Winter-Spring 2011

Date Place Speaker Title
January 27 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Sergei Gukov
Caltech and MPI
A piece of 21st century mathematics that didn't make it into 20th century physics
February 17 MIT
Room 2-190
Alexander Holroyd
Theory Group, Microsoft Research
Random Sorting Networks
February 24 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Joseph Mitchell
Stony Brook
Approximation Algorithms for Traveling Salesman Problem with Neighborhoods and Related Geometric Network Optimization Problems
March 10 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
Wolfgang Schmidt
University of Colorado at Boulder
Diophantine Approximation and parametric Geometry of Numbers
March 17 MIT
Room 2-190
Carolyn Gordon
Dartmouth College
Constructions of Sound-Alike Manifolds
March 24 Harvard
Science Center D
Matilde Marcolli
Quantum statistical mechanics and anabelian geometry
March 31 MIT
Room 2-190
János Kollár
Princeton University
Continuous linear combinations of polynomials
April 7 Northeastern
509 Lake Hall
Leonid Parnovski
University College London
April 14 Harvard
Science Center D
Thomas Haines
University of Maryland
Endoscopic transfer of the Bernstein center
April 28 Brandeis
317 Goldsmith
John Etnyre
Georgia Tech
Invariants of embeddings and immersions via contact geometry
May 5 Harvard
Science Center D
Florian Pop
University of Pennsylvania
On the Ihara/Oda-Matsumoto Conjecture

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 Refik Inanc Baykur
Lior Fishman
Harvard University Joseph Rabinoff
Yu-Jong Tzeng
Kirsten Wickelgren
Xinwen Zhu
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Mark Behrens  
Ben Brubaker 
Scott Sheffield
Northeastern University Valerio Toledano Laredo 
Jonathan Weitsman 
Andrei Zelevinsky

Colloquium archive

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Winter-Spring 2010 Fall 2010

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