Midwest Topology Seminar
## Midwest Topology Seminar

Saturday, February 21, 2004

NOTE: Campus parking is allowed on the weekends

### Schedule

All talks will be held in
**G40 Leverone Hall** the large building immediately south of Lunt Hall,
the Math Department

**9:00-10:00** -- Coffee, Doughnuts, and Bagels
**10:00-11:00** -- **Nitu Kitchloo**, Johns Hopkins University,
"Atiyah duality for loop spaces"

**11:00-11:30** -- Coffee break
**11:30-12:30** -- **Paul Seidel**, University of Chicago,
"Lagrangian submanifolds and problems of linear algebra"

**12:30-2:30** -- Lunch
**2:30-3:30** -- **Dan Freed**, University of Texas,
"Twisted K-theory, Dirac families and the Verlinde algebra"

**3:30-4:00** -- Tea
**4:00-5:00** -- **Geoffrey Powell**, University of Paris13,
"Endomorphisms in unstable modules of the cohomology of Eilenberg-MacLane
spaces"

**5:15--** ---- Party in Lunt Common Room

The **Homestead Hotel** (1625 Hinman Ave., 847-475-3300) is a few blocks
from campus.

Rooms are $80/night if you say you are with the NU Math Dept.
They have free parking nearby if needed.