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Year 2011

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Monday, January 3, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Jeff Moehlis, University of California - Santa Barbara
Title: Controlling Neurons
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
David Treumann, Northwestern
Title: Smith theory and Geometric Hecke algebras
Abstract and details available

Monday, January 10, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Mary Silber, Northwestern University
Title: Case study of a tipping point in Earth's climate system: A
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
Matthew Emerton, Northwestern University
Title: L-functions for Modular Forms via Representation Theory
Contact Info here
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
John Lind , U Chicago
Title: Higher geometry and algebraic K-theory
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Amir Mohammadi, University of Chicago
Title: Homogeneous dynamics and number theory
Abstract and details available

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 1:00pm
Kate Poirier, Berkeley
Title: String diagrams, moduli spaces and string topology
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Kate Poirier, Berkeley
Title: String topology & compactified moduli space of Riemann surfaces
Abstract and details available
Representation Theory Seminar Lunt 105, 3pm
Nir Avni, Harvard University
Title: Counting Representations
Abstract and details available

Monday, January 17, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Joseph Tien, Ohio State University
Title: Modeling waterborne disease dynamics
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 2:00pm
David Hyeon, Postech
Title: Pretalk: Construction of moduli spaces of curves
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
David Hyeon, Postech
Title: Log MMP for the moduli space of stable curves
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Pinsky Lecture Series Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Curt McMullen, Harvard University
Title: Integers, entropy and moduli of surfaces
Abstract and details available

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 104, 1:00pm
Rina Anno, Chicago
Title: Spherical functors
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 3:00pm
Rina Anno, Chicago
Title: Spherical twists as derived flops
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Jesse Wolfson, Northwestern University
Title: TBA
Contact Info here
Pinsky Lecture Series Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Curt McMullen, Harvard University
Title: Complex dynamics on the unit disk
Abstract and details available

Friday, January 21, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Professor Pam Cook, University of Delaware
Title: Flows and properties of entangled complex fluids
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Pinsky Lecture Series Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Curt McMullen, Harvard University
Title: Lattices, stars and arithmetic chaos
Abstract and details available

Monday, January 24, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Kiril Datchev, MIT
Title: Wave decay on asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds
Contact Info here
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Elaine Spiller, Marquette University
Title: Modeling Models: An efficient method for calculating the
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
Bei Zhang, Northwestern University
Title: p-adic L-function of automorphic form of GL(2)
Special Note: There will not be a preseminar talk this week.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Anna Marie Bohmann , U Chicago
Title: The equivariant generating hypothesis
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Chenyang Xu, MIT
Title: Boundedness of algebraic varieties
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Valentino Tosatti, Columbia University
Title: Symplectic forms and almost-complex structures in 4 dimensions
Abstract and details available

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 104, 1:00pm
Valentino Tosatti, Columbia
Title: Calabi-Yau manifolds
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Valentino Tosatti, Columbia
Title: How do Calabi-Yau manifolds degenerate?
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Takuo Matsuoka, Northwestern University
Title: Genera of manifolds in K-theory
Abstract and details available

Friday, January 28, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 3pm
Tom Alberts, University of Toronto
Title: Polymers in Probability: Bridges, Brownian Motion, and Disorder on an Intermediate Scale
Abstract and details available

Monday, January 31, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Dr. Michael Schnabel, Northwestern University
Title: Orientation Maps in the Visual Cortex: Pattern Formation in the
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
Matthew Greenberg, Calgary
Title: p-adic interpolation and p-adic Jacquet-Langlands
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in 232 Seabury. The title is "Exceptional zeroes and arithmetic."
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Number Theory Lunt 101, 12:00PM
Xinyi Yuan, Columbia University
Title: Introduction to the Gross-Zagier formula
Contact Info here

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Josh Guffin, UPenn
Title: Quantum Sheaf Cohomology (cancelled)
Abstract and details available

Friday, February 4, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 105, 3pm
Alina Marian, UIC
Title: The moduli space of stable quotients
Abstract and details available

