Fall 2009

Date Place Speaker Title
September 10 Harvard
Science Center D
Joel Smoller
University of Michigan
Expanding Wave Solutions of the Einstein Equations that Induce an Anomalous Acceleration into the Standard Model of Cosmology
September 17 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Alexander Gamburd
University of California, Santa Cruz
Expanders: from arithmetic to combinatorics and back
September 24 Harvard
Science Center A
Matthew Emerton
Northwestern University
The growth of cohomology in towers of manifolds
October 1 Harvard
Science Center A
Giovanni Felder
ETH Zurich
Holomorphic differential operators and the Riemann-Roch-Hirzerburch formula
October 8 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Ron Donagi
University of Pennsylvania
From Strings to the Standard Model via Algebraic Geometry
October 15 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
Van Vu
Rutgers University
Random matrices: Universality of local eigenvalue statistics
October 22 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Eric Opdam
University of Amsterdam
Harmonic analysis and synthesis
October 29 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
Jonathan Hillman
University of Sydney
Embedding 3-manifolds in 4-space
November 5 MIT
Room 2-190
Harvey Friedman
Ohio State University
Unprovable theorems
November 19 MIT
Room 2-190
Joel Kamnitzer
University of Toronto
Derived equivalences and categorical sl(2) actions
December 3 MIT
Room 2-190
Leslie Greengard
Courant Institute, NYU
Fast algorithms, potential theory, and heat flow in complicated geometry

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 Mark Adler
Harvard University Lydia Bieri
Toby Gee
Kirsten Wickelgren
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Kiran Kedlaya  
Denis Auroux 
Ben Brubaker 
Scott Sheffield
Northeastern University Valerio Toledano Laredo 
Andrei Zelevinsky

Colloquium archive

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Winter-Spring 2006 Fall 2006 Winter-Spring 2007 Fall 2007
Winter-Spring 2008 Fall 2008 Winter-Spring 2009

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