Ok, this is another of those stupid “I’m still alive” posts. So, MaBloWriMo seemed to work for other people, but I was a miserable failure at it. And then there were finals, etc. Now, I’m hunting a thesis topic, so I’ll be posting sporadically at best, though I’m planning a series in January talking about algebraically completely integrable Hamiltonian systems, and in particular, various generalizations of the Hitchin system, because that’s what I’m thinking about at the moment.

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Rigorous trivialities is a web log about mathematics, but especially geometry, broadly construed. Contributors will be Charles Siegel, Jim Stankewicz and occasionally Matt Deland. Charles specializes in algebraic geometry, topology and mathematical physics. Jim specializes in arithmetic algebraic geometry. Matt has transitioned from algebraic geometry to work in industry.

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