Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Seminars and Events

Monday, November 12, 2018

Geometry and Geometric Analysis Working Group

WWH 517, 11:00AM
Some topological isoperimetric problems
Fedor Manin, Ohio State University

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Magneto-Fluid Dynamics Seminar

WWH 905, 11:00AM
Progress toward efficient direct solution of the nonlinear inelastic Boltzmann equation
George Wilkie, Chalmers University of Technology

Biomathematics / Computational Biology Colloquium

WWH 1314, 12:30PM
Diffusivity and cooperativity in intracellular transport by nonprocessive motors
Chris Miles, New York University, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

WWH 317, 3:30PM
Very functorial, very quick, and very easy resolution of singularities.
Michael McQuillan, University of Roma Tor Vergata

Mathematical Finance Seminar

WWH 1302, 5:30PM
The Impact of Disputes on Financial Markets – Two Recent Case Studies: Disputes between Chinese State-Owned Enterprises and Global Banks, and Disputes Arising from “Engineered” Credit Events under Credit Default Swap
Rick Grove and Bob Selvaggio, Rutter Associates

Geometry Seminar

WWH 1314, 6:00PM
On totally separable translative packings.
Karoly Bezdek, University of Calgary.

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News & Announcements

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."

Paul Bourgade, Poincaré Chair laureate

Paul Bourgade has been selected as one of two laureates of the Poincaré Chair for the academic year 2018/2019. Congratulations, Paul!

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Special Events

  • Northeast Probability Seminar 2018

    November 15-16, 2018, Kimmel Center & Warren Weaver Hall
  • Holiday Lecture and Party

    Speaker: Alexander Jones, Leon Levy Director, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU
    Title: TBA
    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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