Art and the Quantum Moment Art Exhibition: Closing Reception, Thursday January 29

December 4 2014 – January 29, 2015 Featuring the artwork of Eric J. Heller (ericjhellergallery.com) Frederique Swist (fredswist.co.uk/gallery.html) Jacqueline Thomas¬ (jacquelinethomasbooks.co.uk) Curated by Lorraine Walsh, with Robert Crease and Alfred ...

Call for Proposals for Scientific Workshops/Conferences

Call for Proposals for Scientific Workshops/Conferences The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics (SCGP) at Stony Brook University is seeking proposals for scientific workshops/conferences to be held in the 2015-16 ...

KE: ZIMOUN, Art Exhibition Opening Reception, Thursday February 5

KE: ZIMOUN February 5 ‚Äď April 9, 2015 Simons Center Gallery Curated by Lorraine Walsh Opening Reception: Thursday, February 5th, 2015 Artist talk by Zimoun at 4:00pm, SCGP 103 Title:¬ ...

2014-2015 Science Playwrighting Competition – Call for Plays

The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, in its ongoing mission to explore the intersection science and art, announces a¬ CALL FOR PLAYS¬ for the 2014-15 SBU Science Playwriting Competition. ...

Mathematical Problems in General Relativity: January 19 – 23, 2015

Organized by Philippe LeFloch, Mike Anderson, Sergiu Klainerman, and Jared Speck Dates: January 19 Р23, 2015 Einstein’s field equation of general relativity is one of the most important geometric ...

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Edible Long Island Nominates SCGP Cafe as Long Island Local Heroes

The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics is pleased to announce that local magazine Edible Long Island has nominated the SCGP Cafe for their 2015 ‘Long Island Local Heroes’ contest. The SCGP Cafe is one of 4 nominees in the […]

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Della Pietra Lecture Series Presents Dr. Eric J Heller (Harvard University), December 4-5 2014

General Public Lecture Thursday December 4 Wine and Cheese Reception: 5:00pm, Simons Center Lobby and Art Gallery Lecture: 5:45pm, Simons Center Auditorium, Room 103 Title: “The Art of Listening. Carefully.” This event is in collaboration with the opening of the […]

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Mathematical Problems Program Seminar: Jared Speck, MIT

Title: Approximate monotonicity in the Einstein equations and its implications for stable blow-up Program: Mathematical Problems in General Relativity Speaker: Jared Speck, MIT Date: Tuesday, January 13, 2014 Time:¬†02:00pm – 03:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center  

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Seminar Series by John Morgan

Title: A Further Look at Verdier Duality Program Website: Interactions of Homotopy Theory and Algebraic Topology with Physics through Algebra and Geometry Speaker:¬†John Morgan Date: Friday, January 09, 2014 Time:¬†02:45pm – 04:15pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: […]

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Gauge Field Topology: From Lattice Simulations and Solvable Models to Experiment: August 17 -21, 2015

Gauge Field Topology: From Lattice¬†Simulations and Solvable Models to¬†Experiment Organized by Jinfeng Liao,Robert Pisarski,Thomas Schaefer and Edward¬†Shuryak Dates: Aug.17-21 , 2015 The aim of this workshop is to bring together people actively working¬†on the physics of topologically non-trivial solutions in […]

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Della Pietra Lecture Series Presents Dr. Etienne Ghys (ENS Lyon), January 20 – 22, 2015

General Public Lecture Tuesday January 20 Wine and Cheese Reception: 5:00pm, Simons Center Lobby and Art Gallery Lecture: 5:45pm, Simons Center Auditorium, Room 103 Title:¬†“The story of flat surfaces” Abstract: Most surfaces are not flat. Nevertheless we usually try to […]

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Random Matrix Theory, Integrable Systems, and Topology in Physics: November 2-6, 2015

Random Matrix Theory, Integrable Systems, and Topology in Physics,¬†November 2-6, 2015 Organized by Yan Fyodorov, Mario Kieburg and Jacobus Verbaarschot This is the second workshop in the Simons Center Program on ‚ÄúFoundations and Application of Random Matrix Theory in Mathematics […]

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Program Seminar: John Morgan

Title: A Topologist looks at Sheaf Theory Program Website: Interactions of Homotopy Theory and Algebraic Topology with Physics through Algebra and Geometry Speaker:¬†John Morgan Date: Friday, December 19, 2014 Time:¬†02:45pm – 04:15pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: […]

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Samson Shatashvili

Title: Summary of the Program and Closing Remarks Program: Gauge Theory, Integrability, and Novel Symmetries of Quantum Field Theory Speaker: Samson Shatashvili, SCGP Date: Thursday, DEcember 18, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center      

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Nadav Drukker, Kings College London

Title: Localization and quantum AdS4/CFT3 holography Speaker:¬†Nadav Drukker, Kings College London Date: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center  

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Geometric Flows Program Seminar: Casey Kelleher, UC Irvine

Title: Entropy, Stability and Yang-Mills Flow Speaker:¬†Casey Kelleher, UC Irvine Date: Monday, December 15, 2014 Time:¬†11:30am – 12:30pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: (Joint work with Jeffrey Streets). Following the work of Colding and Minicozzi in the […]

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