Department Colloquium

The Department Colloquium meets Wednesdays at 4:30pm in Fine 314. Organizers: Assaf Naor, Casey Kelleher, and June Huh.

Nov 20

Ronen Eldan, Weizmann Institute of Science

Revealing the simplicity of high-dimensional objects via pathwise analysis
Fine Hall 314 / -

A common motif in high dimensional probability and geometry is that the behavior of objects of interest is often dictated by their marginals onto a fixed… See Full Abstract

Dec 04

Benson Farb, University of Chicago

Hilbert's 13th Problem and geometry
Fine Hall 314 / -

Hilbert's 13th Problem is a fundamental open problem about 1-variable polynomials.  In this talk I will explain how Hilbert's 13th (and… See Full Abstract

Dec 11

Alexander Barvinok, University of Michigan

Fine Hall 314 / -