The PIMS Network Wide Colloquium

Starting in 2021, PIMS has inaugurated a high-level network-wide colloquium series. Distinguished speakers will give talks across the full PIMS network with one talk per month during the academic term. The 2021 speaker series is part of the PIMS 25th Anniversary showcase.

Title Speaker Datesort descending
New lower bounds for van der Waerden numbers Ben Green February 11, 2021 - 9:30pm
From hopping particles to Macdonald and Schubert polynomials Lauren K. Williams March 11, 2021 - 9:30pm
The Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe and Everything John Baez April 7, 2021 - 8:30pm
Isomorphic reverse isoperimetry and Lipschitz extension Assaf Naor September 23, 2021 - 1:30am
Z_2 harmonic spinors in gauge theory Rafe Mazzeo November 18, 2021 - 1:30pm
Monge-Kantorovich distance and PDEs Benoît Perthame January 20, 2022 - 1:30am
Mathematician Helping Art Historians and Art Conservators Ingrid Daubechies February 24, 2022 - 1:30pm
Transcendental values of power series and dynamical degrees Holly Kreiger March 24, 2022 - 1:30pm
A moment with L-functions Matilde Lalín May 12, 2022 - 9:00am
AI for Science; and the Implication for Mathematics Weinan E October 20, 2022 - 4:00pm
Understanding form and function in vascular tumours Helen Byrne February 16, 2023 - 1:30pm
Free boundary regularity for the obstacle problem Alessio Figalli March 23, 2023 - 1:30pm
Understanding arithmetic and geometry through cutting and pasting Ravi Vakil September 21, 2023 - 1:30pm
Surface sums and Yang-Mills gauge theory Scott Sheffield, MIT October 19, 2023 - 12:31pm
SALSA, PICANTE y VERDE: Machine Learning attacks on LWE with small sparse secrets Kristin Lauter, META November 16, 2023 - 12:23pm