Events and Activities

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

Jan 21

AMIAS Trip to American Museum of Natural History

8:30am
The trip fee is $30 for adults and $25 for children 2-12.Seats are limited.
Jan 22

Chess Lessons

10:00am | Housing Activities Room
This activity is for the IAS community only and is not open to the public.
Jan 23

English Conversation

10:00am
Helen Goddard hosts English Conversation in her home. Please email Linda Cooper for further details at llg@ias.edu. This event is not open to the general public.
Jan 23

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar I

Active learning with "simple" membership queries
11:15am | S-101
An active learning algorithm for a classification problem has access to many unlabelled samples.
Jan 23

Fitness Center Training

11:30am | Fitness Center
Jan 23

Social Science Seminar

11:45am
The School of Social Science Seminar meets each Monday.
Jan 23

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

IRD: New Near-IR Spectrograph for Exoplanet Search around Cool Stars
12:30pm | Princeton University, Peyton Hall, Room 140
Cool stars (M dwarfs and brown dwarfs) are good targets in searching for small exoplanets in habitable zones.
Jan 23

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

Measuring the CMB Gravitational Lensing Potential with SPTpol
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.
Jan 23

Members\' Seminar

Combinatorics of the amplituhedron
2:00pm | S-101
The tree amplituhedron $A(n,k,m)$ is the image in the Grassmannian $Gr(k,k+m)$ of the totally nonnegative part of $Gr(k,n)$, under a (map induced by a) linear map which is tota
Jan 24

Pottery Classes

9:30am
Pottery classes given by Mechtild Bitter. Registration required. $15 fee charged for each class.