• May 18, 2022 02:00 PM
Speaker:
Title: New Technologies in Mathematics
Venue: Virtual

During 2021–2022, the CMSA will host a seminar on Computers and Math, organized by Michael Douglas. This seminar will take place on Wednesdays from 2:00–3:00 pm (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact Michael Douglas (mdouglas@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/26/2022 Alex Davies, DeepMind Title: Machine learning with mathematicians Abstract: Can machine learning be a useful tool for research mathematicians? There are many examples of mathematicians pioneering new technologies to aid our understanding of the mathematical world: using very early computers to help formulate the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture and using computer aid to prove the four colour…

  • May 17, 2022 09:00 AM
Speaker:
Title: Combinatorics, Physics and Probability Seminar
Venue: Virtual

During the 2021–22 academic year, the CMSA will be hosting a seminar on Combinatorics, Physics and Probability, organized by Matteo Parisi and Michael Simkin. This seminar will take place on Tuesdays at 9:00 am – 10:00 am (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact the organizers Matteo (mparisi@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu) and Michael (msimkin@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/25/2022 *note special time 9:00–10:00 AM ET Jacob Bourjaily (Penn State University, Eberly College of Science Title: Adventures in Perturbation Theory Abstract: Recent years have seen tremendous advances in our understanding of perturbative quantum field theory—fueled largely by discoveries (and eventual explanations and exploitation)…

  • May 11, 2022 02:00 PM
Speaker:
Title: New Technologies in Mathematics
Venue: Virtual

During 2021–2022, the CMSA will host a seminar on Computers and Math, organized by Michael Douglas. This seminar will take place on Wednesdays from 2:00–3:00 pm (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact Michael Douglas (mdouglas@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/26/2022 Alex Davies, DeepMind Title: Machine https://cmsa.fas.harvard.edu/event/1-26-2022-new-technologies-in-mathematics/learning with mathematicians Abstract: Can machine learning be a useful tool for research mathematicians? There are many examples of mathematicians pioneering new technologies to aid our understanding of the mathematical world: using very early computers to help formulate the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture and using computer aid to prove the four colour…

  • May 10, 2022 09:00 AM
Speaker:
Title: Combinatorics, Physics and Probability Seminar
Venue: Virtual

During the 2021–22 academic year, the CMSA will be hosting a seminar on Combinatorics, Physics and Probability, organized by Matteo Parisi and Michael Simkin. This seminar will take place on Tuesdays at 9:00 am – 10:00 am (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact the organizers Matteo (mparisi@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu) and Michael (msimkin@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/25/2022 *note special time 9:00–10:00 AM ET Jacob Bourjaily (Penn State University, Eberly College of Science Title: Adventures in Perturbation Theory Abstract: Recent years have seen tremendous advances in our understanding of perturbative quantum field theory—fueled largely by discoveries (and eventual explanations and exploitation)…

  • May 03, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • May 03, 2022 09:00 AM
Speaker:
Title: Combinatorics, Physics and Probability Seminar
Venue: Virtual

During the 2021–22 academic year, the CMSA will be hosting a seminar on Combinatorics, Physics and Probability, organized by Matteo Parisi and Michael Simkin. This seminar will take place on Tuesdays at 9:00 am – 10:00 am (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact the organizers Matteo (mparisi@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu) and Michael (msimkin@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/25/2022 *note special time 9:00–10:00 AM ET Jacob Bourjaily (Penn State University, Eberly College of Science Title: Adventures in Perturbation Theory Abstract: Recent years have seen tremendous advances in our understanding of perturbative quantum field theory—fueled largely by discoveries (and eventual explanations and exploitation)…

  • April 26, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • April 19, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • April 12, 2022 09:00 AM
Speaker:
Title: Combinatorics, Physics and Probability Seminar
Venue: Virtual

During the 2021–22 academic year, the CMSA will be hosting a seminar on Combinatorics, Physics and Probability, organized by Matteo Parisi and Michael Simkin. This seminar will take place on Tuesdays at 9:00 am – 10:00 am (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact the organizers Matteo (mparisi@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu) and Michael (msimkin@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/25/2022 *note special time 9:00–10:00 AM ET Jacob Bourjaily (Penn State University, Eberly College of Science Title: Adventures in Perturbation Theory Abstract: Recent years have seen tremendous advances in our understanding of perturbative quantum field theory—fueled largely by discoveries (and eventual explanations and exploitation)…

  • April 12, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • April 05, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • April 05, 2022 09:00 AM
Speaker:
Title: Combinatorics, Physics and Probability Seminar
Venue: Virtual

During the 2021–22 academic year, the CMSA will be hosting a seminar on Combinatorics, Physics and Probability, organized by Matteo Parisi and Michael Simkin. This seminar will take place on Tuesdays at 9:00 am – 10:00 am (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact the organizers Matteo (mparisi@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu) and Michael (msimkin@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 1/25/2022 *note special time 9:00–10:00 AM ET Jacob Bourjaily (Penn State University, Eberly College of Science Title: Adventures in Perturbation Theory Abstract: Recent years have seen tremendous advances in our understanding of perturbative quantum field theory—fueled largely by discoveries (and eventual explanations and exploitation)…

  • March 29, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • March 24, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: General Relativity Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • March 22, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • March 22, 2022 09:00 AM
Speaker:
Title: Combinatorics, Physics and Probability Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • March 17, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: General Relativity Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • March 15, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker: Benjamin Gammage
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual

During the 2021–22 academic year, the CMSA will be hosting a seminar on Algebraic Geometry in String Theory, organized by Yun Shi and Tsung-Ju Lee. This seminar will take place on Tuesdays at 9:30am – 10:30am (Boston time). The meetings will take place virtually on Zoom. To learn how to attend, please fill out this form, or contact the organizers Yun (yshi@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu) and Tsung-Ju (tjlee@cmsa.fas.harvard.edu). The schedule below will be updated as talks are confirmed. Spring 2022 Date Speaker Title/Abstract 2/1/2022 Carl Lian, Institut für Mathematik at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Title: Curve-counting with fixed domain (“Tevelev degrees”) Abstract: We will consider the following problem: if (C,x_1,…,x_n) is a fixed general pointed curve, and X is a fixed target variety with general points y_1,…,y_n, then how…

  • March 10, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: General Relativity Seminar
Venue: Virtual
  • March 08, 2022 09:30 AM
Speaker:
Title: Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Venue: Virtual