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Seminars for the week beginning Monday February 4th 2008

  • Weekly seminar lists

  • Monday February 4th

    Seminar: Geometric Analysis and Partial Differential Equations Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 15 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker: Dr Enno Lenzmann (MIT)
    Title: Uniqueness of ground states for nonlinear equations with fractional Laplacians

    Seminar: Directions in Research Talks
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 14 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker: Jack Waldron
    Title: TBC

    Tuesday February 5th

    Seminar: KUWAIT LECTURE
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 2 (CMS) at 5.00pm
    Speaker: Professor A.J. de Jong (Columbia)
    Title: Geometry of moduli spaces of rational curves

    Seminar: Discrete Analysis Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 4.00pm
    Speaker: Trevor Wooley (Bristol)
    Title: The Hasse Principle for systems of diagonal cubic equations

    Seminar: Category Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 9 (CMS) at 2.15pm
    Speaker: Peter Johnstone
    Title:  What I don't know about the free topos

    Seminar: Probability Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: Olivier Zindy (WIAS)
    Title: Random walks in random enviroment in the sub-ballistic regime: ageing and localization

    Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker: Kazuya Kato (Cambridge/Kyoto)
    Title: Classifying spaces of degenerating Hodge or p-adic Hodge structures

    Wednesday February 6th

    Seminar: Geometry Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker: Johan de Jong (Columbia)
    Title: Shioda cycles in families of surfaces

    Seminar: Geometry Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 5.00pm
    Speaker: Claire Voisin (IHES)
    Title: Rationally connected threefolds and symplectic geometry

    Seminar: Junior Algebra/Combinatorics/Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 4 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: TBA
    Title: TBA

    Seminar: Algebra Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 4.30pm
    Speaker: TBA
    Title: TBA

    Thursday February 7th

    Seminar: Combinatorics Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker:  TBA
    Title: TBA

    Seminar: Number Theory Study Group : Langlands Correspondence
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 1.00pm
    Speaker: Chern-Yang Lee
    Title: Automorphic forms

    Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker: Takako Fukaya (Cambridge/Keio)
    Title: Local units in non-commutative Galois extensions

    Friday February 8th

    Seminar: Statistical Laboratory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: David Banks (Duke University)
    Title: Adversarial Risk Analysis: A Smallpox Example