special year

special year

Combinatorics and Complexity Theory

Mon, 09/01/1997 (All day) to Wed, 12/31/1997 (All day)
(Fall 1997)

The activity in Combinatorics and Theoretical Computer Science at the Institute for Advanced Study will resume on Monday, September 29.

It will take place on Mondays, and will include:
The Combinatorics and Complexity Theory Seminar - Mondays 11 am, starting September 29.
A mini-course on Computational Pseudo-Randomness- Mondays 2 pm, starting October 6

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Combinatorics and Complexity Theory

Wed, 09/01/1999 (All day) to Fri, 06/30/2000 (All day)
(1999-2000)

The seminar on Combinatorics and Theoretical Computer Science at the Institute for Advanced Study will take place every
Monday at 11 a.m. in room 101, the seminar room in Simonyi Hall.

 

  • Monday, 27 September 1999
    Michael Saks, Rutgers University
    An Improved Exponential-time Algorithm for k CNF Satisfiability
    Abstract:

 

 

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Combinatorics and Complexity Theory

Tue, 09/01/1998 (All day) to Wed, 09/01/1999 (All day)
(1998-1999)

The following is a list of seminars that were given in Term I and Term II:

  • Monday, 28 September 1998
    Dana Ron, MIT
    A sublinear bipartite tester for bounded-degree graphs
    Abstract:

     

  • Monday, 5 October 1998
    Luca Trevisan, Columbia University and DIMACS
    Construction of near-optimal extractors using pseudo-random generators
    Abstract:

     

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Stochastic PDE and Models of Turbulence

Sun, 09/01/2002 (All day) to Mon, 06/30/2003 (All day)
(2002-2003)

During the 2002-2003 academic year IAS will conduct a program in statistical models of turbulence. Weinan E and Gregory Falkovich will be in residence for the year, and in related areas, John Ball will also be at the Institute.

Although the problem of 3 dimensional turbulence has been extensively studied over the past century, our mathematical understanding of important issues such as regularity, intermittencey and coherent structures is still primitive.

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Geometric Partial Differential Equations

Mon, 09/01/1997 (All day) to Tue, 06/30/1998 (All day)
(1997-1998)

During the academic year 1997-98, there will be a full year program in Geometric PDE at the Institute. Karen Uhlebeck will be in residence as Distinguished Visiting Professor for the year, and she will serve as primary organizer of the program.

The following is Karen Uhlenbeck's statement about the organization and goals of this program:

 

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