Mathematics Department

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Applied Math And Analysis Seminar
Tom Beale (Duke University)
Wednesday, November 14 - 12:00 pm
Physics 119

Finite difference methods are awkward for solving boundary value problems, such as the Dirichlet problem, with general boundaries, but they are well suited for interface problems, which have...

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Number Theory Seminar
Spencer Leslie (Duke)
Wednesday, November 14 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Whittaker functions are certain special functions that play a central role in automorphic representation theory. When dealing with automorphic forms on covering groups, new methods are needed to...

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Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Julie Rana (Lawrence University)
Friday, November 16 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

It has been 30 years since Koll\’ar and Shepherd-Barron published their groundbreaking paper describing a compactification of Gieseker’s moduli space of surfaces of general type. As with all...

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Graduate/faculty Seminar
Erin Beckman
Monday, November 19 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

Geometry/topology Seminar
Ina Petkova (Dartmouth College, Mathematics)
Monday, November 19 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Graduate/faculty Seminar
Siming He
Monday, November 26 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

Triangle Topology Seminar
Lisa Piccirillo (University of Texas, Austin, Mathematics)
Monday, November 26 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Surgery-theoretic classifications fail for 4-manifolds because many 4-manifolds have second homology classes not representable by smoothly embedded spheres. Knot traces are the prototypical example of...

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Number Theory Seminar
June Huh (IAS and Princeton)
Wednesday, November 28 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

I will build a commutative ring that satisfies "standard conjectures", starting from a finite field. What is this ring? What does it say about the finite field? This talk will be elementary: No...

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Probability Seminar
Swee Hong
Thursday, November 29 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Mathematical Biology Seminar
Rachel Howard (H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute)
Friday, November 30 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

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