Monday, February 7, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Artem Pulemotov, University of Chicago
Title: Parabolic equations and the Ricci flow on manifolds with boundary
Abstract and details available
Colloquium Lunt 105, 3PM
Anna Wienhard, Princeton University
Title: Higher Teichmueller spaces -- from SL(2,R) to other Lie groups (tentative date)
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Jack Cowan, University of Chicago
Title: A new approach to the modeling of large-scale brain activity
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
Sarah Zerbes, U. of Exeter
Title: Wach modules and modular forms
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in 232 Seabury.
Contact Info here

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Balazs Szegedy, University of Toronto
Title: Limits of functions on abelian groups and higher order Fourier analysis
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Department Meeting Lunt 105, 4:00pm
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Title: Winter Quarter Faculty Meeting
Contact Info here

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 104, 1:00pm
Andrei Caldararu, Wisconsin
Title: TBA
Contact Info here
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Andrei Caldararu, Wisconsin
Title: A study of derived self-intersections
Abstract and details available

Monday, February 14, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Ryan Gutenkunst, University of Arizona
Title: Sloppy modeling and natural selection in biochemical networks
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
Alexander Paulin, Berkeley
Title: p-adic Geometric Class Field Theory
Special Note: There will not be a pre-seminar talk this week.
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Ngô Bảo Châu, University of Chicago
Title: The endoscopy theory of automorphic forms
Abstract and details available

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 104, 1:00pm
AJ Tolland, SUNY Stonybrook
Title: TBA
Contact Info here
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
AJ Tolland, SUNY Stonybrook
Title: Cohomological Field Theories on the Lattice
Abstract and details available

Monday, February 21, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Brent Werness, University of Chicago
Title: Green's Functions for Schramm-Loewner Evolutions
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Jon Rubin, University of Pittsburgh
Title: Minimal models of inflammation: clinical insights and
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 105...Note the room change., 3:00PM
Romyar Sharifi, Arizona
Title: Nekovar duality in p-adic Lie extensions of global fields
Special Note: There will be a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in 232 Seabury.
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Zhiren Wang, Princeton University
Title: Two results on rigidity of commutative actions by toral automorphisms
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Colloquium Tech Lr3, 4:10pm
Terence Tao, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: Single-scale ergodic theory
Special Note: Note the unusual location!
Abstract and details available
Workshop on Discrete Methods in Ergodic Theory

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 104, 1:00pm
Gabor Szekelyhidi, Columbia
Title: Extremal Kahler metrics
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Gabor Szekelyhidi, Columbia
Title: On blowing up extremal Kahler manifolds
Abstract and details available
Workshop on Discrete Methods in Ergodic Theory

Friday, February 25, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Dr. Yulia Peet, Northwestern University Understanding of blood flow dynamics and its
Title: Computational Modeling of Blood Flow in Flexible Vessels
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Workshop on Discrete Methods in Ergodic Theory

Monday, February 28, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Ed Munro, University of Chicago
Title: Dynamics of cell polarization: Experiments and models
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
Terry Tao, UCLA
Title: Linear equations in the primes
Contact Info here

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Qing Chu, University of Marne la Vallee
Title: Multiple recurrence for two commuting transformations
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Special Event Harris Hall 107, 5:00pm
Terence Tao, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: Structure and Randomness in the Prime Numbers
Special Note: This is a general audience talk, accessible to undergraduates.
Abstract and details available

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 104, 1:00pm
Matthew Ando, UIUC
Title: Complex analytic equivariant elliptic cohomology
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Matthew Ando, UIUC
Title: The Equivariant elliptic cohomology and fibered WZW models
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Toby Gee, Northwestern University
Title: The Sato-Tate conjecture
Abstract and details available

Friday, March 4, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Igor Rodnianski, Princeton
Title: Evolution problem in General Relativity
Special Note: Note Friday colloquium, earlier time.
Abstract and details available

Monday, March 7, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Terence Tao, UCLA
Title: Hilbert's fifth problem and the structure of approximate groups
Contact Info here
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor H.S. Udaykumar, University of Iowa
Title: From Imaging to Computation: A seamless Eulerian approach
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 104, 3:00PM
David Loeffler, Warwick
Title: Critical slope p-adic L-functions for modular forms
Contact Info here

