## Growing Objects Art Exhibition: Opening Reception Wednesday August 13, 2014

Wine and Cheese Reception and Gallery Viewing: 5:30pm Artist Talk by Jessica Rosenkratz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg: 6:30pm, SCGP Room 103 Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-RosenbergÂ will speak about their creative ...

## Graduate Workshop on 4-Manifolds: August 18 – 22, 2014

Application for workshop is now closed. Organized byÂ Selman Akbulut (Michigan State), Anar Akhmedov (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities), Mehmet Firat Arikan (METU), Weimin Chen (University of Massachusetts, Amherst), Yasha ...

## Workshop on Topology and Invariants of 4-Manifolds: August 23 – 27, 2014

Application for workshop is now closed. Organized by Selman Akbulut (Michigan State), Anar Akhmedov (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities), Mehmet Firat Arikan (METU), Weimin Chen (University of Massachusetts, Amherst), Yasha ...

## G2 manifolds: September 2 – 5, 2014

Application for workshop Â is now closed. Organized by Simon Donaldson, Mark Haskins, and Dietmar Salamon Dates: September 2 – 5, 2014 This workshop seeks to connect recent developments and ...

## 2014 Simons Summer Workshop in Mathematics and Physics: July 21 – August 15, 2014

Application for workshop is now closed. We are pleased to announce the 2014 Summer Simons Workshop in Mathematics and Physics from July 21 to August 15, 2014. This workshop is ...

## G2 Manifolds seminar: Mark Haskins and Johannes Nordstrom

Title: Construction of compact G_{2} manifolds I, II Speaker:Â Â Mark Haskins and Johannes Nordstrom Date:Â Thursday, August 21, 2014 Time:Â 09:00am-12:00pm Place:Â Seminar Room 313, Simons Center

## G2 Manifolds Seminar: Spiro Karigiannis

Title:Fundamentals of exceptional holonomy, II Speaker:Â Â Spiro Karigiannis Date:Â Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Time:Â 11:00am-12:00pm Place:Â Seminar Room 313, Simons Center     Abstract: This is part two of an introduction to the geometry of $\mathrm{G}_2$ and $\mathrm{Spin}(7)$ structures, henceforth called “exceptional structures”. We […]

## G2 Manifolds Seminar: Simon Donaldson

Title: Overview of gauge theory and submanifold geometry on G_{2} manifolds, II Speaker:Â Â Simon Donaldson Date:Â Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Time:Â 09:00pm-10:30am Place:Â Auditorium 103, Simons Center

## G2 Manifolds Seminar: Simon Donaldson

Title: Overview of gauge theory and submanifold geometry on G_{2} manifolds, I Speaker:Â Â Simon Donaldson Date:Â Tuesady, August 19, 2014 Time:Â 03:30pm-04:30pm Place:Â Auditorium 103, Simons Center

## Exponential Integrals Part II: Seminar by Maxim Kontsevich

Title:Â Exponential Integrals Speaker:Â Â Maxim Kontsevich Date:Â Tuesady, August 19, 2014 Time:Â 2:00pm-3:15pm Place:Â Auditorium 103, Simons Center Abstract:Â I’ll discuss general properties of integrals of exponents of polynomial functions on complex algebraic varieties, and infinite-dimensional generalizations. In particular, I’ll give a new interpretation of the […]

## Exponential Integrals Part I: Seminar by Maxim Kontsevich

Title: Exponential Integrals Speaker:Â Â Maxim Kontsevich Date:Â Tuesady, August 19, 2014 Time:Â 11:00am-12:15pm Place:Â Auditorium 103, Simons Center Abstract: I’ll discuss general properties of integrals of exponents of polynomial functions on complex algebraic varieties, and infinite-dimensional generalizations. In particular, I’ll give a new interpretation […]

## G2 Manifolds Seminar: Spiro Karigiannis

Title:Fundamentals of exceptional holonomy, I Speaker:Â Â Spiro Karigiannis Date:Â Tuesady, August 19, 2014 Time:Â 09:30am-10:30am Place:Â Seminar Room 313, Simons Center     Abstract: This is part one of an introduction to the geometry of $\mathrm{G}_2$ and $\mathrm{Spin}(7)$ structures, henceforth called “exceptional structures”. We […]

## Call for Proposals for Scientific Programs, 2015-16

Call for Proposals for Scientific Programs The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics (SCGP) at Stony Brook University is seeking proposals for scientific programs to be held in the 2015-16 academic year. The Simons Center is a research center devoted […]