Department Colloquium

The colloquium meets Thursdays at 4:10 pm to 5:00 pm in Evans 60. We will have at least two talks every month. Lectures last 50 minutes and are followed by a short question period. The mathematical public is cordially invited to attend

Olga Holtz, Colloquium Chair

Spring 2024

February 8 Arul Shankar,
University of Toronto
Ranks and 2-Selmer groups of elliptic curves
February 15 Richard Bamler,

University of California, Berkeley

On the Multiplicity One Conjecture for Mean Curvature Flows of surfaces
February 22 Aldo Conca,
Università di Genova
Coordinate sections of determinantal rings and associated graphs
February 29 Olga Holtz,
University of California, Berkeley
Classical values and prehistory of the Riemann Zeta Function
March 7 F. Alberto Grünbaum,
University of California, Berkeley
Higher order correlations: from X-ray crystallography to cosmology
March 14 Lisa Goldberg,
University of California, Berkeley
Optimization, estimation and geometry
March 21 Chaim Goodman-Strauss,
National Museum of Mathematics
March 28 Spring Break (no colloquium)
April 4 Alexander Bobenko,
Technische Universität Berlin
The Bonnet problem: Is a surface characterized by its metric and curvatures?
April 11 Walter van Suijlekom,
Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen
Geometry emerging from spectra
April 18 Eleanor Rieffel,
Quantum error correction, from its beginnings in stabilizer codes to a new family of Floquet codes
April 25 No colloquium due to Tarski Lectures
May 2 Mohammed Abouzaid,
Stanford University

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