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Leonid Polterovich, University of Chicago and Tel Aviv
Title: Poisson brackets, symplectic invariants and Hamiltonian chords.
Abstract and details available

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Yan Soibelman, Kansas State
Title: Complex integrable systems,Mirror Symmetry and Donaldson-Thomas invariants
Abstract and details available

Friday, March 11, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 101, 2:00pm
Matilde Martínez, Universidad de la República, Uruguay
Title: Harmonic measures and foliated and horocycle flows
Abstract and details available

Monday, March 14, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Vincent Grandjean, Fields Institute
Title: Geodesics at singular points of generic cuspidal surfaces
Abstract and details available
Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Terence Tao, UCLA
Title: Expansion in finite simple groups of Lie type
Contact Info here

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Andrew Dykstra, Hamilton College
Title: Characterizing substitution minimal sets
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 4:00pm
Thomas Willwacher, Harvard
Title: Cancelled
Contact Info here

Monday, March 28, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor J.L. Thiffeault, University of Wisconsin
Title: Simple models of stirring by swimming organisms
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Rachel Ollivier, Columbia University
Title: Mod p representations of $p$-adic ${\rm GL}(3)$
Special Note: There will be a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in Lunt 101.
Abstract and details available

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 1:00pm
Kiumars Kaveh, Pittsburgh
Title: Pretalk: Volume of convex polytopes and number of solutions of a system of algebraic equations
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Kiumars Kaveh, Pittsburgh
Title: Convex bodies, algebraic varieties and group actions
Abstract and details available

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Topology Seminar U Chicago,
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Title: Midwest Topology
Abstract and details available

Monday, April 4, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Mark Haskins, Imperial College, London
Title: Manifolds with G2 holonomy: associative 3-folds and geometric transitions.
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Peter Voorhees, Northwestern University
Title: From Swift-Hohenberg Equations to Grain Growth in Nanocrystals
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Samit Dasgupta, UCSC
Title: The $p$-adic $L$-functions of critical Eisenstein series
Special Note: There might be a preseminar talk in Lunt 102 at 11 am. Stay tuned!
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Nathaniel Rounds, Purdue
Title: Local algebraic structures and topological manifolds
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Mark Gross, University of California, San Diego
Title: The tropical vertex
Abstract and details available

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Tom Nevins, UIUC
Title: TBA
Contact Info here
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Tom Nevins, UIUC
Title: Moduli spaces of points on some quantum varieties
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Austin Ford, Northwestern University
Title: Topological and geometric aspects of the Laplace-Beltrami operator
Abstract and details available

Monday, April 11, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Philip Maini, University of Oxford There will be a reception following the
Title: How the leopard got its spots
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Eyal Goren, McGill
Title: Curves of Genus Two with Complex Multiplication
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in TECH M120.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Marcy Robertson, UWO
Title: Spaces of Operad Structures
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Professor Philip Maini, University of Oxford Refreshments will be served at 1:30 PM.
Title: Mathematical modeling of tumor dynamics
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Philip Maini, University of Oxford Refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM.
Title: Mathematical modeling of tumor dynamics
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 4:00pm
Ezra Getzler, Northwestern
Title: Differential graded Banach algebras and Lie infinity-groupoids (joint work with Kai Behrend)
Abstract and details available
Special Event Lunt 104, 1:00pm
Eric Schulz, Walla Walla Community College
Title: Calculus Animations
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Eric Rains, CalTech
Title: Transformations of elliptic hypergeometric integrals
Abstract and details available

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Nicolo Sibilla, NU
Title: Ribbon Graphs and Mirror Symmetry.
Abstract and details available

Friday, April 15, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Chris Vogl, Northwestern University
Title: Modeling Vitrification as a Free Boundary between Anomalous and
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available

