met on Mondays from 4 to 5 PM in Goldsmith 317, preceded by tea at 3:30 PM at the Math Department lounge (Goldsmith 300).
|September 20||Harry Tamvakis||Schubert Calculus and Lie Group Representations|
|September 27||Guoce Xin||On MacMahon's Partition Analysis|
David Fisher (Lehman College
and Graduate Center, CUNY)
|Local rigidity and implicit function theorems (pdf)|
|October 25||Virgil Pierce||Random Matrices and Map Enumeration|
||Lior Silberman (Princeton)||Finding Arithmetic Flavor in Quantum Chaos|
|November 8||Albion Lawrence||Geometric Quantization|
|November 15||Dylan Thurston (Harvard)||The Exceptional Series and Magic Triangle of Lie Algebras|
|November 22||Arthur Benjamin (Harvey Mudd)||Counting on Determinants|
|December 6||Andrew Linshaw||Vertex Algebras and Invariant Theory|
|December 13||Sasha Golubeva (Hebrew University)||Linear groups-subgroups pairs with the same invariants|
|January 31||Elijah Liflyand (Bar Ilan University)||Lebesgue constants of multiple Fourier series|
|February 14||Matthew Headrick (MIT)||Numerical Ricci-flat metrics on K3|
||Kyle Petersen (Brandeis)||A Dinner Party Problem|
|March 7||Undergraduate Lecture Series||Cryptology and Coding Theory|
|March 14||Undergraduate Event||Pi Day|
|March 21||Herbert Abels (Bielefeld)||
Crystallographic and properly discontinuous
|March 28||Mark Skandera (Dartmouth College)||Interpretations of totally nonnegative polynomials|
|April 4||Dmitry Kleinbock||Measure rigidity and p-adic Littlewood-type problems|
|April 11||Oliver Knill (Harvard)||
A multivariable Chinese remainder theorem
and Diophantine approximation
Seminar organizers: Dmitry Kleinbock , Albion Lawrence.
The seminar was supported by the Hewlett Foundation's Strengthening Interdisciplinary Connections at Brandeis Initiative during the past three academic years.
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