Events and Activities

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

Feb 24

Children Chess Instruction

10:00am | Housing Activities Room
Alexandra Kouston teaches children's chess instruction. This activity is for IAS children. Please email amias@ias.edu to join the group.
Feb 24

Midwinter Party

7:00pm
By invitation only.
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Feb 26

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar I

A Tight Bound for Hypergraph Regularity
Guy Moshkovitz
11:00am | Simonyi Hall 101
The hypergraph regularity lemma — the extension of Szemeredi's graph regularity lemma to the setting of k-graphs — is one of the most celebrated combinatorial results obtained...
Feb 26

Princeton University/Institute for Advanced Study Galread [Galactic/Extragalactic Reading Group]

Spectroscopic and Photometric Study of Two Diffuse Dwarf Galaxies in the Field
Discussion Leader Johnny Greco
11:00am | Princeton University, Peyton Hall, Grand Central
Each week, we hold a relatively informal seminar/discussion series in Peyton Hall with an emphasis on extra-galactic and large-scale structure astrophysics. During Galread a...
Feb 26

Fitness Center Training

Marci Coyle
11:30am | Fitness Center
Feb 26

Social Science Seminar

12:00pm
The Social Science Seminar meets every Monday for presentations by current scholars that begin at 12:30 and conclude at 2:00. Attendees include the Faculty, Members,...
Feb 26

Princeton University/Institute for Advanced Study Early Universe/Cosmology Lunch Discussion

TBA
Giorgia Pollina
12:30pm | Institute for Advanced Study, West Building, West Seminar Room
Organizers are David Spergel, Princeton University; Jo Dunkley, Princeton University; and Matias Zaldarriaga, Institute for Advanced Study. The lunch will be held either at...
Feb 26

Princeton University/Institute for Advanced Study Planet/Exoplanet Discussion Group

Potluck Discussion of Exoplanet Papers
Everyone Welcome
12:30pm | Princeton University, Peyton Hall, Room 33
The Monday Planet Lunch will be held weekly. We discuss recent papers from astro-ph and hear from the occasional exoplanet visitor. Graduate students are particularly...
Feb 26

Members' Seminar

Representations of p-adic groups
Jessica Fintzen
2:00pm | Simonyi Hall 101
I will survey what is known about the construction of (the building blocks of) representations of p-adic groups, mention recent developments, and explain some of the concepts...
Feb 26

High Energy Theory Seminar

The Large N Melonic Limit of O(N) Tensor Models
Sylvain Carrozza
2:30pm | Jadwin Hall, PCTS Seminar Room 407
It has been recently recognized that the same type of melonic large N structure governs SYK models and tensor models alike. Following Witten and Klebanov-Tarnopolsky, this has...