Monday, April 18, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Maria Pia Gualdani , University of Texas at Austin
Title: A factorization method for non-symmetric linear operator: enlargement of the functional space while preserving hypo-coercivity
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Dr. Maurice Blount, Northwestern University
Title: Bending and buckling of a falling viscous thread
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Wei Zhang, Harvard University
Title: Arithmetic fundamental lemma for unitary groups
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk at 11 am in Lunt 102.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Thomas Church, Chicago
Title:
Contact Info here

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Professor Michael Douglas, Simons Center for Geometry and Physics
Title: AdS/CFT for mathematicians
Contact Info here

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Josh Guffin, UPenn
Title: Quantum Sheaf Cohomology
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Jesse Wolfson, Northwestern University
Title: The Chern-Weil construction
Abstract and details available

Friday, April 22, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 3pm
Luc Hillairet, Nantes
Title: Semiclassical concentration and eigenvalue branches
Special Note: Note unusual day, time.
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 2:00pm
Professor Michael Douglas, Simons Center for Geomery and Physics
Title: A holographic dual of free quantum field theory
Special Note: Note the unusual time and date
Contact Info here

Monday, April 25, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Chunjing Xie, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Title: Stability of Transonic shocks for Euler-Poisson and Euler equations
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Z. Toroczkai, University of Notre Dame
Title: A continuous-time approach to constraint satisfaction:
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Amanda Folsom, Yale University
Title: Mock modular forms, Kac-Wakimoto characters, and asymptotics
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in Lunt 102.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Paul Goerss, Northwestern University
Title: The Brown-Comenetz dual of some K(n)-local spheres
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Trends in Dynamics


Thursday, April 28, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 2:00pm
Ryan Grady, Notre Dame
Title: Categorical traces and field theories
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Stephan Stolz, Notre Dame
Title: Field theories and cohomology
Abstract and details available
Trends in Dynamics

Friday, April 29, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Matthew Tanzy, Northwestern University
Title: Combustion waves with Multiple Reactions
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Trends in Dynamics

Monday, May 2, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor A. Nepomnyashchy, The Technion (Eshbach lecture)
Title: Marangoni convection in solutions
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Junecue Suh, IAS
Title: Parity in the cohomology of algebraic varieties
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk at 11 am in Lunt 102.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Vesna Stojanoska, Northwestern University
Title: TBA
Special Note: Thesis Defense
Contact Info here

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Jose Aliste-Prieto, CMM, University of Chile
Title: Tower systems for linearly repetitive systems
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
John Lott, University of California, Berkeley
Title: The geometry of the space of measures and its applications
Abstract and details available

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 1:00pm
David Speyer, Michigan
Title: TBA
Contact Info here
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
David Speyer, Michigan
Title: Projected Richardson Varieties
Abstract and details available

Monday, May 9, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Dr. L. Tsimring, University of California - San Diego
Title: Degrade-and-fire oscillations in small synthetic gene networks
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Lior Silberman, UBC
Title: A uniform spectral gap for congruence covers of arithmetic hyperbolic manifolds
Special Note: The speaker will give a preseminar talk for graduate students at 11 am in Lunt 102.
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Dan Freed, University of Texas, Austin
Title: Chern-Weil forms and model categories
Abstract and details available

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Thomas Bitoun , MIT
Title: D-modules mod p and microlocalization
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Marc Hoyois, Northwestern University
Title: Introduction to motivic homotopy theory
Abstract and details available

Monday, May 16, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Yanir Rubinstein,
Title: Ricci flow and the completion of the space of Kahler metrics
Abstract and details available
Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Vaughn Climenhaga, University of Maryland
Title: SRB measures without symbolic dynamics or dominated splittings
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor D. Abbot, University of Chicago
Title: The Jormungand Global Climate State and Implications for Snowball
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Contact Info here

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Jim Tseng, Ohio State
Title: Bad approximation and exceptional sets in homogeneous dynamics
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 1:00pm
Richard Wentworth, University of Maryland
Title: Gluing formulas for determinants of Dolbeault laplacians on Riemann surfaces
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Special Event Annenberg G21, 5:00 pm
Jordan Ellenberg, University of Wisconsin
Title: From Set to the affine cap problem
Special Note: annual undergraduate prize lecture and awards ceremony
Abstract and details available

