**2014**
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December 2 | **Current Topics in the Natural Sciences: **How did the universe begin, and how will we know? |

November 15 | **Bay Area Algebraic Number Theory and Arithmetic Geometry (BAANTAG) Day** |

November 13, 14, & 18 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Thomas Spencer (IAS) |

November 4 | **“Toy Models”** A Public Lecture by Tadashi Tokieda (Cambridge University) video |

November 1 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

September 27 | **Bay Area Discrete Math Day Conference** |

July 13 | **Workshop on Kinetic Theory and Gas Dynamics** |

June 17–20 | **MMDS 2014: Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets** |

May 14 & 21 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** M.S. Narasimhan (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research & Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore) |

May 10 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

May 9 & 12 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Gerhard Huisken (Tübingen) |

May 8 | **Beatrice Yormark Distinguished Visitor Lecture:** Sun-Yung Alice Chang (Princeton) |

April 26 | **Bay Area Algebraic Number Theory and Arithmetic Geometry (BAANTAG) Day** |

April 21 & 22 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** George Lusztig (MIT) |

April 17 & 21 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Vladas Sidoravicius (IMPA, Brazil) |

April 16 | **“The Mathematics of Clothing Design”** A Public Lecture by Étienne Ghys (UMPA, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon) video |

March 17 | **Special Geometry Seminar:** James Simons (Simons Foundation) |

February 8 & 9 | Joint Meeting: **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS) & Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar (PNGS)** |

February 1 & 2 | ** Lie Theory Workshop on Quantum Groups** |

January 17, 22, & 24 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Jacob Fox (MIT) |

**2013**
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November 7 | **Inaugural Kai-Lai Chung Memorial Lecture: “Resource Sharing in Stochastic Networks”** Ruth J. Williams (UC–San Diego) |

November 5 | **“Mathematics of Bats”** A Public Lecture by Professor Cédric Villani (L’Institut Henri Poincaré) video |

October 26 & 27 | **JBK90:** A conference in honor of Joe Keller’s 90th Birthday |

October 29 & November 19 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Hillel Furstenberg (Hebrew University, Jerusalem) |

October 21 & 28; December 9 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Jean-Pierre Bourguignon (Honorary Professor, IHÉS) *October* *December* |

October 19 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

October 16 | **Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture:** Jean-Pierre Bourguignon (Honorary Professor, IHÉS) |

August 5–18 | **Applied Mathematics Summer School and Workshop** |

June 24–August 30 | **Stanford Undergraduate Research Institute in Mathematics (SURIM)** |

June 19–22 | **Workshop: “Periods of Automorphic Forms and Applications” ** |

May 18 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

May 14 | **“Mathematics as Metaphor: From Curved Spaces to Quantum Topology”** A Public / Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture by Curtis McMullen (Harvard) video |

April 18 | **Beatrice Yormark Distinguished Visitor Lecture:** Andrea Bertozzi (UCLA) |

March 9 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

February 21 | **Award-Winning Teachers on Teaching:** Ravi Vakil |

February 14 | **Beatrice Yormark Distinguished Visitor Lecture:** Amie Wilkinson (University of Chicago) |

January 24–27 | **“Recent developments in applied mathematics”** A conference in honor of George Papanicolaou’s 70th birthday |

January 10 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** János Kollár (Princeton) |

**2012**
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November 29, December 5 & 6 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Peter Scholze (Bonn) |

October 30 | **“Rubik, Escher, Bank$”** A Public Lecture by Professor Brian Conrad video |

October 25, 29, & 31 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Michael Struwe (ETH Zürich) |

August 13–16 | **“Automorphic Forms, Representations and Combinatorics” **A Conference in Honor of Daniel Bump |

July 30–August 11 | **Workshop and Conference on Holomorphic Curves and Low Dimensional Topology** |

July 23–27 | **“Algebraic Topology: Applications and New Directions”** A Conference in Honor of Gunnar Carlsson, Ralph Cohen, and Ib Madsen |

July 16–21 | **West Coast Algebraic Topology Summer School (WCATSS)** |

July 10–13 | **MMDS 2012: Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets** |

July 8–28 | **Workshop on Kinetic Theory and Gas Dynamics** |

June 25–August 17 | **Stanford Undergraduate Research Institute in Mathematics (SURIM)** |

June 6 | **Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture:** Reviel Netz (Stanford University) |

June 2 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

May 31 | **Beatrice Yormark Distinguished Visitor Lecture:** Anna Wienhard (Princeton University) |

May 26 & 27 | ** Young Researchers Meet 2012** (Mathematics and Computer Science) |

