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