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 1:00pm
John Baldwin, Princeton
Title: TBA
Contact Info here
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
John Baldwin, Princeton
Title: A combinatorial spanning tree model for knot Floer homology.
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 105, 5:00pm
Maria Stadnik, Northwestern University
Title: Class field theory
Abstract and details available

Friday, May 20, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Chris Gruber, Northwestern University
Title: Vitrification as a Moving Interface Problem with Anomalous
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
Abstract and details available

Monday, May 23, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Hongjie Dong, Brown University
Title: Some recent results on the aggregation equations
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor B. Marsh, Johns Hopkins University
Title: On the cessation of thermal convection in silicate magmas
Special Note: More current information may be available at http://aquavite.northwestern.edu/cal/public/calendar.cgi?id=92">Plan-it Purple
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Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Ellen Eischen, Northwestern University
Title: A p-adic Eisenstein Measure
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Brooke Shipley, University of Illinois Chicago
Title: Algebraic models for rational equivariant stable homotopy theory
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Robert Lipshitz, Columbia
Title: Bordered Heegaard Floer homology: why? (and what?)
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Department Meeting Lunt 105, 4:00pm
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Title: Spring Meeting
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Monday, June 13, 2011

Number Theory Lunt 104, 2:00PM
Keerthi Madapusi Sampath, University of Chicago
Title: Toroidal compactifications for integral models of Shimura varieties of Hodge type
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Thursday, June 16, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Peter Ehrhard, TU Dortmund
Title: Radial spreading and stability of thin rotating droplets
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Tuesday, July 26, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 10:00AM
Nusret Balci, University of Minnesota
Title: Symmetric Factorization of the Conformation Tensor in Viscoelastic
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Thursday, July 28, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 10:00AM
E.Kirkinis, University of Washington
Title: Electromagnetic propulsion and separation by chirality of
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Monday, August 1, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 10:00AM
David Goulet ,
Title: Modeling Biochemical Cascades using Ordinary, Partial, Functional,
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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 2:00pm
Benoit Fresse, Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille
Title: E_2 operads and braids
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Thursday, September 15, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Charles R. Doering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Title: Ultimate State of Two-Dimensional Rayleigh-Benard Convection
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Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Benoit Fresse, Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille
Title: Modules over operads and homology theories
Special Note: Note change of time.
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Thursday, September 22, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Nick Sheridan, MIT
Title: Introducing Homological Mirror Symmetry
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Nick Sheridan, MIT
Title: Homological Mirror Symmetry for a Calabi-Yau hypersurface in projective space
Abstract and details available

Monday, September 26, 2011

Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Inna Zakharevich, MIT
Title: A K-theoretic Construction of Scissors Congruence Spectra
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10PM
Ryan Broderick, Northwestern University
Title: Schmidt's Game and Orbits of Toral Endomorphisms
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Benoît Fresse, Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille
Title: E2-operads and Grothendieck-Teichmüller Groups
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Karen Vogtmann, Cornell
Title: On the geometry of automorphism groups of free groups
Abstract and details available

Monday, October 3, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Michael Singer, Edinburgh
Title: Partial Bergman kernels and stability
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Melvin Leok, University of California, San Diego
Title: Lie group and homogeneous variational integrators and their
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Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Jack Thorne, Harvard University
Title: Endoscopic forms and the Fontaine-Mazur conjecture
Special Note: There will be an introductory preseminar talk 2:00-2:45 in 101 Annenberg Hall.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Daniel Schaeppi, University of Chicago
Title: Generalized Tannaka duality
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Sonja Hohloch, IAS
Title: Homoclinic points and Floer homology in symplectic dynamics
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 104, 5:00pm
Marc Hoyois, 3rd Year
Title: What is a Derived Functor?
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Sergei Gukov, Caltech
Title: Knots and Partitions (in color and 3D)
Abstract and details available

