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Mathematics Colloquium
2015-16
Math colloquium meets on Mondays at 12:15
in Schreiber 006, Tel-Aviv University.
Schedule, semester A
2nd November 2015:
Daniel Ueltschi
(University of Warwick)
,
From condensed matter physics to probability theory.
9th November 2015:
Shmuel Weinberger
(University of Chicago)
,
Topological Problems of Data Analysis, I.
(MINT distinguished lecture; the continuation of this lecture will be delivered at the Geometry&Dynamics seminar, on Wednesday, November 11, 14:00, room Schreiber 209)
16th November 2015:
Richard Kenyon
(Brown University)
,
Fixed-energy harmonic functions.
(MINT distinguished lecture)
23rd November 2015:
Emanuel Milman
(Technion)
,
Curvature-Dimension Condition for Non-Conventional Dimensions
.
30th November 2015:
Bo Berndtsson
(Chalmers University of Technology)
,
Complex Brunn-Minkowski Theory.
(Blumenthal distinguished lecture)
7th December 2015:
Ron Rosenthal
(ETH Zürich)
,
Local limit theorem for strongly ballistic random walk in random environments.
14th December 2015:
Gustavo Ponce
(University of California Santa Barbara)
,
The k-generalized Korteweg-de Vries equation.
21st December 2015:
Yakov Eliashberg
(Stanford University)
,
History and classical methods of the h-principle.
(Sackler distinguished lecture)
28th December 2015:
Michael Zieve
(University of Michigan)
,
Geometry and arithmetic of rational functions.
4th January 2016:
Tadashi Tokieda
(University of Cambridge)
,
`Toy models'.
(TIDY distinguished lecture)
This talk will be given in Melamed hall 006, Shenkar building, and not in Schreiber 006.
11th January 2016:
Philip Rosenau
(Tel Aviv University)
,
Emergence of Compact Patterns.
This talk will be given in Schreiber 007.
Schedule, semester B
29th February 2016:
Iosif Polterovich
(University of Montreal)
,
Spectral geometry of the Steklov problem.
7th March 2016:
Anton Petrunin
(PennState University)
,
On the total curvature of minimizing geodesics on convex surfaces.
14th March 2016:
Leonid Positselski
(Technion)
,
Contramodules.
21st March 2016:
David Conlon
(University of Oxford)
,
Recent developments in graph Ramsey theory.
(MINT distinguished lecture)
4th April 2016:
Zemer Kosloff
(University of Warwick)
,
Recurrent Anosov Diffeomorphisms without an absolutely continuous invariant measure.
11th April 2016:
Penny Haxell
(University of Waterloo)
,
Matchings in hypergraphs.
(TWIM distinguished lecture)
(Note the unusual place and time of the lecture!)
Passover break
2nd May 2016:
Eran Nevo
(Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
,
A Geometric Lower Bound Theorem.
9nd May 2016:
Daniel Wise
(Mcgill University)
,
The Cubical Route to Understanding Groups.
16th May 2016:
Lucien Birge
(Universite Pierre et Marie Curie)
,
Universal estimators - maximum likelihood and beyond.
(Sackler distinguished lecture)
(Note the unusual place of the lecture!)
23rd May 2016:
Yael Karshon
(University of Toronto)
,
Symplectic reduction - old and new.
(TWIM distinguished lecture)
(Note the unusual place and time of the lecture!)
30th May 2016:
Fedor Pakovich
(Ben-Gurion University)
,
On semiconjugate rational functions.
Organizer:
Lev Buhovski