Culinary Masters Series: Cooking Demonstrations with Chef Paolo: ‘Is it Spring Yet?’, Tuesday April 7

We are pleased to announce a new series of culinary classes at the SCGP Cafe. Chef Paolo Fontana is now offering themed cooking demonstrations – Next class is “Is it ...

SCGP Fall 2014 Newsletter

The Simons Center is pleased to announce the Fall 2014 newsletter. Read on for more details about our fall programs, workshops, special lectures and events: Click here for SCGP Fall ...

Della Pietra Lecture Series Presents Dr. David Gross (KITP), March 31, 2015

General Public Lecture Tuesday March 31, 2015 Wine and Cheese Reception: 5:00pm, Simons Center Lobby and Art Gallery Lecture: 5:30pm, Simons Center Auditorium, Room 103 Title:The Frontiers of Fundamental Physics ...

Deadline Extended: 2014-2015 Science Playwrighting Competition – Call for Plays

The final submission date for entries to the 2014-2015 Science Playwrighting Competition has been extended to April 1, 2015. SUBMIT YOUR PLAY BELOW The Simons Center for Geometry ...

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Collapsing Calabi-Yau Manifolds: August 31 – September 4, 2015

Organizers: Radu Laza, Valentino Tossati, Mark Gross, and Simon Donaldson Dates: August 31 – September 4, 2015 This workshop is organized in connection to the SCGP program on Moduli spaces and singularities in algebraic and Riemannian geometry. The main topic […]

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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 Weekly Talk: Pavel Bleher, IUPUI

Title: Exact solution of the six-vertex model with partial domain wall boundary conditions: Ferroelectric phase Speaker: Pavel Bleher, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Time: 01:00pm – 02:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: We […]

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Between Dynamics and Spectral Theory: June 6 – 10, 2016

Organized by: William Yessen and Zhenghe Zhang Dates: June 6 – 10, 2016 The study of 1D discrete Schroedinger equation lies across physics, spectral theory, and dynamical systems. It models the motion of a quantum particle in a disordered medium. […]

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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, March 20, 2015 Time: 10:00am – 11:30am Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center […]

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SCGP Weekly Talk: Gerald Dunne, UConn

Title: Resurgence and trans-series in physics Speaker: Gerald Dunne, UConn Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 01:00pm – 02:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: Resurgent asymptotic analysis using trans-series has recently been applied to a wide variety […]

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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, March 13, 2015 Time: 10:00am – 11:30am Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center […]

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Geometry of Quantum States in Condensed Matter Systems: April 18 – 22, 2016

Organized by: Sasha Abanov, Tankut Can, Anton Kapustin and Paul Wiegmann This workshop marks the start of the program “Geometry of Quantum Hall States” at the SCGP. While the program mostly focuses on recent advances in the geometric approach to […]

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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 was immediately followed by an avalanche of works by many […]

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SCGP Weekly Talk: Sergei Maslov, BNL

Title: Simple models of complex biological systems Speaker: Sergei Maslov, BNL Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Time: 01:00pm – 02:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: We are ultimate complex systems ourselves and are surrounded by other complex […]

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