Date

Place

Speaker

Title

September 18

MIT
Room 2190

Rafe Mazzeo
Stanford University

Positive scalar curvature and PoincaréEinstein fillings

October 2

Northeastern
135 Shillman

Ken Brown
Cornell University

Applications of ring theory to probability

October 9

Harvard
Science Center D

Jim Cogdell
Oklahoma State University


October 16

Brandeis
317 Goldsmith

Ehud de Shalit
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Padic hyperplane arrangements and harmonic analysis on buildings

October 23

MIT
Room 2190

Nolan Wallach
University of California, San Diego

Some mathematical applications of shuffling

October 30

Brandeis
317 Goldsmith

Stavros Garoufalidis
Georgia Institute of Technology

What is a holonomic function?
Zeilberger meets Jones and Thurston

November 13

Harvard
Science Center D

William Minicozzi
Johns Hopkins University

Double spiral staircases in embedded minimal disks

November 20

Harvard
Science Center D

Andrei Okounkov
Princeton University

Crystal shapes and algebraic curves

December 4

MIT
Room 2190

Edward Frenkel
University of California, Berkeley

Local Langlands correspondence for KacMoody algebras

December 11

Brandeis
317 Goldsmith

Harald Helfgott
Yale University

Elliptic curves, squarefree numbers and class groups
