Mathematics Colloquium
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: 3:153:45 pm in the lounge (13th floor).
Seminar Organizer(s): Jonathan NilesWeed and Chao Li.
Past Events

Monday, May 13, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
The topologies of random real algebraic hypersurfaces
Peter Sarnak, IAS/Princeton University 
Monday, May 6, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Numerical Differential Geometry
LekHeng Lim, University of Chicago 
Monday, April 29, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Euclidean distance degree and the multiview conjecture
Laurentiu Maxim, University of WisconsinMadison 
Monday, April 22, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Stabilization of Coupled Hyperbolic PDE: Calming “StopandGo” Traffic with Backstepping
Miroslav Krstic, UCSD 
Monday, April 15, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Trainability and accuracy of artificial neural networks
Eric VandenEijnden, Courant 
Monday, April 8, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Collapsing of the KahlerRicci flow and of hyperkahler manifolds
Valentino Tosatti, Northwestern 
Monday, April 1, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
An improvement of Liouville’s theorem for discrete harmonic functions
Eugenia Malinnikova, IAS 
Monday, March 25, 2019CANCELLED
Performance Bounds and Optimization of Stochastic Systems under Model Uncertainty
Paul Dupuis, Brown University 
Monday, March 11, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Quantifying Gerrymandering: A mathematician goes to court
Jonathan Mattingly, Duke University 
Monday, March 4, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Rigidity and flexibility of isometric embeddings
Camillo De Lellis, IAS 
Monday, February 11, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Implicit, manifoldpreserving numerical representations and solvers for multiscale kinetic simulations of plasmas
Luis Chacon, Los Alamos National Lab 
Monday, February 4, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Cardy embedding of random planar maps
Nina Holden, ETH Zurich 
Monday, January 28, 20193:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Bayes shrinkage at GWAS scale
James Johndrow, Stanford University