Mathematical Conversations

Topic: Randomness to Structure

Speaker: Alex Kontorovich

Affiliation: Rutgers University; von Neumann Fellow, School of Mathematics

Date & Time: Wednesday January 31st, 2018, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Dilworth Room

We will describe several situations in number theory and geometry in which one recovers a sought-after structure by first constructing a “random” approximation to it.