Professor Peter Newstead

 

Recent invited visits, invited lectures etc.

Research visit to Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisboa, 5-15 January 2002 to give a series of postgraduate lectures on Vector Bundles on Algebraic Curves

Lecture ''Deformations of Picard Bundles'', Universidade do Porto,14 January 2002

Lecture ''Coherent systems on algebraic curves'', Seminar Geometria em Lisboa,8 January 2002

Research visit to Newton Insitute, Cambridge, 1 month, April-May 2002, during semester on Higher Dimensional Complex Geometry, including an invited lecture ''Deformations of Picard Bundles''

Lecture ''Deformations of Picard Bundles'', Workshop on Algebraic Geometry and Physics, Genova, 18-21 June 2002

Chair, VBAC2002 conference, Luminy, Marseille, 1-5 July 2002

Series of postgraduate lectures on Vector Bundles on Algebraic Curves, Autumn School on Algebraic Geometry, Lukecin, Poland, 8-15 September 2002 Notes

Lecture ''Deformations of Picard Bundles'', Conference on Algebraic Geometry and Topology, Constanza, Romania, 22-26 September 2002

Research visit to Erlangen, 15 October - 30 November 2002

Research visit to Humboldt Universitat, Berlin, including 2 lectures on ''Coherent systems on Algebraic Curves'', 28 October - 3 November 2002

Lecture ''Coherent systems and Brill-Noether theory'', EDGE workshop, Erwin Schrodinger Institut, Wien, 15-22 November 2002

Lecture ''Coherent systems and Brill-Noether theory'', Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, 29 November 2002

Lecture ''Some applications of Hecke transformations'', Conference in honour of the 70th birthday of Professor M. S. Narasimhan, ICTP, Trieste, 2-6 December 2002

Research visit to Madrid, Sevilla, Salamanca, Porto and Lisboa, 5 weeks, June-July 2003

Lecture ''Deformations of Picard bundles'', special session on Moduli Spaces, AMS/RSME Joint Meeting, Sevilla, 20 June 2003

Lecture ''Maximal subbundles and Gromov-Witten invariants'', Workshop on Algebraic Geometry and Physics, Salamanca, 27 June 2003

Chair, VBAC2003 conference, Porto, 1-5 July 2003

Lecture ''Coherent systems on algebraic curves'', Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisboa, 10 July 2003

Short course on Vector Bundles in Algebraic Geometry, LMS/EPSRC Summer School, Bath, 15-19 September 2003

Research visit to CSIC, Madrid, 3 months, October-December 2003

2 lectures ''Coherent systems on algebraic curves'', Salamanca, 8/9 October 2003

Lecture ''Moduli spaces of coherent systems'', First Workshop, Red Tematica de Geometria y Fisica, Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid, 24-28 November 2003

Visit to Centro de Matematica da Universidade do Porto as member of the Advisory commission to the centre, Porto, 10-15 May 2004

Lecture ''Vector bundles on curves - the Brill-Noether project'', Porto, 12 May 2004

School and Workshop on Gromov-Witten Invariants (VBAC04), SISSA/ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 21-26 June 2004

Research visit to Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, 1 October - 30 November 2004

Research visit to Universitat Mainz, 8-14 November 2004, including lecture ''Coherent Systems on Algebraic Curves''

Lecture ''Coherent systems on Algebraic Curves'', Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, 19 November 2004

Research visit to Humboldt Universitat, Berlin, including lecture ''Coherent systems on Algebraic Curves'', 8-15 December 2004

Research visit to CSIC, Madrid and the University of Barcelona, 15 June-9 July 2005

Lecture ''Coherent systems on elliptic curves'', CSIC, Madrid, 17 June 2005

Lecture ''Existence of alpha-stable coherent systems'', CSIC, Madrid, 28 June 2005

Lecture ''Coherent systems on elliptic curves'', Universitat di Barcelona, 8 July 2005

3 lectures ''Existence of stable coherent systems'', University of Liverpool, August 2005

Research visit to Universita Roma 3, 7-14 October 2005, including lecture ''On bundles with too many sections on algebraic curves''

Research visit to Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, 15 October - 15 December, 2005.

Lecture ``On bundles with too many sections on algebraic curves'', Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, 27 October 2005.

VBAC05 Workshop, Renyi Institute, Budapest, 3-6 November, 2005.

Conference on Algebraic Vector Bundles, Muenster, Germany, 26-30 June 2006 including lecture ``Non-emptiness of moduli spaces of coherent systems on algebraic curves''.

