“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, ...

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

Application for workshop is now closed. Organized by¬ Sergei Gukov, Nuno Romao, and Samson Shatashvili Dates: November 3 – 7, 2014 Gauged sigma-models from Riemann surfaces to Kaehler targets have ...

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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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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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Alexander Zamolodchikov, Rutgers

Title: Effective Field Theories and Integrability Speaker:¬†Alexander Zamolodchikov,¬†Rutgers Date: Thursday, October 16, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: In two dimensions there is a class of effective field theories generated by by descendants of […]

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Culinary Demonstrations with Chef Paolo: “An Italian’s Thanksgiving”

We are pleased to announce a new series of culinary classes at the SCGP Cafe. Chef Paolo Fontana will offer themed demonstrations, beginning November 4th with “An Italian’s Thanksgiving”. In this demonstration learn how Chef Paolo’s family celebrated Thanksgiving by […]

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Geometric Flows Program Seminar: Simon Brendle, Stanford Univ and Columbia Univ

Title: Lawson’s Conjecture and some generalizations Speaker:¬†Simon Brendle, Stanford Univ and Columbia Univ Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Time:¬†01:00pm – 02:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: In the late 1960s, Lawson conjectured that the Clifford torus is […]

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SCGP Weekly Talk: Leonardo Rastelli, YITP

Title: The superconformal bootstrap and vertex operator algebras Speaker:¬†Leonardo Rastelli, YITP Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Time:¬†01:00pm – 02:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center   Abstract: Conformal field theories (CFTs) play a central role in theoretical physics. They are […]

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Ivan Kostov, IPhT, CEA-Saclay

Title: Three-point function in N=4 SYM and spin vertex Speaker:¬†Ivan Kostov,¬†IPhT, CEA-Saclay Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center  

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Shota Komatsu, University of Tokyo

Title: Monodromy relation for three-point functions at weak coupling Speaker:¬†Shota Komatsu, University of Tokyo Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   Abstract: We reformulate the computation of tree-level 3-pt functions in the […]

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Juan Maldacena, IAS

Title: Three point functions of gravitons from causality Speaker:¬†Juan Maldacena,¬†IAS Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 Time:¬†11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center  

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Program Seminar: John Morgan

Title: A Topologist looks at Sheaf Theory Speaker:¬†John Morgan Date: Friday, October 3, 2014 Time:¬†2:45pm – 4:15pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center     Abstract: Sheaf theory has long been an essential tool in algebraic geometry, algebraic number theory, […]

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G2 Manifolds Program Seminar: Lorenzo Foscolo

Title: Compact nearly Kahler 6-manifolds Speaker:¬†Lorenzo Foscolo Date: Friday, October 3, 2014 Time:¬†1:15pm – 2:30pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center Abstract: Compact six dimensional nearly K√§hler manifolds are the cross-sections of Riemannian cones with holonomy G2. Currently there are […]

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