Stanford University

Upcoming Events

Friday, July 10, 2020
12:00 PM
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Zoom
John Christian Ottem (Univ. of Oslo)

“I will explain how tropical degenerations and birational specialization techniques can be used in rationality problems. In particular, I will apply these techniques to study quartic fivefolds and complete intersections of a quadric and a cubic in P^6. This is joint work with Johannes Nicaise…

Monday, July 13, 2020
4:00 PM
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Online
Jimmy He (Stanford Math)

The Mallows measure on the symmetric group gives a way to generate random permutations which are more likely to be sorted than not. There has been a lot of recent work to try and understand limiting properties of Mallows permutations. I'll discuss recent work on the joint distribution of…

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
12:00 PM
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Zoom TBA
Gilad Lerman (Univ. of Minnesota)

The problem of group synchronization asks to recover states of objects
associated with group elements given possibly corrupted relative state
measurements (or group ratios) between pairs of objects. This problem
arises in important data-related tasks, such as structure from…

Wednesday, July 22, 2020
12:00 PM
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Zoom TBA
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
12:00 PM
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Zoom TBA
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
2:00 PM
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Zoom (email Dylan Cant for link)
TBA
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
2:00 PM
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Zoom (email Dylan Cant for link)
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Wednesday, August 12, 2020
2:00 PM
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Zoom (email Dylan Cant for link)
TBA
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
2:00 PM
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Zoom (email Dylan Cant for link)
TBA
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
2:00 PM
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Zoom (email Dylan Cant for link)
TBA