April 21–22 | **Conference in Memory of Robert Osserman** |

April 11, 12, & 16 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Jean-Michel Bismut (Université Paris-sud–Orsay) |

April 2, 4, & 9 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Ben Green (Trinity College, University of Cambridge) |

March 8 | **Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series:** ” target=”_blank”>Computational Entropy Salil Vadhan (Harvard University) |

March 3 | **Bay Area Algebraic Number Theory and Arithmetic Geometry (BAANTAG) Day** |

March 1 | **Beatrice Yormark Distinguished Visitor Lecture:** Dusa McDuff (Barnard College) |

February 8 | **“Rational solutions to cubic equations”** A Public Lecture by Benedict Gross video |

February 4 & 5 | ** Lie Theory Workshop on Quantum Groups** |

February 4 & 5 | Joint Meeting: **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** & **Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar (PNGS)** |

**2011**
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November 30 | **“Mathematics and Magic Tricks”** A Public Lecture by Persi Diaconis |

November 19 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

September 27 & 28 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Bo’az Klartag (Tel Aviv University) |

May 1 | **2011 Stanford Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival** (for middle school and high school students) |

April 23 | ** Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

April 20 | **Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture:** Manjul Bhargava (Princeton/MSRI) |

February 10 | **Award-Winning Teachers on Teaching Series**: Ralph Cohen, Mathematics Faculty |

February 9 | **“The Shape of Inner Space”** A Public Lecture by S.T. Yau video |

February 5 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

January 31; February 2 & 4 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Ngaiming Mok (Director, Institute of Mathematical Research—The University of Hong Kong) |

**2010**
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October 27 & 28 | **Chern-Simons Theory: Applications to Geometry & Physics** videos: Edward Witten James Simons Shoucheng Zhang |

October 21 | **“GARDNERFEST—Festival of the Mind”** |

October 6 | **“The Cosmic Distance Ladder”** A Public Lecture by Terence Tao |

October 5 & 7 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Terence Tao (UCLA) |

August 2–6 | **Summer Topology Workshop** |

June 28–July 2 | **Pacific Rim Conference on Mathematics** |

June 15–18 | **MMDS 2010: Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets** |

May 17 & 18 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Serguei Novikov (Maryland–College Park & Landau/Steklov Institutes–Moscow) |

May 14, 19, & 20 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Jean-Pierre Serre (Collège de France) |

May 11 | **“In Quest of Loewner’s Paradigm”** A special lecture by Gerald S. Goodman (University of Florence) |

April 22 | **Special Department Colloquium:** David Mumford (Brown University & UC-Berkeley) |

March 11 | **Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture:** Robert Ghrist (University of Pennsylvania) |

February 6 & 7 | Joint Meeting: **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** & **Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar (PNGS)** |

January 25 & 29 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Artur Ávila (IMPA & Jussieu) |

January 7 & 8 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Gerard Ben-Arous (Courant Institute/NYU) |

**2009**
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November 6 | **Kai Lai Chung: “A Remembrance”** |

June 7 | **“Mintsfest”** A Conference in Celebration of Grigori Mints’ 70th Birthday |

May 9 | **Bay Area Differential Geometry Seminar (BADGS)** |

April 27–May 1 | **IMAGINARY: **Exhibition of Mathematical Art |

April 9 | **Award-Winning Teachers on Teaching**: Leon Simon |

**2008**
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November 13 | **Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture:** Marcus W. Feldman (Stanford University) |

October 25–26 | **“From wave propagation to K-theory”** A conference in honor of the 60th birthday of Richard Melrose |

October 21 & 23 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Gilles Lebeau (Laboratoire J.-A. Dieudonné, Université de Nice–Sophia Antipolis) |

October 18 & 19 | **“Workshop on Applied Mathematics”** in Honor of Joseph B. Keller’s 85th Birthday |

September 27 | **17th Bay Area Discrete Math Day** |

August 18–29 | **Workshop on Holomorphic Curves: algebraic structures and geometric application** |

July 28–August 1 | **Lectures on A1 and Motivic Homotopy Theory** |

June 25–28 | **MMDS 2008: Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets** |

June 8–14 | **Workshop on Multiple Dirichlet Series** |

April 30–May 1 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Eduard Zehnder (ETH Zürich) |

March 24–27 | **Young persons workshop on String Topology and the Topology of Moduli Spaces** |

March 11 | **“From Flapping Birds to Space Telescopes: The Modern Science of Origami”** A presentation by Robert Lang |

January 23, 29, 30, & February 5 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Jacob Lurie (MIT) |

