Events and Activities

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

Oct 01

Moonshine Seminar

Introduction and organizational meeting
Akshay Venkatesh
10:00am | Simonyi Hall 101 and Remote Access
Oct 01

Short Talks by Postdoctoral Members

Automorphic Periods and Relative Trace Formula
Jingwei Xiao
2:00pm | Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Oct 01

Short Talks by Postdoctoral Members

The geometric Satake equivalence
Jize Yu
2:15pm | Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Oct 01

Short Talks by Postdoctoral Members

Representations of p-adic groups for non-experts
Jessica Fintzen
2:30pm | Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Oct 01

Short Talks by Postdoctoral Members

Hierarchies of contact manifolds
Zhengyi Zhou
4:00pm | Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Oct 01

Short Talks by Postdoctoral Members

On unimodular groups allowing small measure growth
Ruixiang Zhang
4:15pm | Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Oct 01

Short Talks by Postdoctoral Members

Cohomological vanishing for moduli of curves
Emanuel Reinecke
4:30pm | Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Oct 02

IAS/PU-Montreal-Paris-Tel-Aviv Symplectic Geometry Zoominar

Embedding ellipsoids into the one-point blowup of CP^2
Dusa McDuff
9:15am | Remote Access - see Zoom link below
This talk reports on joint work with Maria Bertozzi, Tara Holm, Emily Maw, Grace Mwakyoma, Ana Rita Pires, and Morgan Weiler on a WiSCon project to investigate the embedding...
Oct 05

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar I

Splitting Necklaces: Existence, Hardness and Approximation
Noga Alon
11:15am | Simonyi Hall 101 and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
It is known that any opened necklace with beads of n types can be partitioned by at most (k-1)n cuts into intervals that can be distributed into k collections, each containing...
Oct 05

Members' Seminar

How to diagonalize a functor
Benjamin Elias
2:00pm | Simonyi Hall 101 and Remote Access - see Zoom link below
Diagonalization is incredibly important in every field of mathematics. I am a representation theorist, so I will start by motivating the uses of diagonalization in...