IHÉS 50th Anniversary

Sat, 11/08/2008 - 17:00 to 20:00

Talks in Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the

Institut Des Hautes Études Scientifiques

Saturday, November 8, 2008
Simonyi Hall

5:15 p.m.: Talks
Thibault Damour
Professor, IHÉS
The Constants of Nature

Robert D. MacPherson
Professor, School of Mathematics, Institute for Advanced Study
Geometry in Bures and Princeton

6:15 p.m.: Reception
Fuld Hall, The Common Room

Please note that the talks are appropriate for a general mathematical audience.


Workshop on Geometric Partial Differential Equations

Mon, 02/23/2009 (All day) to Fri, 02/27/2009 (All day)
February 23-27, 2009

Simonyi Hall Seminar Room

A five day workshop focusing on the theory of nonlinear PDEs and their applications to problems in geometry.  Topics include conformal geometry, mass transportation, and free boundary problems.


Alice Chang - Princeton University/IAS, Luis Caffarelli - University of Texas/IAS, Matthew Gursky - University of Notre Dame/IAS


Asymptotic and Computational Aspects of Coding Theory

Sun, 03/25/2001 (All day) to Fri, 03/30/2001 (All day)
(March 25 - 30, 2001)

Algebraic and Differential Geometry, A Conference in Celebration of the 70th Birthday of Phillip Griffiths

Thu, 10/16/2008 (All day) to Fri, 10/17/2008 (All day)
(October 16-17, 2008)

Simonyi Hall Seminar Room


Mark Green, UCLA



Robert Bryant, MSRI

James Carlson, Clay Mathematics Institute

Herb Clemens, Ohio State University

Ron Donagi, University of Pennsylvania

Joseph Harris, Harvard University

Matthew Kerr, Durham University

David Morrison, UC Santa Barbara

Jeff Viaclovsky, University of Wisconsin


Gauge Theory and Representation Theory

Mon, 11/26/2007 (All day) to Fri, 11/30/2007 (All day)
(November 26-30, 2007)

Institute for Advanced Study

School of Mathematics

Workshop on Gauge Theory and Representation Theory

November 26-30, 2007

Simonyi Hall Seminar Room




Alexander Beilinson, University of Chicago

David Ben-Zvi, University of Texas

Philip Boalch - Institute for Advanced Study, ENS, CNRS

Alexander Braverman, Brown University

Michael Douglas, Rutgers University

Edward Frenkel, UC Berkeley

Igor Frenkel, Yale University