb 18 | Anna | Configuration spaces of Euclidean space and the Theta_n category |

Feb 24 | Nick | Discrete Morse Theory |

Mar 3 | Akhil | Algebraic K-Theory of Stable Infty-Categories Notes |

Mar 10 | Yao | Hopf Invariant One: Adams Spectral Sequence Approach |

Mar 11 | Yao | Hopf Invariant One: K-Theory Approach |

*This webpage is maintained by Colin Aitken. Please contact via email if you have any questions.