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Toric Kahler geometry: October 5 – 9, 2015

Organized by Xiuxiong Chen, Simon Donaldson Following the seminal ideas of Calabi, the existence of extremal and contant scalar curvature is a central problem in Kahler geometry. Over the past ...

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Symplectic and Algebraic Geometry in the Statistical Physics of Polymers: October 12-16, 2015

Symplectic and Algebraic Geometry in the Statistical Physics of Polymers Organized by Alexander Grosberg, NYU, Jason Cantarella, University of Georgia, Tetsuo Deguchi, Ochanomizu University, Elizabeth Denne, Washington and Lee University, ...

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Culinary Master Series – Autumn 2015

The Simons Center is delighted to announce the Autumn 2015 Culinary Master Series with Chef Paolo Fontana! 


New Video Portal

The new SCGP Video Portal is live. (more…)

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Graduate Workshop on Topological Quantum Field Theory: September 14 – 18, 2015

Dates: September 14-18, 2015 Organized by: Anton Kapustin and Alexander Kirillov Topological Quantum Field Theory (TQFT) was first introduced by Witten at the end of 1980s as physical theory. It ...

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SCGP Spring 2015 Newsletter

The Simons Center is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 newsletter. Read on for more details about our programs, workshops, special lectures and events: Click here for SCGP Spring 2015 Newsletter  

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Seminar Series: Mathematics and Physics of Calogero-Moser-Sutherland systems.

Organized by: Nikita Nekrasov, Alexander Turbiner and Alexander Abanov. Timing: Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Abstract: Calogero-Moser-Sutherland many-body systems arose originally in the 1970’s simultaneously in Nuclear Physics, Mathematical Physics and Solid State Physics. Since then they were found in some incarnations […]

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SCGP Cafe Dish

SCGP Cafe in the news!

The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics is thrilled to announce that the SCGP Cafe has been mentioned in Newsday!  Restaurants near Stony Brook University Newsday Explore Stony Brook University Story (1)

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SCGP Weekly Talks – Fall 2015

Organized by Alexander Abanov SCGP Weekly Talks is a colloquium style series of talks aimed at all members and visitors of the Simons Center and the more general math and physics community on Stony Brook campus. The regular time and […]

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Fall 2015 Highlights Final

Fall 2015 Scientific Highlights

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2014 – 2015 Science Playwriting Competition

The 2014 – 2015 Science Playwriting Competition Winners Have Been Announced: 1st Place Prize = Moira Chas – “The Mathematical Visions of Alicia Boole” 2nd Place Prize = Michael Shodell – “A Number of Things” 3rd Place Prize = Colin West – “Counting […]

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