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Daniele Rosso, Chicago
Title: Classic and mirabolic RSK correspondence for partial flags
Abstract and details available
Special Event Lunt 105, 4:00pm
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Title: WIM Panel discussion for undergraduates on jobs
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Monday, October 10, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 2pm
Daniel Grieser, Oldenburg
Title: The exponential map on singular spaces
Special Note: Note unusual time
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Patrick Shipman, Colorado State University
Title: Symmetries and Shapes: Maximal Packing and Pattern Formation at
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Number Theory 107 Lunt, 3:00PM
Nathan Dunfield, UIUC
Title: Twisted Alexander polynomials of hyperbolic knots
Special Note: There will not be a preseminar talk this week.
Abstract and details available
Pinsky Lecture Series Lunt 105, 4:10PM
Victor Guillemin, MIT
Title: Semi-Classical Techniques in Analysis and Inverse Problems - I
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Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 3:00pm
Justin Noel, MPI Bonn
Title: Maps of homotopy T-algebras
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 3:00PM
John Smillie, Cornell
Title: Billiards in triangles
Abstract and details available
Pinsky Lecture Series Lunt 105, 4:10PM
Victor Guillemin, MIT
Title: Semi-Classical Techniques in Analysis and Inverse Problems - II
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Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Pinsky Lecture Series Lunt 105, 4:10PM
Victor Guillemin, MIT
Title: Semi-Classical Techniques in Analysis and Inverse Problems - III
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Thursday, October 13, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Cheol-Hyun Cho, Northwestern
Title: Obstructions and Deformations in Lagrangian Floer theory
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Cheol-Hyun Cho, Northwestern
Title: Holomorphic orbidiscs and Lagrangian Floer theory for toric orbifolds.
Abstract and details available
The 33rd Midwest Probability Colloquium

Monday, October 17, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Wilhelm Schlag, University of Chicago
Title: Invariant manifolds and Hamiltonian evolution equations
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Akif Ibraguimov, Texas Tech University
Title: Stability analysis of the generalized Forchheimer flows in porous
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Number Theory 107 Lunt, 3:00PM
Yifeng Liu, Columbia University
Title: Arithmetic inner product formula for unitary groups
Special Note: The speaker will give an introductory preseminar talk for graduate students 2:00-2:45 in 101 Annenberg Hall.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Dan Isaksen, Wayne State
Title: Reverse-engineering the Adams-Novikov spectral sequence from motivic homotopy
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Sergey Tikhomirov, Freie Universität Berlin
Title: Lipschitz and Holder shadowing property and Inhomogeneous linear equation
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 104, 5:00pm
Chris Elliott, 2nd Year
Title: What is Intersection Homology?
Abstract and details available
Special Event Lunt 104, 4:00pm
Panel of Faculty and Graduate Students,
Title: Advisors and Advisees
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Valentino Tosatti, Columbia
Title: Ricci curvature and complex geometry
Abstract and details available

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Thomas Willwacher, Harvard
Title: TBA
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Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Thomas Willwacher, Harvard
Title: Towards a unification of deformation quantization
Abstract and details available

Friday, October 21, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 4:00pm
Lev Rozansky, UNC
Title: Extension of Khovanov's homology to links in S2 x S1
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Don Davis, Lehigh University
Title: v1-periodic homotopy groups of SU(n)
Special Note: Unusual day
Abstract and details available

Monday, October 24, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Luis Silvestre, University of Chicago
Title: Partial regularity for fully nonlinear elliptic PDE
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Eleftherios Kirkinis, Northwestern University
Title: Renormalization Group Methods in Applied Mathematics
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Number Theory 107 Lunt, 3:00PM
Ana Caraiani, Harvard University
Title: Local-global compatibility and monodromy
Special Note: There will be an introductory preseminar talk 2:00-2:45 in 101 Annenberg Hall.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Mike Shulman, UCSD
Title: Traces in indexed monoidal categories
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Omri Sarig, Weizmann Institute
Title: Ito's flows, adic flows, and horocycle flows (joint with M. Schmoll)
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 104, 5:00pm
Hansol Hong,
Title: What Is Morse Homology on Orbifolds?
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Mark Gross, UCSD
Title: Mirror Symmetry and Tropical Geometry
Abstract and details available

