The Mathematics Colloquium at Rutgers-Newark 

2005-2006


The Colloquium of the Mathematics Department of Rutgers-Newark takes places on every second or third Wednesday, from 4pm-5pm, in 204 Smith Hall, 101 Warren St., Rutgers-Newark. All are welcome.

Schedule of upcoming talks

Click on the title of a talk for the abstract (if available).
September 14,
4:30-5:30pm, Smith 206
Please note special time and room
Gabor Toth (Rutgers, Camden) Spherical Soap Bubbles
September 28,
4:30-5:30
Please note special time
Catherine O'Neil (Barnard) Local to Global Principles and Elliptic Curves
Monday, October 17
Please note special day
Robert Meyerhoff (Princeton and Boston College) Are Low-Volume Hyperbolic 3-Manifolds Uncomplicated?
Tuesday, October 25
4:30-5:30
Please note special day and time
Igor Rivin (Princeton and Temple) Volumes of (Possibly Degenerating) Hyperbolic Polyhedra
November 16 Xiaodong Cao (Columbia) The Ricci Flow on Manifolds with Positive Curvature Operator
Monday, November 21
Please note special day
Ara Basmajian (Oklahoma) The Embedding Problem for Hopf Tori in Elliptic Three Manifolds
December 7 Alex Eskin (IAS and Chicago) Quasi-Isometries of Solvable Groups
February 15 Lisa Carbone (Rutgers, New Brunswick) Hyperbolic Kac-Moody Groups
February 22 Liangyi Zhao (Toronto and CRM) The Large Sieve and Its Applications
Friday, March 3, 2006
3:30-4:30
Please note special time and day
Howard Masur (UIC) Hyperbolicity in Complexes of Curves
March 8 Jim Lepowsky (Rutgers, New Brunswick) Some Developments in Vertex Operator Algebra Theory
March 22 Yehuda Shalom (Tel Aviv University and IAS) Some Analytic Methods in Group Theory
Monday, April 3
Please note special day
Amos Nevo (Technion and IAS) Ergodic Theory and Lattice Points
Tuesday, April 11
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Dan Margalit (Utah) Torelli Groups and Pseudo-Anosov Homeomorphisms
Tuesday, April 18
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Bin Zhang (Max Planck) Equivariant Todd Classes of Toric Varieties
April 19 D.H. Phong (Columbia) Superstring Scattering and Super Teichmüller Theory
April 26 Stephen Gelbart (Weizmann Institute) Primes, Riemann, and Langlands
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This page is maintained by John Loftin.
Past Colloquia: 2004-2005, 2003-2004.

Last updated 08/25/05.