Izzet Coskun

E-mail: Last name at math.uic.edu

851 S. Morgan St. 423

Chicago, IL 60607


The RTG page at UIC

Lectures in Poland on homogeneous varieties

Lecture notes for the school on birational geometry of moduli spaces in Utah (NOTES)

These notes will be revised frequently in the next few weeks as people point out errors. Please e-mail me any suggestions or corrections.

The Algebraic Geometry Bootcamp will take place at the University of Utah on July 6-10, 2015. For more details see (here)

The Midwest Algebraic Geometry Graduate Conference will take place at UIC on February 22, 23, 2014. For more details see (here)

The Graduate Student Workshop on Moduli Spaces and Bridgeland Stability will take place at UIC on March 23-25, 2013. For more details see ( Stability Workshop )

The Istanbul Summer School in Algebraic Geometry will take place June 17-21, 2013 at the Istanbul Mathematical Sciences Center. For more information see ( Istanbul )


This year I will be teaching Algebra Math 330, Graduate Algebra I Math 516 in the fall and Undergraduate Algebraic Geometry Math 494 in the spring. Last year I taught Topics in Algebraic Geometry MATH 571 and Commutative and Homological Algebra MATH 520.


The UIC Algebraic Geometry Seminar (AGS)


  • CV (pdf)
  • Editorial

    I am on the editorial board of Advances in Geometry. I served on the editorial board of the Central European Journal of Mathematics (2009--2014) until the decisions of the publisher led most of the editorial board to resign.


    MSRI March 2009, Geometric positivity in the cohomology of homogeneous varieties

    XXIII National Mathematics Symposium, Kayseri Turkey, August 2010. Lecture 1, Lecture2

    Papers and preprints:

    Comments, corrections and suggestions are always welcome.

    Past Conferences Organized

    Teaching in Previous Semesters


    Recently Sam and Fumei visited me in Istanbul. Here are some of the pictures that they took. (html)