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Seminars for the week beginning Monday October 30th 2006

  • Weekly seminar lists

  • Monday October 30th

    Seminar: CMS COLLOQUIUM and INI ROTHSCHILD SEMINARS
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 2 (CMS) at 5.00pm
    Speaker: Professor G.W. Worster (DAMTP)
    Title: Arctic Mathematics

    Seminar: Work in Progress Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 15 (CMS) at  3.30pm
    Speaker: Carl McTague
    Title: When does a singular space have a signature?

     Tuesday October 31st

    Seminar: Probability Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at  2.00pm
    Speaker: Mike Tehranchi
    Title: No-arbitrage implied volatility dynamics

    Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at  2.30pm
    Speaker: Alexei Skorobogatov (Imperial College, London)
    Title: A finiteness theorem for the Brauer group of K3 surfaces

    Seminar: Category Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 9 (CMS) at  2.15pm
    Speaker: Pawel Sobocinski
    Title: Adhesive categories and generalized van Kampen theorems

    Wednesday November 1st

    Seminar: Geometry Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker:  Kai Cieliebak (Munich)
    Title: Symplectic field theory and string topology

    Seminar: Algebra Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at  4.30pm
    Speaker: Michael Collins (Oxford)
    Title: Bounds for finite linear group

    Seminar:
    Complex Analysis Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at  5.00pm
    Speaker: Alan Beardon (University of Cambridge)
    Title: Holomorphic self-maps of domains

    Thursday November 2nd

    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 Informal Reading Group
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at  4.00pm
    Speaker: Dr Gregory Miermont
    Title: Random Matrices and Enumeration of Maps

    Friday November 3rd

    Seminar: Statistical Laboratory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at  2.00pm
    Speaker: Darren Upton (Cambridge) and Steffan Berridge (AHL Research, Man Investments Ltd)
    Title: Examples of quantitative research in the hedge fund industry