Stanford University

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Distinguished Lecture
Monday, January 27, 2020
2:00 PM
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History Corner 200 205
Professor Richard Stanley

A parking function of length n is a sequence a1, a2, . . . , an of positive integers whose increasing rearrangement b1 ≤ b2 ≤ · ·…

Distinguished Lecture
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
2:00 PM
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Bldg 380 Room 384H
Professor Richard Stanley (MIT)

Let R be a commutative ring (with identity) and A an n × n matrix over R. Suppose there exist n × n matrices P, Q invertible over R for which PAQ is a…

Poincaré Lecture
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
4:30 PM
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Bldg 380 Room 380W
Professor Cliff Taubes (Harvard University)

Abstract:  Z/2 harmonic forms are closed and coclosed 1-forms with values in a real line bundle that is defined on the complement of a cxdimension 2 subvariety of a Riemannian manifold with their norms being zero on this same subvariety. These objects are now known…

Poincaré Lecture
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
3:15 PM
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Bldg 380 Room 383N
Professor Cliff Taubes (Harvard University)

Z/2 harmonic forms are closed and coclosed 1-forms with values in a real line bundle that is defined on the complement of a cxdimension 2 subvariety of a Riemannian manifold with their norms being zero on the same subvariety. These objects are now known to appear (in dimensions 2-4) in diverse…

Beatrice Yormark Lecture
Thursday, January 30, 2020
4:30 PM
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Bldg 380 Room 380W
Professor Maria Chudnovsky (Princeton University)

What is the effect of excluding an induced subgraph on the global structure of a graph?  While there do not seem to be general structural consequences, a conjecture of Erdős and Hajnal says that graphs with forbidden induced subgraphs behave very differently from general graphs; more…

Distinguished Lecture
Saturday, February 1, 2020
4:00 PM
Jussi Behrndt, Technische Universitat Graz

Not actual date of lecture. Date is TBA

Bergman Lecture
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
4:30 PM
Professor Horng Tzer Yau

Actual date of lecture TBA