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Past Lectures

2017
Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Sascha Husa (Universitat de les Balears): Gravitational Wave Astronomy: Recent Results and Challenges for the Future
Dec 19, 2017 05:00 PM  06:15 PM
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David Jordan (U Edinburgh): Quantum character varieties in topology and representation theory
Nov 06, 2017  Nov 09, 2017
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David Mukamel (The Weizmann Institute of Science): Mixed order phase transitions: from DNA denaturation to jamming processes
Oct 11, 2017 03:30 PM  04:30 PM
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Nils Carqueville, Simons Junior Professor (ESI, U Vienna), Stefan Fredenhagen (U Vienna) & Frank Verstraete (U Vienna): Topological Phases of Matter and Topological Quantum Field Theory
Oct 04, 2017  Jan 31, 2018
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Catherine Meusburger (U Erlangen): Kitaev lattice models as a Hopf algebra gauge theory
Mar 30, 2017 04:00 PM  05:00 PM
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Catherine Meusburger (U Erlangen): Introduction to Poisson Liegroups
Mar 27, 2017  Mar 31, 2017
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Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Mihalis Dafermos (U of Cambridge & Princeton U): On falling into black holes
Feb 23, 2017 05:00 PM  06:00 PM
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2016
Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Norbert Schappacher (IRMA, U Strasbourg): Mathematics, Physics, the search for a new man, and FrenchGerman politics  Claude Chevalley’s challenges in the 1930s
Dec 16, 2016 05:00 PM  06:00 PM
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Elliott Lieb (Princeton University): A "liquidsolid" phase transition in a simple model for swarming
Nov 09, 2016 02:00 PM  03:00 PM
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Simons Lecture Series: Paul Wedrich (Imperial College London): Knot homologies and higher representation theory
Oct 17, 2016  Oct 21, 2016
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Nils Carqueville, Simons Junior Professor & Stefan Fredenhagen (U Vienna): Seminar: From Classical Physics to Factorisation Algebras
Oct 03, 2016  Jan 30, 2017
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Dr. Ruggero Bandiera (U Rome, La Sapienza): Higher Deligne groupoids
Jul 22, 2016 11:30 AM  12:30 PM
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Florian Schätz (U Luxembourg): The unit interval, Bernoulli numbers, and the Magnus expansion
Jul 19, 2016 02:15 PM  03:15 PM
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Elliott Lieb (Princeton University): A Pfaffian formula for monomerdimer partition functions
Mar 15, 2016 03:00 PM  04:00 PM
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Nils Carqueville, Simons Junior Professor (U Vienna, ESI): Topological Quantum Field Theory 2 (Lecture Course)
Mar 01, 2016  Jun 30, 2016
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Simons Lecture Series: Claudia Scheimbauer (MPI Bonn): Operads, factorization algebras, and (topological) quantum field theory with a flavor of higher categories
Feb 29, 2016  Mar 04, 2016
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Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Alex Lubotzky (Hebrew U & ETH Zurich): Ramanujan complexes and topological expanders
Feb 18, 2016 05:00 PM  06:00 PM
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2015
Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Daniel Huybrechts (U Bonn): Symmetries and K3 surfaces
Dec 10, 2015 05:00 PM  06:15 PM
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Boltzmann Lecture Hall
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Nils Carqueville, Simons Junior Professor (U Vienna, ESI): Topological Quantum Field Theory (Lecture Course)
Oct 01, 2015  Jan 31, 2016
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Junya Yagi (SISSA): Quiver gauge theories and integrable lattice models
Jun 17, 2015 04:15 PM  05:15 PM
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Paige North (U Cambridge): Weak factorization systems for intensional type theory
May 20, 2015 02:15 PM  03:15 PM
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Florian Schätz (U Aarhus): Representions of the based loop space
May 15, 2015 04:00 PM  05:00 PM
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Daniel Tubbenhauer (U Louvain): From Dualities to Diagrams
May 13, 2015 02:00 PM  03:00 PM
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Antonio Šiber (Institute of Physics, Zagreb): Conformations of circular DNA bundles in viruses
May 11, 2015 01:15 PM  02:05 PM
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Simon Lentner (U Hamburg): BiGalois objects and the Brauer Picard group
May 07, 2015 02:15 PM  03:05 PM
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Gregor Schaumann (MPI Bonn): Algebraic operations from topological field theory
Mar 17, 2015 11:00 AM  12:00 PM
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Alain Connes (Collège de France): The Arithmetic Site (3 Lectures)
Mar 05, 2015  Mar 11, 2015
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Nils Carqueville, Simons Junior Professor (ESI, U Vienna): Introduction to category theory (Lecture Course)
Mar 05, 2015  Jun 30, 2015
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Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Pierre Vanhove (IHES): Modular invariance and duality symmetries in Quantum Field Theory and String Theory
Mar 04, 2015 05:00 PM  06:00 PM
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Domenico Fiorenza (U Rome 1): Central extensions of mapping class groups from characteristic classes
Feb 18, 2015 04:30 PM  05:30 PM
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Alessandro Valentino (MPI Bonn): Boundary conditions for extended TQFTs and anomalies
Feb 18, 2015 03:15 PM  04:15 PM
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Wolfgang Wieland (Penn State University): Covariant loop quantum gravity
Jan 09, 2015 03:15 PM  04:15 PM
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2014
