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Large N Program Series: Bo Berndtsson

Large N Program Series: Bo Berndtsson

Title: The Legendre transform and symmetries on the space of Kahler metrics Program Website: Large N Limit Problems in Kahler Geometry Speaker: Bo Berndtsson, Chalmers University of Technology Date: Friday, April 24, 2015 Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center     [box, type=”download”]Watch the Video. [/box]

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Joint SCGP/Math Colloquium: Andre Neves

Title: Min-max theory and Geometry Speaker: Andre Neves Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015 Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm Place: Lecture Hall 102, Simons Center     [box, type=”download”]Watch the Video. [/box] Abstract: Min-max methods were introduced in Geometry by Birkhoff in the 1910’s. Recently the theory has been used to solve several long standing open questions […]

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Program Seminar:  John Morgan

Program Seminar: John Morgan

Title: A Topologist looks at Sheaf Theory Program Website: Interactions of Homotopy Theory and Algebraic Topology with Physics through Algebra and Geometry Speaker: John Morgan Date: Friday, December 19, 2014 Time: 02:45pm – 04:15pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center   [box, type=”download”]Watch the Video. [/box] Abstract: Sheaf theory has long been an essential tool in algebraic […]

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar:  Samson Shatashvili

Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Samson Shatashvili

Title: Summary of the Program and Closing Remarks Program: Gauge Theory, Integrability, and Novel Symmetries of Quantum Field Theory Speaker: Samson Shatashvili, SCGP Date: Thursday, DEcember 18, 2014 Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center       [box, type=”download”]Watch the video.[/box]

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Joint SCGP/Physics Colloquium:  Shamit Kachru, Stanford

Joint SCGP/Physics Colloquium: Shamit Kachru, Stanford

Title: Explorations in the Physics and Mathematics of Moonshine Speaker: Shamit Kachru, Stanford Date: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Time: 04:15pm – 05:15pm Place: Auditorium 103, Simons Center   [box, type=”download”]Watch the Video. View the Slides. [/box] Abstract: “Monstrous moonshine” is a beautiful phenomenon first discovered in the 1980s, providing startling and unexpected relations between several fundamental objects […]

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Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Volker Schomerus

Gauge Theory Program Seminar: Volker Schomerus

Title: Superspace Harmonic Analysis for Physicists Program: Gauge Theory, Integrability, and Novel Symmetries of Quantum Field Theory Speaker: Volker Schomerus, DESY Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014 Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center       [box, type=”download”]Watch the video.[/box]

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