2014 Women and Mathematics Course Descriptions

Week 1 - May 12-16

Theme: Classical Random Matrix Theory Results

Beginner Course: Alice Guionnet, MIT " Asymptotics of Moments in Random Matrix Theory"

Advanced Course: Catherine Donati-Martin, University Versailles, Saint Quentin, "Extreme Eigenvalue Fluctuations for GUE"

Week 2 - May 19-23

Theme: Concentration and Fluctuations for Random Matrices

Beginner Course: Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington "Fluctuations from the Semicircle Law"

Advanced Course: Elizabeth Meckes, Case Western Reserve University, "Concentration of Measure on the Compact Classical Matrix Groups"