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Week of April 11, 2011
Monday
No Seminars Scheduled
Tuesday
Applied Mathematics Colloquium
Mark Ablowitz
(University of Colorado)
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Nonlinear waves: from oceans to 'optical graphene'
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2:45pm, Room 210 Mudd
Discrete Math Seminar
Cliff Stein
(Columbia University)
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Optimization Problems in Internet Advertising
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4:00pm, Room 317 Mudd
Mathematics of Finance Practitioners Seminar
Karen Pham Van (Balestra Capital)
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Tail Hedging Alternatives in a Global Macro Portfolio
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7:40pm, Room 207 Math
Wednesday
Risk Seminar
Jose Enrique Figueroa-Lopez (Purdue University)
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Near-expiration behavior of implied volatility for exponential Levy models
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4:20pm, Room 903 SSW
Department Colloquium
Toby Gee (Northwestern University)
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Potential Automorphy
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5:00pm, Room 520 Math
Undergraduate Math Society
Maksim Lipyanskiy (Columbia University)
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The Trefoil Knot, SL_2(Z) and Modular Forms
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7:00pm, Room 508 Math
Thursday
Samuel Eilenberg Lectures
Claude Viterbo (Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau)
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Sympletic Topology from insights to interactions
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11:00am, Room 507 Math
Informal Complex Geometry and PDE Seminar
Valentino Tosatti (Columbia University)
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Volume estimates for Kähler-Einstein manifolds
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2:40pm, Room 520 Math
Geometry & Analysis Seminar
Benoit Charbonneau (St. Jerome's University)
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A Hodge filtration on vector bundles
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4:30pm, Room 507 Math
Number Theory, Joint w/ CUNY and NYU (@ CUNY Graduate Center)
RTG Seminar: 4:00-4:45, Room C415
Tea served 5:00-5:30, Room C415
Mahdi Asgari (Oklahoma State University)
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Counting Cusp Forms
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5:30 - 7:00pm, Room C415
Mathematics of Finance Practitioners Seminar
Mitch Carpen (Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi)
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Risk Management in Banks
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7:40pm, Room 207 Math
Friday
Informal Heegaard Floer Seminar
No Seminar This Week
Symplectic Geometry, Gauge Theory, and Categorification Seminar
Frol Zapolsky (Tel-Aviv University)
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On the Hofer geometry on the space of Lagrangians
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10:45am, Room 417 Math
Probability Seminar
Columbia-Princeton Probability Day
(At Princeton University)
Geometric Topology
Nathan Dunfield
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The least spanning area of a knot and the Optimal Bounding Chain Problem
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1:20pm, Room 520 Math
General Relativity Seminar
No Seminar This Week
General Relativity, Joint w/ Stony Brook
Lars Andersson (Max-Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics/Harvard)
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The black hole stability problem
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2:00pm, Room 507 Math
Tea break, 3:00pm Room 508 Math
Lydia Bieri (University of Michigan)
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From the Geometry of Einstein-Maxwell Spacetimes in General Relativity to Gravitational Radiation
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3:30pm, Room 507 Math
Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Andrew Obus (Columbia University)
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Cyclic extensions and the local lifting problem
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2:00pm, Room 417 Math