Fall 2008

Date Place Speaker Title
September 4 MIT
Room 4-237
David Kazhdan
Hebrew University, Jerusalem
The fundamental lemma and its applications
September 11 MIT
Room 4-237
Mark Gross
University of California, San Diego
The tropical vertex
September 18 MIT
Room 4-237
Jordan Ellenberg
University of Wisconsin
Stability theorems for homology of Hurwitz spaces
September 25 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Giovanni Forni
University of Maryland, College Park
Quantitative equidistribution of nilflows and Weyl sums
October 2 MIT
Room 4-237
Wendelin Werner
Universite Paris-Sud 11
Are frontiers always symmetric?
October 16 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
Yves Benoist
Université Paris-Sud 11
Invariant subsets of homogeneous spaces
October 23 Harvard
Science Center D
Mikhail Khovanov
Columbia University
Categorification of quantum groups
October 30 Harvard
Science Center D
Jean Bourgain
IAS, Princeton
November 6 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Bao Châu Ngô
IAS and Université Paris-Sud 11
Fundamental lemma and Hitchin fibration
November 13 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
Carl-Friedrich Boedigheimer
Universitat Bonn
Pseudo-simplicial groups and moduli spaces of surfaces
November 20 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Alexander Braverman
Brown University
Towards Langlands duality for affine Kac-Moody groups
December 4 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
Dan Margalit
Tufts University
Dimensions of mapping class groups
December 11 Harvard
Science Center D
Lai-Sang Young
Courant Institute, NYU
Markov towers over chaotic dynamical systems

The Colloquium is held on Thursday afternoons.
Tea is from 4:00 to 4:30.  Talks are from 4:30 to 5:30.

Colloquium organizers

Brandeis University Bong Lian
Harvard University Danijela Damjanovic
Ben Weinkove
John Duncan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Kiran Kedlaya  
Denis Auroux 
Ben Brubaker
Northeastern University Valerio Toledano Laredo 
Andrei Zelevinsky

Colloquium archive

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