Category: Colloquia

5/18/2022 Colloquium

Speaker: David Nelson (Harvard) Title: Statistical Mechanics of Mutilated Sheets and Shells Abstract:  Understanding deformations of macroscopic thin plates and shells has a long and rich history, culminating …

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4/27/2022 Colloquium

Venue: Virtual Speaker:  Venkatesan Guruswami (UC Berkeley) Title: Long common subsequences between bit-strings and the zero-rate threshold of deletion-correcting codes Abstract: Suppose we transmit n bits on a noisy …

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