# 2015-2016 Chern Lectures

**The 2015-2016 Chern Lectures** were given by Alex Eskin of the University of Chicago, on March 15th, 16th and 17th, 2016. The title of the series is "Dynamics on Moduli Spaces".

**Lecture 1:**

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Room 277, Cory Hall

Polygonal billiards and dynamics on moduli spaces of compact Riemann surfaces

*A reception in honor of the speaker will be held following the first lecture at 5:15 pm in 1015 Evans Hall.*

**Lecture 2:**

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Room 60, Evans Hall

The classification of invariant measures

**Lecture 3:**

Thursday, March 17, 2016

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Room 60, Evans Hall

$SL(2,\mathbb R)$ orbit closures: theorems and counterexamples