Mathematical Conversations

Full Academic Year 2017-2018

The following page displays mathematical conversations happening throughout the current academic year. Click the following link to see a shortened list of mathematical conversations for the current term.

Friday, October 6th

Cohomology and cryptography
Speaker:Akshay Venkatesh
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:White-Levy Room

Wednesday, October 18th

Spectral gaps without frustration
Speaker:Marius Lemm
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, October 25th

How deep is your proof?
Speaker:Toniann Pitassi
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, November 1st

The three pillars of statistical machine learning: then and now
Speaker:Nadav Cohen
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, November 29th

Approximate prime numbers
Speaker:James Maynard
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Friday, December 8th

Proofs from algorithms, algorithms from proofs
Speaker:Pravesh Kothari
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, December 13th

Real zeros of random polynomials in several variables
Speaker:Peter Sarnak
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, January 17th

Connections between homotopy theory and number theory
Speaker:Irina Bobkova
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, January 24th

Zeroes of Laplace eigenfunctions
Speaker:Aleksandr Logunov
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:White-Levy

Wednesday, January 31st

Randomness to Structure
Speaker:Alex Kontorovich
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 7th

An Introduction to Univalent Foundations
Speaker:Daniel Grayson
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 14th

The ubiquity of matrix tuples across mathematics
Speaker:Avi Wigderson
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 21st

Dimension and support of the harmonic measure or What do Brownian travelers see?
Speaker:Svitlana Mayboroda
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, February 28th

Bad behavior
Speaker:Lillian Pierce
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, March 14th

Synthetic homotopy theory: going beyond set-level mathematics
Speaker:Guillaume Brunerie
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, March 21st

Cancelled
Speaker:Cancelled
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, March 28th

Hyperbolic geometry and quantum invariants in dimension 3
Speaker:Helen Wong
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:Dilworth Room

Wednesday, April 11th

Ordinary points mod $p$ of hyperbolic 3-manifolds
Speaker:Mark Goresky
Time:6:00pm-7:00pm
Location:White Levy Room