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2017 Big Data Conference, Aug. 18-19

The Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications will be hosting a conference on Big Data from August 18 – 19, 2017, in Hall D of the Science Center at Harvard University.   The Big Data Conference features many speakers from the Harvard community as well as scholars from across the globe, with talks focusing on computer science, statistics, […]

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Noga Alon Public Talk, 9-7-17

Noga Alon (Tel Aviv University) will be giving a public talk on September 7, 2017,as part of the program on combinatorics and complexity hosted by the CMSA during AY17-18.  The talk will be at 5:00pm in Askwith Hall, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA. Title: Graph Coloring: Local and Global Abstract: Graph Coloring is arguably the most popular subject in Discrete Mathematics, […]

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Special Lecture Series on Donaldson-Thomas and Gromov-Witten Theories

From March 8 to April 19, the Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications will be hosting a special lecture series on Donaldson-Thomas and Gromov-Witten Theories. Artan Sheshmani (QGM Aarhus and CMSA Harvard) will give eight talks on the topic on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00-10:30 am, which will be recorded and promptly available on CMSA’s Youtube Channel. […]

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Workshop on Coding and Information Theory

The workshop on coding and information theory will take place April 9-13, 2018 at the Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, located at 20 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA. This workshop will focus on new developments in coding and information theory that sit at the intersection of combinatorics and complexity, and will bring together researchers from several […]

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Workshop on Additive Combinatorics, Oct. 2-6, 2017

The workshop on additive combinatorics will take place October 2-6, 2017 at the Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, located at 20 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA. Additive combinatorics is a mathematical area bordering on number theory, discrete mathematics, harmonic analysis and ergodic theory. It has achieved a number of successes in pure mathematics in the last […]

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Ding Shum Lectures, 10-10-17

Leslie Valiant will be giving the inaugural talk of the Ding Shum Lectures on Tuesday, October 10 at 5:00pm in Science Center Hall D, Cambridge, MA. Learning as a Theory of Everything Abstract: We start from the hypothesis that all the information that resides in living organisms was initially acquired either through learning by an […]

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Jennifer Chayes Public Talk, 11-02-17

Jennifer Chayes (Microsoft Research) will be giving a public talk on November 02, 2017,as part of the program on combinatorics and complexity hosted by the CMSA during AY17-18.  The talk will be at 5:00pm in Askwith Hall, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA. Title: Network Science: From the Online World to Cancer Genomics Abstract: Everywhere we turn these […]

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Workshop on Probabilistic and Extremal Combinatorics

The workshop on Probabilistic and Extremal Combinatorics will take place February 5-9, 2018 at the Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, located at 20 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA. Extremal and Probabilistic Combinatorics are two of the most central branches of modern combinatorial theory. Extremal Combinatorics deals with problems of determining or estimating the maximum or minimum possible cardinality of a […]

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Workshop on Algebraic Methods in Combinatorics

The workshop on Algebraic Methods in Combinatorics will take place November 13-17, 2017 at the Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, located at 20 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA. The main focus of the workshop is the application of algebraic method to study problems in combinatorics.  In recent years there has been a large number of results […]

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Workshop on Discrete and Topological Models for Effective Field Theories, January 9-13, 2017

The Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications will be hosting a Workshop on “Discrete and Topological Models for Effective Field Theories,” January 9-13, 2017.  The workshop will be hosted in G02 of the CMSA Building located at 20 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138. Titles, abstracts and schedule will be provided nearer to the event. Participants: Dan Freed, UT Austin Anton […]

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