# Mathematics Department

Last updated: 2020/07/05 - 10:32pm

###### Professional Development Seminar

##### Igor Mordatch (Google Brain)

**Tuesday, July 7 - 11:00 am**

**none**

This interactive discussion (via Zoom) is part of our summer series about career paths in the quantitative and mathematical sciences. Contact Audrey Chang for access to the Zoom meeting.

###### Frontiers In Mathematics Distinguished Lecture Series

##### Hong Wang (IAS)

**Wednesday, September 9 - 12:00 pm**

**Physics 119**

(This is the first talk in the Frontiers in Mathematics Distinguished Lecture Series. See also the second talk in the series, on Friday September 11 at noon.)

###### Frontiers In Mathematics Seminar (second of 2 lectures)

##### Hong Wang (IAS)

**Friday, September 11 - 12:00 pm**

**Physics 119**

(This is the second talk in the Frontiers in Mathematics Distinguished Lecture Series. See also the first talk on Wednesday September 9 at noon.)

###### Probability Seminar

##### Alex Hening (Tufts)

**Thursday, September 24 - 3:15 pm**

**Physics 119**

A key question in population biology is understanding the conditions under which the species of an ecosystem persist or go extinct. Theoretical and empirical studies have shown that persistence can be...