Research
Seminars
This is a list of recent and future talks at all faculty-organized seminars currently running at the department. Click on the provided links to see older talks.
You might also be interested in the student-only seminar organized by our graduate students and the monthly Math Club for undergraduate students.
Algebra & logic seminar (Aspen Central 018 - Basement, F 9-10a, A. Linshaw)
Feb 6 | Andy Linshaw T-duality and the twisted chiral de Rham complex |
Jan 16 | Pedram Hekmati (University of Adelaide) Categorified Fock Representations |
Nov 14 | Christopher Sadowski (Ursinus College) Representations of affine Lie algebras and integer partitions |
Nov 7 | Michael Penn (Colorado College) Lattice Vertex Algebras and Principle Subspaces |
Oct 31 | Ian Wanless (Monash University) Matching polynomials and tree-like walks in regular graphs |
Oct 17 | Rick Ball The epimorphism game for completely regular frames |
Oct 10 | Michael Kinyon Torsors and ternary Moufang loops |
Analysis & dynamics seminar (Aspen Central 018 - Basement, F 10-11a, L. Alvin)
Jan 30 | Ales Pultr (Charles University) What is pointfree topology, and what are its advantages |
Jan 23 | Michael Schraudner (Center for Mathematical Modeling, Santiago, Chile) A combinatorial characterization of entropy minimality for Z^d shifts of finite type (SFTs) and related results |
Jan 9 | Florian Sobieczky Counting almost disconnected components with random walks |
Nov 14 | Geraldo Soares de Souza (Auburn University) Historical Account of the Famous Carleson Theorem on Convergence of Fourier Series with a new development |
Oct 17, 24, 31 | Ronnie Pavlov Measures of maximal entropy and specification properties for symbolic systems) I-III |
Sep 26, Oct 3, 10 | Natasha Dobrinen Introduction to high-dimensional Ellentuck spaces I-III |
Sep 19 | Codina Cotar (University College London) Gradient Gibbs measures with disorder |
Graduate colloquium (Aspen Central 018, F 2-3p, P. Horn)
The colloquium is intended for student reports concerning their current research, and for faculty and visitors' lectures on introductory topics. The colloquium is regularly followed by a tea.
Jan 30 | Konrad Aguilar^{*}
Twisted SU(2) and Noncommutative Metric Geometry |
Jan 23 | Lori Alvin Low Dimensional Dynamics: Unimodal Maps and the Quest for Homeomorphisms |
Nov 14 | Mei Yin A gentle introduction to exponential random graphs |
Nov 7 | Adam Purcilly^{*}
Disjunctive Rado Numbers for Two Equations of Different Forms |
Oct 31 | Natasha Dobrinen Rainbow Ramsey theorems for bounded colorings of finite subgraphs of the Rado graph |
Oct 24 | Florian Pfender (CU Denver) Semidefinite programming in extremal graph theory |
Oct 17 | Drew Ash^{*}
Topological Speedups |
Oct 10 | Kate Pearce^{*}
Where Are All the Women in Mathematics?: A Survey of History's Most Influential Women Mathematicians |
Sep 26 | Stan Gudder Simple Problems, Surprising Solutions |
Combinatorics (Joint venture with UC Denver. Alternates campuses. F 10a-12p, P. Horn)
Reading seminars
- Expander Graphs (Aspen Central 018 - Basement, W 10a-12p, P. Horn)
- Noncommutative Geometry (Aspen Central 721A, M 2pm, F. Latremoliere)
- The Mathematics of Quantum Mechanics (Aspen Central 724, W 2pm, F. Schroeck)
Teaching Excellence seminar (TBD)
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