Seminars Fall 2007
All talks are at 1:30 in Concordia's downtown Library Building, 1400 Blvd. de Maisonneuve O in
- 19 Sept John McKay: Moonshine - what it is - and what we would like to know.
Abstract: an introduction to Moonshine.
Alex Maloney: Physics and the Monster: Quantum Gravity, Modular Forms and Faber Polynomials.
pdf file of the slides from the talk.
Chris Cummins: Hecke operators, replication and moonshine.
John Harnad: An introduction to tau functions.
Terry Gannon: title to be announced.
Iana Anguelova: Introduction to Vertex algebras
Monday 3 Dec (Note change of day)
Eckhard Meinrenken: Twisted K-homology and the Verlinde formulas