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The SCGP seeks Research Assistant Professors/Postdocs for Fall 2022

The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics has openings for four Research Assistant Professors (Postdocs) in the coming academic year, two in mathematics and two in physics. These are three-year, fixed term positions with an expected start date of September 1, 2022.  Stony Brook University’s Simons Center for Geometry and Physics is an endowed research […]

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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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