Week of April 18, 2011
Monday
Tuesday
- Applied Mathematics Colloquium
No Seminar This Week
- Discrete Math Seminar
No Seminar This Week
- Minerva Lectures
Josef Teichmann (ETH Zürich)
"Affine Processes: theory and applications"
4:10pm, Room 312 Math
- Mathematics of Finance Practitioners Seminar
Student Project Presentations
7:40pm, Room 207 Math
Wednesday
Thursday
- Samuel Eilenberg Lectures
Claude Viterbo (Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau)
"Sympletic Topology from insights to interactions"
11:00am, Room 507 Math
- Informal Complex Geometry and PDE Seminar
Ovidiu Munteanu (Columbia University)
"Improved Kato estimates"
2:40pm, Room 520 Math
- Number Theory, Joint w/ CUNY and NYU (@ CUNY Graduate Center)
No Seminar This Week
- Mathematics of Finance Practitioners Seminar
Student Project Presentations
7:40pm, Room 207 Math
Friday
- Symplectic Geometry, Gauge Theory, and Categorification Seminar
Chris Schommer-Pries (MIT)
"The Structure of Fusion Categories via Topological Quantum Field Theories"
9:30am, Room 417 Math
Yongbin Ruan (University of Michigan)
"Gromov-Witten theory of elliptic orbifold P^1 and quasi-modular form"
10:45am, Room 417 Math
- Probability Seminar
Gabor Pete (University of Toronto)
"The scaling limits of dynamical and near-critical percolation, and the Minimal Spanning Tree"
12:00pm, Room 903 SSW Building
- Geometric Topology
Jacob Rasmussen
"Khovanov homology of torus knots"
1:20pm, Room 520 Math
- General Relativity Seminar/Geometry & Analysis Seminar
Ulrich Menne (Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics)
"Singular submanifolds with generalised mean curvature"
1:30pm, Room 507 Math
- General Relativity, Joint w/ Stony Brook
No Seminar This Week
- Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Wei-Ping Li (HKUST)
"Extremal Gromov-Witten invariants of Hilbert schemes of points on surfaces"
2:00pm, Room 417 Math