Ivan Matić (U of Osijek): Composition series and Jacquet modules method
Dec 17, 2014 11:30 AM  12:45 PM
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Igor Ciganović (U Zagreb): Zelevinsky classification of irreducible unramified representations of the metaplectic group
Dec 17, 2014 10:00 AM  11:15 AM
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Anthony Blanc (ESI, U Vienna): Topological Ktheory of dgcategories (part 2/2)
Oct 23, 2014 04:00 PM  05:00 PM
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Alessandro Valentino (MPI Bonn): Topological quantum field theory via higher category theory (Simons Lecture Course on Mathematical Physics)
Oct 20, 2014  Oct 24, 2014
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Anthony Blanc (ESI, U Vienna): Topological Ktheory of dgcategories (part 1/2)
Oct 09, 2014 03:15 PM  04:15 PM
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Nils Carqueville (ESI, U Vienna): Infinitedimensional lie algebras (Seminar)
Oct 02, 2014  Jan 31, 2015
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Nils Carqueville (ESI, U Vienna): Introduction to conformal field theory (Lecture course)
Oct 02, 2014  Jan 31, 2015
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Magnus Engenhorst (U Bonn): Bridgeland stability and BPS states (Simons Lecture Course on Mathematical Physics)
Sep 15, 2014  Sep 19, 2014
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Paul Wedrich (U Cambridge): Categorified colored HOMFLY invariants of rational tangles (Simons Lecture on Mathematical Physics)
Jun 30, 2014 10:30 AM  11:30 AM
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Roberto Volpato (MPI Golm): Symmetries of N=(4,4) nonlinear sigma models (Simons Lecture on Mathematical Physics)
Jun 25, 2014 02:15 PM  03:15 PM
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Grischa Karssen (U of Cologne): The galactic center
Jun 05, 2014 02:00 PM  04:00 PM
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Christopher Cashen (U Vienna): Quasiisometry invariants from decorated trees
Apr 09, 2014 03:00 PM  04:00 PM
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Andrew Duncan (Newcastle U): Subgroups of the automorphism groups of partially commutative groups (RAAGs)
Apr 09, 2014 01:30 PM  02:30 PM
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Arye Juhasz (Technion, Haifa): The isoperimetric function of groups defined by a single positive word
Apr 08, 2014 01:00 PM  02:00 PM
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Alexei Semikhatov (Lebedev Physics Institute, Moscow): From conformal field theory to Nichols algebras and back
Mar 14, 2014 11:00 AM  12:00 PM
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Nils Carqueville (ESI, U Vienna): Topological quantum field theory
Mar 04, 2014  Jun 24, 2014
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Nils Carqueville (ESI, U Vienna): Introduction to topological quantum field theory
Mar 04, 2014  Jun 24, 2014
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Nils Carqueville (SUNY, Stony Brook): Equivariant completion of defect bicategories
Feb 26, 2014 09:30 AM  10:30 AM
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Thang Le (Georgia Tech): The Habiro ring and invariants of 3manifolds
Feb 25, 2014 04:00 PM  05:00 PM
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Alan Carey (ANU Canberra): A geometric approach to twisted Khomology
Feb 25, 2014 09:30 AM  10:30 AM
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Jørgen Ellegaard Andersen (Aarhus U): Quantum representations of mapping class groups via geometric quantization of moduli spaces
Feb 24, 2014 04:00 PM  05:00 PM
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Ingo Runkel (U Hamburg): Spin from defects in twodimensional field theory
Feb 24, 2014 09:30 AM  10:30 AM
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Jeffrey Morton (U Hamburg): Towards extended TQFT from higher gauge theory
Feb 14, 2014 02:30 PM  03:30 PM
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Sebastian Burciu (Simion Stoilow Institute of Mathematics of the Romanian Academy): On the Grothendieck groups of equivariantized fusion categories
Feb 14, 2014 11:00 AM  12:00 PM
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2013
Erwin Schrödinger Lecture: Hans Werner Ballmann (U Bonn and MPI of Mathematics, Bonn) Small eigenvalues on hyperbolic surfaces
Dec 03, 2013 05:00 PM  06:00 PM
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Della Dumbaugh (U Richmond): Meet Margaret S. Matchett and her thesis "On the zeta function for ideles" (1946)"
Oct 18, 2013 05:00 PM  06:00 PM
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Monica Guica: On black holes and star products
Sep 30, 2013 02:00 PM  03:00 PM
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Roland Donninger: Recent global results for nonlinear wave equations
Sep 27, 2013 02:30 PM  03:30 PM
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Jacopo Stoppa: Recent applications of wallcrossing to algebraic and differential geometry
Sep 27, 2013 11:30 AM  12:30 PM
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Julie Rowlett: The Mathematics of "Hearing the Shape of a Drum"
Sep 27, 2013 09:30 AM  10:30 AM
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Erwin Schrödinger Lecture Hall
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Nils Carqueville (Stony Brook): Quantum field theory and higher algebra
Sep 16, 2013 02:00 PM  03:00 PM
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Erwin Schrödinger Lecture Hall
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M. Cacciari (LPTHE Paris), G. Soyez (IphT Saclay): Pileup and the underlying event
Jul 11, 2013 10:30 AM  11:30 AM
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Boltzmann Lecture Hall
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Simone Marzani (Durham University): Jet Substructure
Jul 09, 2013 10:30 AM  11:30 AM
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Johan Steen (Norwegian University of Science and Technology): A simpleminded approach to the Orlov spectrum in type D
Jul 04, 2013 12:00 AM  11:55 PM
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