**UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE**

**Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics**

**16 Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1SB**

THIS WEEK'S
SEMINARS

**PLEASE CHECK WITH THE DEPARTMENT
FOR ANY CHANGES BEFORE ATTENDING**

**Monday 2**^{nd} November

*Seminar: *Topology Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 3.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* M. Lackenby

*Title: *Polyhedral representations of 3-manifolds

*Seminar: *Geometry Seminar

*Location & Time:* Syndics Room, DAMTP at 2.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Alessio Corti

Title: Applications of moduli spaces to quantum cohomology

**Tuesday 3**^{rd} November

*Seminar: *Category Theory Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 2.15 p.m.

*Speaker:* Craig Snydal

*Title:* A concrete example of a relaxed multilinear category

*Seminar: *Number Theory Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 4.15 p.m.

*Speaker: *I. Fesenko

*Title:* Almost abelian torsion-free pro-p-groups and the arithmetic
inverse Galois problem

*Seminar: *Dynamical Systems Seminar

*Location & Time:* Syndics Room, DAMTP at 4.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* Eric Lombardi

*Title:* Asymptotics beyond all orders and bifurcations

**Wednesday 4**^{th} November

*Seminar: *Analysis Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 2.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Prof. A. Singh

*Title:* Stationarity properties of stochastic problem

*Seminar: *Algebra Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 2, DPMMS at 4.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* Kai Meng Tan

Title: Small Defect Blocks of Symmetric Group Algebras

**Thursday 5**^{th} November

*Seminar:* Combinatorics Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 2, DPMMS at 2.15 p.m.

*Speaker:* Dr Dima Fon-Der-Flaass

Title: Crooked functions, bent functions, and distance regular graphs

*Seminar:* **Engineering and Physical Sciences
Research Council - Presentation to**

**DPMMS and DAMTP**

*Location & Time:* Mill Lane Lecture Room 9 at 2.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Dr Rose

Title: Mathematics Programme - Questions and Answer Session

*Seminar:* **Engineering and Physical Sciences
Research Council - Presentation to**

**DPMMS and DAMTP**

*Location & Time:* Mill Lane Lecture Room 9 at 3.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Miss Johnson and Mrs Farrow

Title: Schemes and How Grants are Processed - Questions and Answer Session

**Friday 6**^{th} November

*Seminar: *Theoretical Physics Colloquia

*Location & Time:* Syndics Room, DAMTP at 3.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* C. Davies

Title: Heavy Quark-Light Quark Systems

*Seminar:* **SPITALFIELDS DAY**

*Location & Time:* Isaac Newton Institute, Clarkeson Road
at 3.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Timothy Gowers (Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics)

Title: Fourier analysis and Szemerédi's theorem

*Seminar:* **SPITALFIELDS DAY**

*Location & Time:* Isaac Newton Institute, Clarkeson Road
at 4.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* Richard Borcherds (Royal Society Professor)

Title: What is moonshine?

*Seminar:* Conformal Field Theory

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1 DPMMS, at 4.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* No meeting today

Title: (Spitalfields Day, Isaac Newton Institute)