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Bryce Weaver,
Title: Growth rate of periodic orbits for a class of non-uniformly hyperbolic geodesic flows
Abstract and details available
Elementary Math Challenges Lunt 104, 5:30pm
Frank Calegari, Northwestern University
Title: Challenging Elementary Math Problems
Special Note: Putnam Training Session for NU undergraduates
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Sheel Ganatra, MIT
Title: Some remarks on Hochschild cohomology and Fukaya categories
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Sheel Ganatra, MIT
Title: On the Hochschild (co)homology of the Fukaya category
Abstract and details available

Friday, October 28, 2011

Topology Seminar Lunt 107, 4:10pm
Vincent Franjou, Université de Nantes
Title: Finite cohomological generation: old and new
Special Note: Unusual day
Abstract and details available
Microlocal methods in spectral and scattering theory

Monday, October 31, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 104, 3:00pm
Semyon Dyatlov, UC Berkeley
Title: Quantum ergodicity for Eisenstein series at complex energies
Special Note: NOTE SPECIAL TIME AND ROOM
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Dr. Yi-Ping Ma, University of Chicago
Title: Localized States in one and two spatial dimensions
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Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
Christopher Davis, University of California, Irvine
Title: The de Rham-Witt Complex
Special Note: The speaker will give an introductory preseminar talk for graduate students 2:00-2:45 pm in 101 Annenberg Hall.
Abstract and details available
Topology Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Olga Stroilova, MIT
Title: The dual of L(n)
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Lin Shu, Beijing University
Title: Dimension theory for invariant measures of endomorphisms
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 104, 5:00pm
Jesse Wolfson, 3rd Year Graduate Student
Title: What is the Nerve of a Group?
Abstract and details available

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Elementary Math Challenges Lunt 104, 5:30pm
Joe Cutrone, Northwestern University
Title: Challenging Elementary Math Problems in Number Theory
Special Note: Putnam Training Session for NU undergraduates
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Anatoly Preygel, MIT
Title: Some constructions for dg-categories and "non-commutative" algebraic geometry.
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Anatoly Preygel, MIT
Title: Thom-Sebastiani & duality for matrix factorizations (via DAG)
Abstract and details available

Friday, November 4, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 4:00pm
Dan Freed, UT Austin
Title: Invertibility, modularity, and topological field theory
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Monday, November 7, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Dr. Hendrik Hansen-Goos, Yale University
Title: Density functional theory of classical fluids: a fundamental
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Number Theory 107 Lunt, 3:00PM
David Savitt, Arizona and Northwestern
Title: Crystalline extensions and the weight part of Serre's conjecture
Special Note: There will be an introductory preseminar talk 2:00-2:45 in 101 Annenberg Hall.
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Ben Schmidt, Michigan State University
Title: Three manifolds with constant vector curvature
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 104, 5:00pm
Philip Egger, 2nd Year Graduate Student
Title: What is Cobordism?
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Jason Miller, Microsoft Research
Title: Imaginary Geometry of the Gaussian Free Field
Abstract and details available

Thursday, November 10, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Dr. Alex Roxin, University of Barcelona
Title: The role of degree distribution in shaping the dynamics in
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Abstract and details available
Elementary Math Challenges Lunt 104, 5:30pm
Simon Marshall, Northwestern University
Title: Challenging Elementary Math Problems in Algebra
Special Note: Putnam Training Session for NU undergraduates
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
David Ayala, Harvard
Title: Configuration Spaces and Homology
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Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
David Ayala, Harvard
Title: Weak n-categories as sheaves
Abstract and details available

Friday, November 11, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 2:00PM
Professor Herbert E Huppert, Institute of Theoretical Geophysics DAMTP, University of Cambridge
Title: Fluid modelling of carbon dioxide sequestration
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Abstract and details available
Number Theory Lunt 107, 3:00PM
David Geraghty, Princeton
Title: Potential Automorphy
Abstract and details available

