SCGP Weekly Talks – Fall 2017

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 place for the talks are Tuesday, 1pm. During the workshops at the Center the talks are usually given by organizers or distinguished participants of the corresponding workshop on related topics. All SCGP Weekly Talks are recorded and can be accessed through the SCGP video portal. http://scgp.stonybrook.edu/video_portal/results.php?event_id=131

Weekly talks are held regularly on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm in SCGP Rm 102 unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker Title
Sept. 19 Mohammad Tehrani On the compactification problem for (certain) moduli spaces of J-holomorphic maps
Sept. 26 Nikita Nekrasov On the origin of Chern-Simons terms
Oct. 3 Paul Fendley Preserving Quantum Coherence
Oct. 10 Uriel Frisch Differential geometry and Fluid dynamics: more than two centuries of interaction
Oct. 17 at 4:15pm in Room 103 Giuseppe Mussardo Yang-Lee Zeros of the Yang-Lee Model
Oct. 24 at 2:00pm  Tobias Colding Optimal regularity for geometric flows
Oct. 31 Olaf Hohm L-infinity algebra and field theory
Nov. 7 TBA TBA
Nov. 14 TBA TBA
Nov. 28 Dan Harlow TBA
Dec. 5 Alexander Turbiner TBA