Events and Activities

Explore current and upcoming events and activities happening at the Institute for Advanced Study.

Jan 22

Pottery Classes

9:30am | Housing Activities Room
Pottery Classes meet in the Activities Room. The classes are full for this term. If you are interested in joining in Term II, please email  
Jan 22

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar II

New Results on Projections
Guy Moshkovitz
10:30am | Simonyi Hall 101
What is the largest number of projections onto k coordinates guaranteed in every family of m binary vectors of length n? This fundamental question is intimately connected to...
Jan 22

Variational Methods in Geometry Seminar

Symplectic methods for sharp systolic inequalities
Umberto Hryniewicz
1:00pm | Simonyi Hall 101
In this talk I would like to explain how methods from symplectic geometry can be used to obtain sharp systolic inequalities. I will focus on two applications. The first is the...
Jan 22

Fitness Center Training

Marci Coyle
2:30pm | Fitness Center
Jan 22

Variational Methods in Geometry Seminar

(Non)uniqueness questions in mean curvature flow
Lu Wang
3:30pm | Simonyi Hall 101
Mean curvature flow is the negative gradient flow of the volume functional which decreases the volume of (hyper)surfaces in the steepest way. Starting from any closed surface...
Jan 22

Joint IAS/Princeton University Number Theory Seminar

The Eigencurve at Eisenstein weight one points
Alice Pozzi
4:30pm | West Building Lecture Hall
In 1973, Serre observed that the Hecke eigenvalues of Eisenstein series can be p-adically interpolated. In other words, Eisenstein series can be viewed as specializations of a...
Jan 22


5:00pm | Dilworth Room
Yoga classes for the IAS community. There is no fee and no reservation needed. A yoga mat or towel is recommended. For further information, please email
Jan 22

Musician's Exchange

Musician's ExchangeFor information email
Jan 23

BYOP@Lunch Working Group

12:30pm | Dilworth Room
Jan 23

Crisis and Critique Seminar

Participation in the "Crisis and Critique" seminar series is restricted to Members in the School of Social Science and other invited scholars. The seminar is led by Didier...