# Seminars

*Last updated: 20 November 2017, 14:33
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Sunday, 17 September, 2017 — Friday, 13 July, 2018 | ||

Symposium 2017-2018 | ||

Organisers: Brian Bowditch, Chris Leininger, Saul Schleimer, John Smillie and Karen Vogtmann | ||

2017-2018 Warwick EPSRC Symposium on Geometry, Topology and Dynamics in Low Dimensions | ||

Monday, 20 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B1.01 |

Junior Geometry and Topology (GATEWAY) | ||

Stephen Cantrell (Warwick) | ||

Counting with Quasimorphisms on Hyperbolic Groups | ||

Monday, 20 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B1.01 |

Junior Geometry and Topology (GATEWAY) | ||

Stephen Cantrell (Warwick) | ||

Counting with Quasimorphisms on Hyperbolic Groups | ||

Monday, 20 November, 2017 | 3:00 pm | Room B3.03 |

Number Theory | ||

Ben Green (Oxford) | ||

The Kakeya conjecture and number theory | ||

Tuesday, 21 November, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mathematical physics and probability reading seminar | ||

Theodoros Assiotis (Warwick) | ||

Determinantal structures in (2+1)-dimensional growth and decay models | ||

Tuesday, 21 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room MS.05 |

Algebraic Geometry | ||

Evgeny Shinder (University of Sheffield) | ||

Specialization of (stable) rationality | ||

Tuesday, 21 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar | ||

Daniel Meyer (Liverpool) | ||

TBA | ||

Tuesday, 21 November, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.03 |

Alebraic Geometry | ||

Gergö Pintér (Rényi Alfréd Mathematics Institute, Budapest) | ||

The boundary of the Milnor fibre of certain non-isolated singularities | ||

Wednesday, 22 November, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Postgraduate seminar | ||

Mattia Sanna (Warwick) | ||

Siteswap: the math behind Juggling | ||

Wednesday, 22 November, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Postgraduate seminar | ||

Bartlomiej Matejczyk (Warwick) | ||

Macroscopic models for ion transport in nanoscale pores | ||

Wednesday, 22 November, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability Seminar | ||

Dominik Schröder (IST Austria) | ||

Random matrices with slow correlation decay | ||

Thursday, 23 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room MS.04 |

Statistical Mechanics | ||

Anna Maltsev (Queen Mary University) | ||

What the Ising model can tell us about intracellular calcium signals | ||

Thursday, 23 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Algebra seminar | ||

Ian Leary (Southampton) | ||

Bounded Conjugation-invariant Norms on Groups | ||

Thursday, 23 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Algebra seminar | ||

Ian Leary (Southampton) | ||

Bounded Conjugation-invariant Norms on Groups | ||

Thursday, 23 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room MS.04 |

Statistical Mechanics | ||

Anna Maltsev (Queen Mary University) | ||

What the Ising model can tell us about intracellular calcium signals | ||

Thursday, 23 November, 2017 | 3:00 pm | Room MS.03 |

Geometry and Topology | ||

Selim Ghazouani (Warwick) | ||

The complex hyperbolic geometry of certain moduli spaces of tori | ||

Friday, 24 November, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Applied Maths Seminar | ||

Dante Kalise (Imperial) | ||

A computational hierarchy for the optimisation and control of collective behaviour phenomena | ||

Friday, 24 November, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Ulrike Tillmann (Oxford) | ||

Topological field theories in homotopy theory | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | ||

Mir@W Day | ||

Organiser: Robert MacKay | ||

Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets physics | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 11:15 am | Room L4 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Mike Cates (Cambridge) | ||

Entropy production in field theory models of active matter | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 1:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Michael Ghil (ENS Paris and UCLA) | ||

Nonautonomous dynamics as a framework for climate change & climate variability | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 1:40 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Martin Evans (Edinburgh) | ||

Stochastic resetting | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 2:20 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Rosemary Harris (Queen Mary University London) | ||

Current fluctuations and dynamical phase transitions | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 3:00 pm | Room B3.03 |

Number Theory | ||

Sam Edis (Sheffield) | ||

Congruent Numbers in Totally Real Fields | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 3:30 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Martin Hairer (Imperial College London) | ||

The universality classes for 1+1 dimensional models | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 4:10 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Christian Maes (Leuven) | ||

Frenetic bounds on the entropy production rate | ||

Monday, 27 November, 2017 | 4:50 pm | Room B3.02 |

Mir@W Day: Systems out of equilibrium: Maths meets Physics | ||

Discussion (all) | ||

Discussion 'What opportunities are we missing for progressing research in out of equilibrium systems on the maths/physics border?' | ||

Tuesday, 28 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar | ||

Ian Morris (Surrey) | ||

Matrix thermodynamic formalism and its applications to affine IFS | ||

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Postgraduate seminar | ||

Yiwen Chen (Warwick) | ||

Morse theory for Hamiltonian functions and application to convexity theorems | ||

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability Seminar | ||

Nathanaël Berestycki (Cambridge) | ||

tba | ||

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Nathanael Berestycki (Cambridge) | ||

A characterisation of the Gaussian free field | ||

Thursday, 30 November, 2017 | 1:00 pm | Room B1.01 |

Computation in Algebra, Geometry, Topology, Number Theory, Combinatorics, and related fields | ||

Christopher Brady and Heather Ratcliffe (Warwick) | ||

Version control for fun and profit | ||

Thursday, 30 November, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Algebra Seminar | ||

Benjamin Martin (Aberdeen) | ||

Bounded Conjugation-invariant Norms on Groups | ||

Thursday, 30 November, 2017 | 3:00 pm | Room MS.03 |

Geometry and Topology | ||

Kate M. Vokes (Warwick) | ||

Geometry of the separating curve graph | ||

Friday, 1 December, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Applied Maths Seminar | ||

