The Mathematics Colloquium offers survey talks in mathematics and related fields. A colloquium talk offers a broad overview for a general mathematical audience rather than technical details for specialists.
The colloquium talks begin on Mondays at 3:45 p.m.
(Normally in room 1302 of Warren Weaver Hall at 251 Mercer Street, New York).
Colloquium Tea Preceding Talks
(Normally: 3:15-3:45 pm in the lounge (13th floor).
Seminar Organizer(s): Jonathan Niles-Weed and Chao Li.
Monday, December 7, 20153:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Coordinate Descent Algorithms
Stephen J. Wright, U. Wisconsin – Madison
Monday, November 2, 20153:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Proximal Processing for Big Data
Patrick Combettes, Université Pierre et Marie Curie – Paris 6
Monday, October 26, 20153:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
From Discrete Dislocation Models to Gradient Plasticity
Stefan Mueller, Institute for Applied Mathematics & Hausdorff Center for Mathematics, Bonn
Monday, October 19, 20153:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Graphs, Vectors and Integers
Noga Alon, Tel Aviv University and Institute for Advanced Study
Monday, October 5, 20153:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Who Will Save Fusion- Harry Potter, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Shaquille O'Neal, or Donald Trump
Jeffrey Freidberg, MIT