Department of Mathematics
Tuesday, February 7
Geometry and Topology
Speaker: Amitesh Datta, Princeton University
Title: Does the Jones polynomial of a knot detect the unknot? A novel approach via braid group representations and class numbers of number fields.
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Place: Online (virtual meeting)
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Wednesday, February 8
Combinatorics and Graph Theory
Speaker: Wenjie Fang, Graz University of Technology
Title: Parabolic Tamari Lattices in Linear Type B
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Place: Online (virtual meeting)
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Speaker: Yier Lin, University of Chicago
Title: Some recent progress in the weak noise theory of the KPZ equation
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Place: Online (virtual meeting)
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Analysis and PDE
Speaker: Alexander Volberg, MSU
Title: Noncommutative Bohnenblust--Hille inequalities and application to learning the quantum observables
Time: 4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Place: C304 Wells Hall
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Thursday, February 9
Conversations among Colleagues
Speaker: Round Table Discussion, MSU
Title: Flexibility at Scale: Makeup Exams and Syllabus policies
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Place: D101 Wells Hall

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