Valentin Sulzer (Oxford) | ||

Electrochemical modelling of batteries for off-grid energy storage systems | ||

Friday, 1 December, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Igor Krasovski (Imperial College) | ||

tbc | ||

Monday, 4 December, 2017 | 3:00 pm | Room B3.03 |

Number Theory | ||

Alexandra Florea (Bristol) | ||

TBC | ||

Monday, 4 December, 2017 | 6:15 pm | Room MS.02 |

Warwick Public Lectures in Mathematics & Statistics | ||

Chris Budd (Bath) | ||

Maths goes to the Movies | ||

Tuesday, 5 December, 2017 | 2:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar | ||

Nikos Karaliolios (Imperial) | ||

TBA | ||

Wednesday, 6 December, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability Seminar | ||

Andreas Kuyprianou (Bath) | ||

tba | ||

Wednesday, 6 December, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Andreas Kyprianou (Bath) | ||

Terrorists never congregate in even numbers | ||

Thursday, 7 December, 2017 | 3:00 pm | Room MS.03 |

Geometry and Topology | ||

Ric Wade (Oxford) | ||

Friday, 8 December, 2017 | 12:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Applied Maths Seminar | ||

Tobias Grafke (Warwick) | ||

Non-equilibrium self-organization of motile bacteria | ||

Friday, 8 December, 2017 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Sergey Nazarenko (Warwick) | ||

Monday, 11 December, 2017 — Thursday, 14 December, 2017 | ||

Non Symposium | ||

Organiser: Dan Kral | ||

DIMAP 10 Year Anniversary Workshop | ||

Monday, 11 December, 2017 — Friday, 15 December, 2017 | ||

Symposium | ||

Organisers: Nathan Dunfield, Stephan Tillmann, Saul Schleimer | ||

Computation in geometric topology | ||

Monday, 11 December, 2017 | ||

Non-Symposium | ||

Organiser: Jose Rodrigo | ||

LMS Network on Harmonic Analysis and PDEs | ||

Monday, 18 December, 2017 | ||

Non-Symposium | ||

Organiser: Thomas Hudson | ||

Variational Approaches to Problems in Solid Mechanics | ||

Wednesday, 17 January, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability Seminar | ||

Benjamin Gess (MPI Leipzig) | ||

TBA | ||

Wednesday, 17 January, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Benjamin Gess (MPI Leipzig) | ||

Friday, 19 January, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Dmitri Vassiliev (UCL) | ||

Monday, 22 January, 2018 | Room B3.02 | |

Non-Symposium | ||

Organiser: Simon French | ||

Mir@W day: Theory and Applications of Expert Judgement in Risk and Decision Analysis | ||

Wednesday, 24 January, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Marton Balazs (University of Bristol) | ||

TBA | ||

Monday, 12 February, 2018 — Friday, 16 February, 2018 | ||

Non-Symposium | ||

Organiser: Marco Schlichting | ||

K-theory, A1-homotopy and quadratic forms | ||

Wednesday, 21 February, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Antti Knowles (University of Geneva) | ||

TBA | ||

Wednesday, 28 February, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Hugo Duminil-Copin (IHES) | ||

TBA | ||

Friday, 2 March, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Paul Milewski (Bath) | ||

Friday, 9 March, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Vladimir Markovic (CalTech) | ||

Wednesday, 14 March, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Peter Fritz (TU Berlin) | ||

TBA | ||

Monday, 19 March, 2018 — Friday, 23 March, 2018 | ||

Symposium | ||

Organisers: Corinna Ulcigrai, Anton Zorich, John Smillie | ||

Teichmüller dynamics | ||

Monday, 9 April, 2018 — Friday, 13 April, 2018 | ||

Symposium | ||

Organisers: Mladen Bestvina, Tara Brendle, Chris Leininger | ||

Geometry of Teichmüller space and mapping class groups | ||

Monday, 16 April, 2018 — Friday, 20 April, 2018 | ||

Symposium | ||

Organisers: Ruth Charney, Karen Vogtmann | ||

Geometry of outer spaces and outer automorphism groups | ||

Wednesday, 25 April, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability Seminar | ||

Jan Maas (IST Austria) | ||

TBA | ||

Wednesday, 9 May, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Probability seminar | ||

Marco Furlan (Paris) | ||

TBA | ||

Friday, 1 June, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Neil O'Connell (University College Dublin) | ||

Friday, 15 June, 2018 | 4:00 pm | Room B3.02 |

Colloquium | ||

Marcelo Viana (IMPA) | ||

tbc | ||

Monday, 18 June, 2018 — Thursday, 21 June, 2018 | ||

Non-Symposium | ||

Organisers: Anuj Dawar (Cambridge), Zdenek Dvorak (Charles University) and Dan Kral (Warwick) | ||

Structural sparsity, logic and algorithms | ||

Monday, 2 July, 2018 — Friday, 6 July, 2018 | ||

Symposium | ||

Organisers: John Parker, Ser Peow Tan, Brian Bowditch | ||

Representation varieties and geometric structures in low dimensions | ||

Monday, 9 July, 2018 — Friday, 13 July, 2018 | ||

Symposium | ||

Organisers: Piotr Przytycki, Michah Sageev, Brian Bowditch | ||

Graphs, surfaces, and cube complexes | ||

The Mathematics Research Centre has a small grant from the LMS
to assist with expenses for British mathematicians attending
mathematical activities at Warwick, in particular, for visits of a
few days or more to Symposia, Workshops, etc. |

See also:

Mathematics Research Centre

Mathematical Interdisciplinary Research at Warwick (MIR@W)

Past Events

Past Symposia

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