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Seminars and Events

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Computer Science Colloquium

WWH 1302, 10:30AM
Some Applications of the Multiplicative Weights Update Method in (Semi) Infinite Discrete Optimization
Khaled Elbassioni, Masdar Institute, Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Student Probability Seminar

WWH 512, 12:00PM
Random Matrices and Group Representations
Guillaume Dubach, CIMS

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Analysis Seminar

WWH 1302, 11:00AM
The Maslov index and the spectrum of differential operators
Yuri Latushkin, University of Missouri

MSG lunch

WWH , 12:30PM
Model Recovery Below the Reflector Using Pure Reflections
Yunan Yang, partner: Terrence Alsup,

Friday, December 14, 2018

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar

WWH 1302, 10:00AM
An L-1 Augmented Lagrangian algorithm and why, at least sometimes, it is a very good idea
Andrew Conn, IBM Watson Research Center

Holiday Lecture and Party

WWH 109, 2:00PM
The Antikythera Mechanism: Mathematical Astronomy through Ancient Gears
Alexander Jones, Leon Levy Director, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU

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News & Announcements

Marsha Berger awarded Norbert Wiener Prize

Marsha Berger, Silver Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, will be awarded the 2019 Norbert Wiener Prize in Applied Mathematics.

Jeff Cheeger to be awarded Steele Prize

Silver Professor of Mathematics, Jeff Cheeger, is to receive the 2019 Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement for his fundamental contributions to geometric analysis and their far-reaching influence on related areas of mathematics. Congratulations, Jeff!

Percy Deift awarded the 2018 Henri Poincare Prize

Percy Deift has been honored for his "seminal contributions to Schroedinger operators, inverse scattering theory, nonlinear waves, asymptotic analysis of Fredholm and Toeplitz determinants, universality in random matrix theory, and his deep analysis of integrable models." Congratulations, Percy!

For further information, please see the official Henri Poincaré Prize page.

Oded Regev receives Gödel Prize

Oded Regev has been awarded the 2018 Gödel Prize for his 2005 paper, "On lattices, learning with errors, random linear codes, and cryptography."

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Special Events

  • Holiday Lecture and Party

    Speaker: Alexander Jones, Leon Levy Director, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU
    The Antikythera Mechanism: Mathematical Astronomy through Ancient Gears
    Dec 14, 2018, 2:00PM, WWH 109
    A reception will follow in the 13th floor lounge.
  • Administrative Professionals Day

    Apr 26, 2019, 3:30PM, WWH Lounge
  • Prizes and Fellowships Ceremony

    May 03, 2019, 3:30PM, WWH 109
    A reception will follow in the lounge.
  • Longer Service Awards

    May 10, 2019, 3:00PM, WWH Lounge

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