ABB70, Conference in celebration of the 70th birthday of Professor A. Bialynicki-Birula, Bedlewo, Poland, 8-15 July 2006, including lecture ``Variation of stability for coherent systems on algebraic curves''.

Research visit funded by Royal Society International Joint Projects Programme, including Geometry Conference in honour of Professor Nigel Hitchin (on the occasion of his 60th birthday), CSIC, Madrid, 30 August - 10 September 2006.

Clay Senior Scholar, Boston University, Boston and Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA, 1-31 October 2006. including 3 seminars on the construction of moduli spaces of vector bundles on algebraic curves.

Clay Mathematics Institute Workshop on Moduli spaces of vector bundles, with a view toward coherent sheaves, 5-10 October 2006, including lecture ``Coherent systems on algebraic curves''; further details available here

Research visit to CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico, November 2006 - January 2007

CIMAT-CIMPA School: ``Vector Bundles'' CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico, 27 November - 8 December 2006, including mini-course on ``Geometric Invariant Theory''; further details available here

CIMAT-CMI-VBAC Conference: Moduli Spaces and Vector Bundles (in honour of Professor P. E. Newstead on the occasion of his 65th birthday), CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico, 11-15 December 2006; further details available here.

Research/teaching visit, California State University at Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA, USA, January, February 2007, including seminar ``200 years (well almost) of linear systems on Riemann surfaces''

Research visit, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, 2-6 April 2007, including colloquium ``200 years (well almost) of linear systems on Riemann surfaces'' and seminar ``Bundles of rank 2 on algebraic curves and their sections''.

Colloquium, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA ``200 years (well almost) of linear systems on Riemann surfaces'', 13 April 2007.

Research visit to Universitat Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany, 12-16 June 2007, including lecture ``Bundles of rank 2 on algebraic curves and their sections''

VBAC07: Principal bundles, stacks and gerbes, Bad Honnef, Germany, 17-22 June 2007.

Research visit to Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany, 23 June - 23 July 2007.

Research visit to Lisboa, Porto, Madrid and Salamanca, 5 weeks, Oct-Nov 2007.

Lecture ``Clifford's Theorem for coherent systems'', IST, Lisboa, 9 October 2007.

Course ``Moduli of vector bundles on algebraic curves'' (3 lectures), Universidade do Porto, October 2007.

Lecture ``Clifford's Theorem for coherent systems'', CSIC, Madrid, 26 October 2007.

Course ``Moduli of vector bundles and coherent systems on algebraic curves'' (3 lectures), Universidad de Salamanca, October/November 2007.

Semester on Moduli Spaces, CSIC, Madrid, Spain, 4 - 11 March, 2008.

Workshop on Moduli spaces of vector bundles: algebro-geometric aspects, Barcelona, Spain, 12 - 14 March, 2008.

Semester on Moduli Spaces, CSIC, Madrid, Spain, 7 May - 2 July 2008.

Workshop on Bundles, gerbes and derived categories in string theory, Salamanca, Spain, 14 - 16 May 2008, including lecture``Picard bundles ''.

VBAC08: Workshop in honour of S. Ramanan's 70th birthday, Miraflores de la Sierra, Spain, 16 - 20 June 2008, Scientific Committee.

60Miles, London, 16 - 18 July 2008.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, Germany, 13 Sept - 30 Nov 2008, including Emmy Noether seminar ``Representations of surface groups and Higgs bundles in genus 1'', 31 Oct 2008.

Workshop on Geometry and Physics: Atiyah80, ICMS, Edinburgh, 20 - 22 April 2009.

Research visit to CSIC, Madrid, Spain, 1 - 12 June, 2009, including colloquium ``Clifford indices for vector bundles on Riemann surfaces'', 3 June 2009 and informal seminar ``Higgs bundles on elliptic curves'', 9 June 2009.

VBAC09 workshop, Free University of Berlin, Germany, 15 - 19 June 2009.

Lecture ``Clifford indices for vector bundles on algebraic curves'', Universitaet Hannover, Germany, 25 June, 2009.

Research visit to SISSA, Trieste, Italy, 25 Sept - 17 Oct 2009, including course of 3 lectures ``Brill-Noether theory for vector bundles''.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 19 Oct - 15 Dec 2009, including Emmy Noether seminar ``Clifford indices for vector bundles'', 4 Dec 2009.

