# Math Department Algebra Seminar Series

### About the Seminar

The Math Department Algebra Seminar is a graduate student led seminar series that provides graduate students and advanced undergraduate students in mathematics the opportunity to give professional mathematical talks. These talks are open to any who would like to attend, and their contents reflect a variety of mathematical disciplines.

### Times and Locations

Seminars are held on Thursdays at U of I

- Check the schedule below to find out the time and location for the seminar each week.

## Date |
## Speaker/Title |
---|---|

Jan. 17, 2019 at 1:30 pm
Location: Brink 400 |
Jake Sapozhnikov (Univ Idaho)The number of instances of patterns in finite subsets of the line and the plane |

Jan. 24, 2019 at 1:30 pm
Location: Library room 133 |
Jordan Hardy (Univ Idaho)The Basic Theory of Group Schemes |

Jan. 31, 2019 | Cancelled |

Feb. 7, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Hirotachi Abo (Univ Idaho)When is a determinantal variety singular? |

Feb. 14, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Josh Parker (Univ Idaho)Some Properties of Embedded Primes in Minimal Primary Decompositions |

Feb. 21, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Jordan Hardy (Univ Idaho)Special Values of Genus Two Modular Forms with Interesting Divisors |

Feb. 28, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Jennifer Johnson-Leung (Univ Idaho)Special Values of L-functions |

Mar. 7, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
John Pawlina (Univ Idaho)More on "Symbolic Powers of Homogeneous Ideals: The Containment Problem" |

Mar. 21, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Doug Decock (Univ Idaho)Graph Theory |

Mar. 28, 2019 | No Seminar |

Apr. 4, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Josh Duran (Univ Idaho)Cycle Coverings of Digraphs and Graphs |

Apr. 11, 2019 | No Seminar |

Apr. 18, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Kirk Bonney (Univ Idaho)Monstrous Moonshine: A Brief Overview |

Apr. 25, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Location: Brink 328 |
Trevor Griffin (Univ Idaho)L-functions and Computing Local Factors |

May 2, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Location: Ghormley Park picnic shelter |
End of Semester PicnicPizza will be provided. Bring something to share (drinks, sides, etc.)! |