Mathematics Colloquium
2010-11
Math colloquium meets on Mondays at 12:15
in Schreiber 006, Tel-Aviv University.
Schedule, semester A
18th October 2010:
Micha Sharir
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Sharing joints, in moderation: A new bridge between algebraic and combinatorial geometry
.
25th October 2010:
Yaron Ostrover
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Algebraic properties of the quantum homology
.
1st November 2010:
Iddo Eliazar
(Holon Institute of Technology, Israel)
,
Universal generation of fractal statistics
.
8th November 2010:
Roy Meshulam
(Technion)
,
Helly type theorems and topology
.
15th November 2010:
Yuliy Baryshnikov
(Bell Labs)
,
Search on the brink of chaos
.
22nd November 2010:
Dennis Gaitsgory
(Harvard University)
,
A review of categorical Geometric Langlands
.
29th November 2010:
Zeev Rudnick
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Lattice points on circles and nodal lines of eigenfunctions of the Laplacian
.
6th December 2010:
Anatoly Katok
(Penn State University)
,
KAM and Rigidity
.
13th December 2010:
Pavel Shvartsman
(Technion)
,
The Whitney problem: how to measure smoothness of functions on finite sets
.
20th December 2010:
Asaf Nachmias
(MIT)
,
Arm exponents in high-dimensional percolation
.
27th December 2010:
Anatoly Vershik
(St. Petersburg)
,
Actions and representations of groups
.
3rd January 2011:
Lior Bary-Soroker
(Essen University)
,
Irreducible values of polynomials
.
10th January 2011:
Boris Tsirelson
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Black noise of percolation
.
17th January 2011:
Hugo Duminil-Copin
(University of Geneva)
,
Discrete complex analysis and statistical physics
.
Schedule, semester B
21st February 2011:
Dima Gourevitch
(Weizmann Institute of Science)
,
Measuring representations of GL(n,R)
.
28th February 2011:
Amnon Yekutieli
(Ben Burion University)
,
Nonabelian Multiplicative Integration on Surfaces
.
7th March 2011:
Sergei Tabachnikov
(Pennsylvania State University)
,
Geometry, algebra, and dynamics of the pentagram map
.
14th March 2011:
Michael Cwikel
(Technion)
,
A simple(?) geometric question with deep consequences for BMO
.
21st March 2011:
Maxim Kazarian
(Moscow Steklov Institute and Independent University)
,
Universal polynomials and enumerative geometry
.
28th March 2011:
Greg Kuperberg
(UC Davis)
,
What is quantum probability?
4th April 2011:
Aviv Censor
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Towards Topological Groupoidification
.
11th April 2011:
Vitali Milman
(Tel Aviv University)
,
The Reasons Behind of Some Classical Constructions in Geometry and Analysis
.
Extended Passover break
(the extension is due to memorial days)
16th May 2011:
Emanuel Milman
(Technion)
,
Isoperimetric and Concentration Inequalities - Equivalence and Applications
.
23rd May 2011:
Mariusz Lemanczyk
(Copernicus University, Poland)
,
Differential equations on S^3 and topological dynamical systems given by cocycles
.
30th May 2011:
Helmut Hofer
(Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton)
,
Symplectic Dynamics
.
6th June 2011:
Eyal Lubetzky
(Microsoft Research, Redmond)
,
The static and stochastic Ising models
.
Organizer:
Bo'az Klartag