VBAC2010 workshop, Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal, 14--18 June 2010, Chair.

Research visit to IST, 19 - 25 June 2010, including course of 4 lectures ``Coherent systems on algebraic curves'', videos available here.

Research visit to Universidad de Salamanca, Spain, 26 - 30 June 2010, including lecture ``Clifford indices for vector bundles''.

Research visit to CSIC, Madrid, Spain, 1 - 15 July 2010, including lecture ``Bundles of rank 2 with 4 sections on algebraic curves''.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 1 Oct - 3 Dec 2010, including Emmy Noether seminar ``Bundles of rank 2 on algebraic curves'', 26 Nov 2010.

Lecture ``Bundles of rank 2 on algebraic curves'', Universitaet Bayreuth, 29 Nov 2010.

Programme on Moduli Spaces, Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge, 4 Jan - 1 July 2011, principal organiser.

Lecture ``New results in higher rank Brill-Noether theory'', Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge, 26 May 2011, video available here

VBAC2011 workshop, Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge, 27 June - 1 July, chair.

Research visit to SISSA, Trieste, Italy, 21 September - 21 October 2011, including course of 4 lectures ``Four conjectures''.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 24 October - 13 December 2011.

Lecture ``Brill-Noether theory for vector bundles of fixed determinant'', Free University of Berlin, 3 November, 2011.

Semester on Geometry and Quantisation of Moduli Spaces, CRM, Barcelona, 2 May - 30 June 2012, including lecture ``Brill-Noether theory for vector bundles of fixed determinant'', 15 June 2012.

VBAC2012 workshop, CRM, Barcelona, 18 - 22 June 2012, chair.

Research visit to ICMAT, Madrid, 1 - 6 July 2012.

Research visit to ICMAT, Madrid, Spain, 5 - 19 September 2012.

Indo-Spanish Conference on Geometry and Analysis (in celebration of 80th birthday of M. S. Narasimhan), 10 - 14 September 2012, including lecture ``Clifford indices for vector bundles''.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 5 October - 10 December, 2012.

Visit to SISSA, Trieste, Italy for PhD defences, 24 - 26 October 2012.

PhD oral as external examiner, Oxford, 17 December 2012.

Conference for 70th birthday of Graeme Segal, Oxford, 17 - 19 December 2012.

Visit to UCM, Madrid for PhD defence, 6 - 10 June, 2013, chair.

Conference ``Recent trends in moduli spaces of curves, SISSA, Trieste, Italy, 13/14 June 2013.

VBAC2013 workshop, SISSA, Trieste, Italy, 17 - 21 June 2013.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 1 October - 10 December, 2013.

Conference on Geometry and Physics of Moduli Spaces, Miraflores de la Sierra, 16 - 20 June 2014.

Research visit to Universidad Complutense de Madrid, including seminar on ``Coherent systems and a conjecture of D. C. Butler'', 23 - 27 June 2014.

VBAC2014 workshop (20th anniversary), Freie Universitaet Berlin, 1 - 5 September 2014, chair.

British Algebraic Geometry Conference, University of Warwick, 22 - 24 September 2014.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 6 October - 8 December 2014.

Seminar "Coherent systems and a conjecture of D. C. Butler", Universitaet Bayreuth, 5 November 2014.

Period of concentration on derived categories and moduli spaces, University of Warwick, 12 January - 13 March 2015, organiser.

VBAC2015 workshop, "Fourier-Mukai, 34 years on", University of Warwick, 15 - 19 June 2015, chair.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 5 October - 7 December 2015.

Workshop on "Moduli spaces in geometry", CIRM, Luminy, 26 - 30 October 2015, invited participant.

VBAC2016 workshop (20th VBAC), "Higgs bundles and Hitchin system", Centre Interfacultaire Bernoulli, Lausanne, 11 - 15 January 2016.

Hitchin70, University of Oxford, 9 - 10 September 2016, invited participant.

Hitchin70, "Celebrating 30 years of Higgs bundles and 15 years of generalized geometry", ICMAT, Madrid, 12 - 16 September 2016, invited participant.

Workshop de Jovenes Matematicos Facultad de Ciencias, UCM, Madrid, talk "Coherent systems on algebraic varieties: a survey", 19 - 20 September 2016.

Research visit to Universitaet Erlangen-Nuernberg, 10 October - 12 December 2016, including lecture "Higher-rank Brill-Noether theory for curves", 15 November.

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