Learning seminar: Borcherds products

This seminar meets Friday from 2:30pm to 4:00pm in 1096 East Hall. All are welcome to attend!

*Dates with an asterisk indicate Monday talks, held 3:00pm to 4:00pm in 4088 East Hall.

Speakers are encouraged to write up their talks.

Please email Charlotte (charchan@umich.edu) or Brandon (carterbr@umich.edu) for more information.

Below is a list of all talks. They are also announced here.

An outline of topics is suggested in the working syllabus.

0 Jan 22 Charlotte Planning meeting pdf
1 Feb 5 Brandon The big picture  
2 Feb 12 Igor The Weil representation and vector-valued modular forms pdf
3 Feb 15* Charlotte Heisenberg groups and the Weil representation pdf
4 Feb 19 Andrew Holomorphic and non-holomorphic Poincare series pdf
5 Feb 22* Andrew Holomorphic and non-holomorphic Poincare series (continued)  
6 Feb 26 Charlotte The regularized theta lift pdf
7 Mar 14* Charlotte Borcherds products pdf
8 Mar 18 Andrew Heegner divisors and Borcherds products  
9 Mar 25 Luis Garcia Theta lifts and currents on Shimura varieties (special guest speaker!) pdf
10 Mar 28* Igor Examples of Borcherds products in algebraic geometry pdf
11 Apr 1 Kartik Chern classes of Heegner divisors pdf

This webpage is copied from Andrew's Gross–Zagier page.