Monday, November 14, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Andras Vasy, Stanford University
Title: A new view of asymptotically hyperbolic spaces and some Lorentzian spaces via microlocal analysis I
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Juan C. Lasheras, University of California, San Diego
Title: The Role of Myosin II Motors and F-actin Dynamics in the Mechanics
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Number Theory 107 Lunt, 3:00PM
Glenn Stevens, Boston University
Title: Eigenvarieties and a conjecture of Urban
Special Note: In a separate talk (2:00-2:45 pm in 101 Annenberg Hall) for graduate students and non-specialists, the speaker will discuss explicit concrete examples from the classical theory of modular forms in the spirit of Hida and Coleman.
Abstract and details available

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 104, 4:10pm
Andras Vasy, Stanford University
Title: A new view of asymptotically hyperbolic spaces and some Lorentzian spaces via microlocal analysis II
Special Note: NOTE SPECIAL DAY
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Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 4:00pm
Vaughn Climenhaga, Toronto
Title: Thermodynamics with small obstructions
Abstract and details available
Graduate Student Seminar Lunt 104, 5:00pm
Eric Dolores, 2nd Year Graduate Student
Title: What is a Lawvere theory?
Abstract and details available

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Benson Farb, U Chicago
Title: Permutations and polynomiality in algebra and topology
Abstract and details available

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Elementary Math Challenges Lunt 104, 5:30pm
Elton Hsu, Northwestern University
Title: Challenging Elementary Math Problems in Calculus
Special Note: Putnam Training Session for NU undergraduates
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 102, 1:00pm
Izzet Coskun, UIC
Title: The birational geometry of the Hilbert Scheme of Points on surfaces
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:00pm
Izzet Coskun, UIC
Title: The birational geometry of the Hilbert scheme of points on P^2 and Bridgeland stability conditions
Abstract and details available

Friday, November 18, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 103, 4:00pm
Marco Gualtieri, University of Toronto
Title: Deformations of Generalized Kähler Manifolds
Abstract and details available

Monday, November 21, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Robin Graham, University of Washington
Title: Ambient metrics and exceptional holonomy
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Victor Matveev , New Jersey Institute of Technology
Title: Modeling localized cell calcium dynamics involved in synaptic
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Number Theory 107 Lunt, 3:00PM
Andrew Snowden, MIT
Title: Integral structures on de Rham cohomology
Special Note: There will be an introductory preseminar talk 2:00-2:45 in 101 Annenberg.
Abstract and details available

Monday, November 28, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Hongnian Huang, CIRGET, University of Quebec at Montreal
Title: The Ricci flow and the Calabi flow
Abstract and details available
ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Dr. Tuhin Sahai, United Technologies Research Center
Title: Hearing the Clusters in a Graph and other Scalable Algorithms for
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 104, 3:00pm
Andras Vasy, Stanford University
Title: A new view of asymptotically hyperbolic spaces and some Lorentzian spaces via microlocal analysis III
Special Note: NOTE SPECIAL DAY AND TIME
Contact Info here

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Analysis Seminar Lunt 105/TBA, 11:00am
Andras Vasy, Stanford University
Title: A new view of asymptotically hyperbolic spaces and some Lorentzian spaces via microlocal analysis IV
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Colloquium Lunt 105, 4:10pm
Mohammed Abouzaid, MIT/Clay
Title: The symplectic topology of Stein manifolds
Abstract and details available

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Special Seminar TBA, 4:00pm
,
Title: Steven Zelditch Investiture Celebration
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Friday, December 2, 2011

Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Lev Buhovski, University of Chicago
Title: Robust Measurements in Symplectic Topology
Abstract and details available
Geometry/Physics Seminar Lunt 107, 4:15pm
Alexander Braverman, Brown
Title: Instantons, affine Lie algebras and AGT conjecture.
Abstract and details available

Monday, December 5, 2011

ESAM Colloquium Technological Institute M416, 4:00PM
Professor Fred Furtado, University of Wyoming
Title: Scaling analysis of multiphase fluid flow in heterogeneous porous
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Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Dynamical Systems Seminar Lunt 105, 3:00pm
Jon Chaika, Chicago
Title: Interval exchange transformations
Abstract and details available

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