Gauged Sigma-Models in Two Dimensions: November 3 – 7, 2014

Organized by Sergei Gukov, Nuno Romao, and Samson Shatashvili Dates: November 3 – 7, 2014 Banquet: On Thursday, November 6th, the SCGP Cafe will host a¬ Banquet Dinner for all ...

“Colliding Worlds: How Cutting-Edge Science is Redefining Contemporary Art”, November 5 at 5:00pm

Art and the Quantum Moment Pre-Exhibition Talk by Arthur Miller, November 5 Reception at 5:00pm Talk by Arthur I. Miller (University College London)¬ at 5:30pm in Simons Center Lecture Hall, ...

Art and the Quantum Moment Exhibition

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 ...

Tracking the Cosmos Art Exhibition: Artist Talk by Michael Benson, November 10: Cosmigraphics: Picturing Space Through Time

Opening Reception, Thursday October 9 Gallery Viewing and Wine and Cheese Reception: 5:00pm Artist Talk by Eve Andree Laramee: 5:30pm,¬ “Kepler: poetic, noetic and beyond” Artist Talk by Michael Benson, ...

Wall Crossing, Quantum Integrable Systems, and TQFT: November 17 – 21, 2014

Application for workshop ¬ is now closed. Organized by¬ Anton Kapustin, Ludmil Katzarkov,¬ Maxim Kontsevich, and Dmitri Orlov Dates: November 17 – 21, 2014 In the last five year several ...

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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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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Gregory Korchemsky, IPhT CEA-Saclay

Title: Dual conformal symmetry and integrability Speaker:¬†Gregory Korchemsky, IPhT CEA-Saclay Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014 Time:¬†11:30am – 12:30pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: Scattering amplitudes in planar N=4 super Yang-Mills theory are known to possess a hidden […]

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Geometric Flows Program Seminar: Bing Wang, University of Madison

Title: On the title Kahler ricci flow (I) Speaker:¬†Bing Wang, University of Madison Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Time:¬†02:30pm – 03:30pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: Based on the compactness of the moduli of non-collapsed Calabi-Yau spaces […]

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SCGP Weekly Talk: Simon Brendle, Stanford

Title: Rotational symmetry of self-similar solutions to the Ricci flow Speaker:¬†Simon Brendle,¬†Stanford Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Time:¬†01:00pm – 02:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center  

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Romuald Janik, Jagiellonian University

Title: String Field Theory, Integrability and 3-point correlation functions Speaker:¬†Romuald Janik,¬†Jagiellonian University Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: I will describe some approaches to the study of 3-point correlation functions […]

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Program Seminar: John Morgan

Title: A Topologist looks at Sheaf Theory Speaker:¬†John Morgan Date: Friday, October 17, 2014 Time:¬†02:45pm – 04:15pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: Sheaf theory has long been an essential tool in algebraic geometry, algebraic number theory, and […]

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Geometric Flows Program Seminar: Wu Peng, Cornell Univ

Title: Recent development on four-dimensional gradient shrinking Ricci solitons Speaker:¬†Wu Peng,¬†Cornell Univ Date: Friday, October 17, 2014 Time:¬†01:30pm – 02:30pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: Ricci solitons were introduced by Richard Hamilton in mid 1980s to study […]

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“Mindscapes” – November 5th, 2014

“Mindscapes” Fernando Vel√°zquez Audiovisual performance from The Mindscapes Series / 45 min Artist talk: November 5, 4:30 ‚Äď 5:30 pm SAC Gallery, Student Activities Center ‚ÄúMindscapes‚ÄĚ performance: November 5, ¬†7:00- 7:45 pm SAC Gallery, Student Activities Center ‚ÄúWe see with […]

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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: TBA Technical Talk for Faculty and Advanced Graduate Students Thursday January 22 11:00am, Simons Center […]

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Center for Italian Studies Conference to Honor 450th Anniversary of Galileo’s Birth

Stony Brook University‚Äôs Center for Italian Studies, in collaboration with the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics¬†and the Office of International Academic Programs, is hosting a one-day conference on Friday, October 17, from 8:30 am to 6 pm, ‚ÄúCelebrating the […]

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