**2007**
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June 25–29 | **“’Yashafest’: New Perspectives and Challenges in Symplectic Field Theory”** A conference in honor of Yasha Eliashberg’s 60th birthday |

June 26–July 9 | **FRG meeting & Workshop on Kinetic Theory and Conservation Laws** |

May 9 | **Stefan Bergman Lecture:** Dennis Sullivan (Stony Brook University) |

April 26 & 30; May 8 & 14 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Vladimir Arnol’d (Steklov Mathematical Institute) |

March 16–18 | **Asymptotic structures in geometric analysis** |

February 23 | **“The Logic of Music, The Music of Logic”** A presentation by Rob Kapilow |

January 12–15 | **Conference on the Topology and Geometry of Moduli Spaces** |

**2006**
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September 14–18 | **“Conference on Analysis, Logic, & Number Theory”** Honoring Paul Cohen on his 72nd Birthday |

July 8–16 | **Stanford Workshop on Multiple Dirichlet Series** |

July 21–24 | ** MMDS 2006: Workshop on Algorithms for Modern Massive Data Sets** |

May 16 & 18 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Graeme Segal (Oxford University) |

April 28–May 1 | **“General Relativity & Shock Wave Theory”:** A conference in honor of Joel Smoller on his 70th Birthday |

February 16 & 23; March 1 & 9 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Vladimir Voevodsky (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) |

February 25 | **Mathematical Association of America Section Meeting** |

February 25 & 26 | **Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar (PNGS) Winter 2006 Meeting** |

February 14 & 16 | **Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lectures:** Benjamin Weiss (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) |

**2005**
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December 3 | **The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 2005** |

October 5 & 26; November 2, 9, & 16 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** François Lalonde (Université de Montréal) |

September 15–18 | **“Geometry and PDE”** A conference in honor of Leon Simon’s 60th birthday |

August 6 & 7 | **“Algebraic & Differential Topology A Conference”**in Honor of Wu-chung Hsiang’s 70th Birthday |

March 19–22 | **Association for Symbolic Logic 2005 Annual Meeting** |

February 22 & 23 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Isadore M. Singer (MIT) |

January 27–29 | **“The Mathematics of Persi Diaconis”** (at UC-San Diego) |

**2004**
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December 12–14 | **“Harmonic Analysis, Ergodic Theory and Probability”**: A conference in honor of Izzy Katznelson’s 70th birthday |

December 4 | **The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 2004** |

October 2 & 3 | **SK80:** Workshop on Mathematical Analysis and its applications in Economics, Evolutionary Theory and Bioinformatics” in honor of Sam Karlin’s 80th birthday |

July 17–31 | **FRG Meeting and Summer Workshop on Kinetic Theory and Conservation Law** |

July 20–23 | **“OrnsteinFest”** A celebration of Don Ornstein’s 70th birthday |

April 14 & 15 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Ronald Coifman (Yale University) |

April 5–16 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** “Quasimorphisms in geometry and dynamics” Leonid Polterovich (Tel Aviv University) |

January 17–18 | **Symposium Honoring Solomon Feferman** |

**2003**
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December 6 | **The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 2003** |

November 3–7 | **AIM/Stanford Relativity Workshop** |

May 7 & 8 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Hillel Furstenberg (Hebrew University) |

April 19 & 20 | **Western Algebraic Geometry Seminar (WAGS)** |

January 24–26 | **“Random Phenomena in Applied Mathematics”** A Conference in Honor of George Papanicolaou’s 60th birthday |

January 1, 27, & 31; February 7 & 10 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Boris Dubrovin (SISSA & Steklov Institute) |

January 4 & 5 | **JBK80:** “Workshop on Applied Mathematics—Future Directions” |

**2002**
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May 1 | **“A Beautiful Mind: The story of John Nash”** A presentation by Sylvia Nasar |

April 27 & 28 | **Commemorative Conference in Memory of David Gilbarg** |

April 23 & 25 | **Stefan Bergman Lectures:** Steve Zelditch (Johns Hopkins University) |

April 1–June 7 | **Workshop on General Relativity** |

January 16–30 | **MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series:** Jean-Pierre Kahane (Université de Paris-Sud–Orsay) |

**2001**
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August 12–16 | **Workshop on Topology of Moduli Spaces** |

July 30–August 3 | **Conference on Algebraic Topological Methods in Computer Science** |

April 25 | **“The Elegant Universe”** A special lecture by Brian Greene |

January 26 & 27 | **Fixed Income Research Conference** |

## 1998 | |

1998–2002 | **MGSS: Mathematical Geophysics Summer School** |