Mathematical Conversations

Current Term

The following page displays mathematical conversations happening throughout the current term. Click the following link to see a full list of mathematical conversations for the academic year. For a complete list of all of the mathematical conversations, please click here.

Wednesday, January 25th

Voevodsky's Univalent Foundations for mathematics
Speaker:Daniel Grayson
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 1st

Lagrangian tori, mutations and toric degenerations
Speaker:Denis Auroux
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Friday, February 10th

The positive Grassmannian
Speaker:Lauren Williams
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 15th

Random permutations and statistical mechanics
Speaker:Thomas Spencer
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 22nd

A "geometric group theory" for homeomorphisms groups?
Speaker:Frédéric Le Roux
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, March 1st

Categories and filtrations
Speaker:Ludmil Katzarkov
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, March 8th

Geometric realizations of algebraic objects
Speaker:Dmitry Orlov
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, March 22nd

Poincare duality in loop spaces
Speaker:Nancy Hingston
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Friday, March 31st

String topology from the symplectic viewpoint
Speaker:Alexandru Oancea
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, April 5th

Almost commuting matrices: finite- and infinite-dimensional proofs
Speaker:Ilya Kachkovskiy
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, April 12th

Equidistribution + Arakelov intersection theory = certain thin set of primes is infinite
Speaker:Yunqing Tang
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room