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Mathematics Colloquium
2013-14
Math colloquium meets on Mondays at 12:15
in Schreiber 006, Tel-Aviv University.
Schedule, semester A
21st October 2013:
Alex Eskin
(University of Chicago)
,
The SL(2,R) action on moduli space.
28th October 2013:
Alexander Gamburd
(CUNY Graduate Center)
,
Expander Graphs, Thin Groups, and Superstrong Approximation.
4th November 2013:
Tamar Ziegler
(Hebrew University)
,
An inverse theorem for the Gowers norms in finite field geometries.
11th November 2013:
Alex Lubotzky
(Hebrew University)
,
High dimensional expanders and Ramanujan complexes.
18th November 2013:
Gadi Fibich
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Continuations of the nonlinear Schrödinger equation beyond the singularity
.
25th November 2013:
Peter Sarnak
(Princeton University & the Institute for Advanced Study)
,
Nodal domains of eigenmodes of the Laplacian and of random band limited functions.
2nd December 2013:
Yves Benoist
(Université Paris-Sud)
,
Cubic differentials and hyperbolic convex sets
.
9th December 2013:
Omri Sarig
(Weizmann Institute)
,
Symbolic dynamics for surface diffeomorphisms
.
16th December 2013:
Chen Meiri
(University of Chicago)
,
The group large sieve.
23rd December 2013:
Yuval Peres
(Microsoft Research)
,
Search Games and Optimal Kakeya Sets.
(Raymond and Beverly Sackler distinguished lectures in Mathematics)
30th December 2013:
Tomer Schlank
(M.I.T)
,
Étale homotopy, Sections and Diophantine Equations.
6th January 2014:
Rami Aizenbud
(Weizmann Institute)
,
Frobenius formula and representation count.
13th January 2014:
Benny Sudakov
(ETH)
,
Induced Matchings, Arithmetic Progressions and Communication.
Schedule, semester B
24th February 2014:
Mikhail Borovoi
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Cayley groups.
3rd March 2014:
Amir Yehudayoff
(Technion)
,
Recent progress in algebraic complexity.
10th March 2014:
Nir Lev
(Bar-Ilan University)
,
Quasi-crystals and summation formulas.
17th March 2014:
Bo'az Klartag
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Optimal Transportation and Moment Measures.
24th March 2014:
Helmut Hofer
(I.A.S, Princeton)
,
Problems and Questions in Symplectic Dynamics.
31st March 2014:
Eran Nevo
(Ben-Gurion University)
,
Balanced rigidity.
7th April 2014:
Ram Band
(Technion)
,
Neumann Nodal Domains.
Extended Passover break
(this time extension is due to memorial days)
12th May 2014:
Alain-Sol Sznitman
(ETH)
,
Random interlacements and the local geometry of random walks.
13th May 2014 (SPECIAL COLLOQUIUM - *Note the day, time, and location*)
:
Alejandro Uribe
(University of Michigan)
,
The semiclassical limit in Bargmann space
.
(TIDY Distinguished Lecture in Mathematical Physics)
19th May 2014:
Nicolai Reshetikhin
(UC Berkeley)
,
Deterministic limit shapes in statistical mechanics.
(Blumenthal Lecture in Geometry)
26th May 2014:
Omer Angel
(University of British Columbia)
,
Random planar maps.
2nd June 2014:
Uri Bader
(Technion)
,
Algebraic Representations of Ergodic Actions.
Previous talks
:
2002-2003
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2003-2004
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2004-2005
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2005-2006
,
2006-fall
,
2007-spring
,
2007-fall
,
2008-spring
,
2008-fall
,
2009-spring
,
2009-2010
,
2010-2011
,
2011-2012
,
2012-2013
Organizer:
Yaron Ostrover