Geometric Langlands Duality

NEW CONNECTIONS OF REPRESENTATION THEORY TO ALGEBRAIC GEOMETRY AND PHYSICS
Topic:Geometric Langlands Duality
Speaker:Roman Bezrukavnikov
Affiliation:Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Member, School of Mathematics
Date:Tuesday, October 2
Time/Room:10:30am - 12:30pm/West Building Lecture Theatre

I will give an overview of what is going to be discussed in the seminar during the semester, and start an introduction to the theory. No previous familiarity with geometric Langlands will be assumed.