# Mathematics Department

###### Geometry/topology Seminar

##### Steven Rayan (University of Saskatchewan, Department of Mathematics & Statistics)

**Monday, April 23 - 3:15 pm**

**119 Physics**

Nakajima quiver varieties lie at the interface of geometry and representation theory and provide an important class of examples of Calabi-Yau manifolds. I will discuss a particular instance,...

###### CNCS Seminar

##### Camille Scalliet (University de Montpellier, Physics)

**Tuesday, April 24 - 3:00 pm**

**119 Physics**

The idea that glasses can become marginally stable at a Gardner transition has attracted significant interest among the glass community. Yet, the situation is confusing: even at the theoretical level...

###### Applied Math And Analysis Seminar

##### Rongjie Lai (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

**Wednesday, April 25 - 12:00 pm**

**Physics 119**

Analyzing and inferring the underlying global intrinsic structures of data from its local information are critical in many fields. In practice, coherent structures of data allow us to model data as...

###### The Fourth Duke Mathematical Journal Conference

##### Various

**Thursday, April 26 - 9:00 am**

**Physics 128**

The talks will cover an array of subject areas that are well-represented in the Duke Journal. There will be nine talks by young mathematicians. These speakers are: Emmanuel Breuillard (Munster...

###### Probability Seminar

##### Mykhaylo Shkolnikov (Princeton University)

**Thursday, April 26 - 3:15 pm**

**119 Physics**

I will discuss a class of particle systems that serve as models for supercooling in physics, neuron firing in neuroscience and systemic risk in finance. The interaction between the particles falls...

###### The Fourth Duke Mathematical Journal Conference

##### Various

**Friday, April 27 - 9:00 am**

**Physics 128**

The talks will cover an array of subject areas that are well-represented in the Duke Journal. There will be nine talks by young mathematicians. These speakers are: Emmanuel Breuillard (Munster...

###### The Fourth Duke Mathematical Journal Conference

##### Various

**Saturday, April 28 - 9:00 am**

**Physics 128**

The talks will cover an array of subject areas that are well-represented in the Duke Journal. There will be nine talks by young mathematicians. These speakers are: Emmanuel Breuillard (Munster...

###### The Fourth Duke Mathematical Journal Conference

##### Various

**Sunday, April 29 - 9:00 am**

**Physics 128**

###### Southeastern Probability Conference

##### TBA

**Monday, May 14 - 8:00 pm**

**none**

###### Southeastern Probability Conference

##### TBA

**Tuesday, May 15 - 8:00 pm**

**none**