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Seminars for the week beginning Monday November 13th 2006

  • Weekly seminar lists

  • Monday November 13th

    Seminar: INI ROTHSCHILD SEMINAR
    Location and Time: Lecture Room 1 (INI) at 5.00pm
    Speaker: Professor Alain Connes (IHES, France)
    Title: Noncommutative geometry and the structure of space-time

    Seminar: Work in Progress Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 15 (CMS) at 3.30pm
    Speaker:  Mahesh Kakde
    Title: Non-commutative Iwasawa Theory for Totally Real Number Fields

     Tuesday November 14th

    Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at  2.30pm
    Speaker: Tobias Berger (Cambridge)
    Title: Eisenstein cohomology and congruences

    Seminar: Probability Seminars
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: Gregory Miermont
    Title: Discrete Fragmentation Trees and their Continuum Asymptotics

    Seminar: Category Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 9 (CMS) at 2.15pm
    Speaker: Julia Goedecke
    Title: Introduction to semi-abelian categories

    Wednesday November 15th

    Seminar: Geometry Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker:  Ronald Stern (Irvine)
    Title: Curing irregularity

    Seminar: Complex Analysis Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at  4.00pm
    Speaker: Alastair Fletcher (Warwick)
    Title: Infinite dimensional Teichmuller spaces

    Seminar: Algebra Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 4.30pm
    Speaker: Konstanze Rietsch
    Title: Quantum cohomology of G/B, the quantum Toda lattice and mirrors

    Thursday November 16th

    Seminar: Combinatorics Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker:  Béla Bollobás and Imre Leader (Cambridge)
    Title:  The Angel and the Devil: the final conflict

    Seminar: Number Theory Study Group
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 14 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker:  Tobias Berger and Vladimir Dokchitser
    Title: Gross' work on special values of L-series

    Seminar: Random Matrices and Enumeration of Maps Reading Group
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 4.00pm
    Speaker:  Gregory Miermont
    Title:  Research papers on the edge of the spectrum of random matrices

    Friday  November 17th

    Seminar:  Statistical Laboratory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker:  Idris Eckley and Yanyun Wu (Shell)
    Title:  Neither finance nor pharma - life as an industrial statistician