Geometry of Lagrangian Submanifolds

Part of the Long Program Symplectic Geometry and Physics
April 14 - 18, 2003

Schedule


Monday, April 14, 2003

9:15 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
Anton Kapustin (Caltech / USC)

The Geometry of A-branes.

2:00 - 3:00
Naichung Conan Leung (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)

Intantons and Lagrangian submanifolds in manifolds with vector cross products
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3:30 - 4:30
4:30 - 5:00
Tommaso Pacini (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

A report on special Lagrangian and minimal Lagrangian deformations


Tuesday, April 15, 2003

9:15 - 10:30
Mina Aganagic (Harvard University)

Duality and topological strings
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11:00 - 12:00
Chiu-Chu (Melissa) Liu (Harvard University)

Open Gromov-Witten theory

2:00 - 3:00
3:30 - 4:30
Frederic Helein (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Cachan, France)

Hamiltonian stationary lagrangian surfaces as an integrable system

4:30 - 5:30
Ai-Ko Liu (University of California at Berkeley)

Type II exceptional curves in family SW theory


Wednesday, April 16, 2003

9:15 - 10:30
11:00 - 12:00
2:00 - 3:00
Mark Haskins (Johns Hopkins University)

Isolated conical singularities of special Lagrangian varieties

3:30 - 4:00
4:05 - 4:35
4:40 - 5:10
Adrian Butscher (University of Toronto at Scarborough)

Regularizing a Singular Special Lagrangian Variety and Application to

5:15 - 5:35
Marco Zambon (University of California at Berkeley)

Averaging of isotropic submanifolds

5:40 - 6:40
Paul Biran (Tel-Aviv University, Israel)

Symplectic Obstructions in Algebraic Geometry


Thursday, April 17, 2003

9:15 - 10:30
Mark Gross (University of California at San Diego)

Tutorial: Lagrangian fibrations

11:00 - 12:00
Pelham Wilson (Cambridge University)

Metric limits of Calabi--Yau manifolds

2:00 - 3:00
Ilia Zharkov (Duke University)

Limiting behavior of Calabi-Yau metrics

3:30 - 4:30
4:30 - 5:30
Wei-Dong Ruan (University of Illinois at Chicago)

Generalized special Lagrangian torus fibration for Calabi-Yau


Friday, April 18, 2003

9:15 - 10:30
Eric Zaslow (Northwestern University)

D-brane Compendium
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11:00 - 12:00
Richard Thomas (Imperial College, London, UK)

Uniqueness of special lagrangians
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2:00 - 3:00
Yong-Geun Oh (University of Wisconsin)

Geometry of coisotropic D-branes and Floer homology

3:30 - 4:30
Gang Tian (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Compactifying manifolds with special holonomy